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Lincare, Inc. Respiratory Therapist / Nurse - Denver, CO in Denver, Colorado

The Health Care Specialist performs equipment setups in a timely andprofessional manner. This employee is generally responsible for the setup ofhighly technical equipment such as ventilators, monitors, and CPAP units.The Health Care Specialist also provides technical assistance with equipmentand may end up performing setup of all types of oxygen equipment as well.* Provides patient education as an intricate part of the patient careactivity according to the patient's need and Lincare policy, frequently inthe patient's home* Requires use of a personal vehicle with a valid driver's license* Performs complete and professional patient assessments in accordance withLincare policies and procedures* Maintains current knowledge of respiratory homecare techniques andrelevant respiratory therapy concepts* Follows applicable policies and procedures of the Safety and RegulatoryManual regarding General Safety, OSHA (includes the proper use of PersonalProtective Equipment), DOT (driving safety), FDA, and Emergency Planning* Represents Lincare through professional personal appearance, patientcare activities, and content of written reports* Facilitates prescription collection* Maintains patient records incomplete and organized manner in compliancewith accreditation standards* Work on-call evenings and weekends on an as scheduled basis* Frequency is determined by the center size and the number of employeesavailable to share in the responsibility* Must respond in a timely mannerLincare is an equal opportunity employer, access and affirmative actionemployer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employmentregardless of race, color, religion, creed, sex,age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status,sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status,genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.AA/EOE, M/F/Disabled/Veterans