Certified Respiratory Therapist Resume Samples

The job description for this role is to assist in diagnosing, treating and managing patients dealing with pulmonary disorders. The specific and common duties listed on the Certified Respiratory Therapist Resume include – collecting and analyzing blood, sputum and breath specimen for determining oxygen, and carbon dioxide, measuring lung capacity to determine impairment, running routine treatment processes, administering required medications like chest psycho; educating patients on how to use respiratory aids, giving advice on respiratory care like smoking cessation; and supporting RRT’s and Physicians.

Job applicants for this role should have a Baccalaureate degree or an associate’s program in the chosen work field. Typically employers want successful completion of specialty respiratory therapy program as well. CRT’s also require a license to practice work in many of the states. Clinical experience and CPR certification are as well expected from potential employees.

Certified Respiratory Therapist Resume

Summary : To obtain a position with a fast paced growing company where I can utilize my construction experience and skills that allows potential for growth within the company. I hope to utilize my extensive carpentry experience to be a significant addition to any company, and can both function effectively as a carpenter on my own and work great as a member of a productive team.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Set up and operate devices such as mechanical ventilators, therapeutic gas administration apparatus, environmental control systems, and aerosol nebulizers, following specified parameters of treatment.
    2. Provide emergency care, including artificial respiration and cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
    3. Determine requirements for treatment such as type, method, and duration of therapy, precautions to be taken, and medication and dosages compatible with physicians' orders.
    4. Monitor patient's physiological responses to therapy, such as vital signs, arterial blood gases, and blood chemistry changes, and consult with physician if adverse reactions occur.
    5. Read prescription, measure arterial blood gases, and review patient information to assess patient condition.
    6. Inspect, clean, test and maintain respiratory therapy equipment to ensure equipment is functioning safely and efficiently, ordering repairs when necessary.
    7. Educate patients and their families about their conditions and teach appropriate disease management techniques, such as breathing exercises and the use of medications and respiratory equipment.
    8. Perform pulmonary function tests on a regular basis and adjust equipment to obtain optimum results in therapy.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Sr. Certified Respiratory Therapist Resume

Summary : Enthusiastic, dedicated Registered Respiratory Therapist with over 25 years of experience in the acute and rehab settings.Excel at critical thinking and time management with strong people skills.

Skills : Respiratory Therapist.

Description :

    1. Use a variety of testing techniques to assist doctors in cardiac or pulmonary research or to diagnose disorders.
    2. Determine requirements for treatment, such as type, method and duration of therapy, precautions to be taken, or medication and dosages, compatible with physicians' orders.
    3. Educate patients and their families about their conditions and teach appropriate disease management techniques, such as breathing exercises or the use of medications or respiratory equipment.
    4. Work as part of a team of physicians, nurses, or other healthcare professionals to manage patient care by assisting with medical procedures or related duties.
    5. Set up and operate devices such as mechanical ventilators, therapeutic gas administration apparatus, environmental control systems, or aerosol generators, following specified parameters of treatment.
    6. Read prescription, measure arterial blood gases, and review patient information to assess patient condition.
    7. Provide emergency care, such as artificial respiration, external cardiac massage, or assistance with cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate Of Science


Jr. Certified Respiratory Therapist Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Certified Respiratory Therapist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Computer Skills, CPR.

Description :

    1. Read prescription, measure arterial blood gases, and review patient information to assess patient condition.
    2. Monitor patient's physiological responses to therapy, such as vital signs, arterial blood gases, or blood chemistry changes, and consult with physician if adverse reactions occur.
    3. Set up and operate devices such as mechanical ventilators, therapeutic gas administration apparatus, environmental control systems, or aerosol generators, following specified parameters of treatment.
    4. Enforce safety rules and ensure careful adherence to physicians' orders.
    5. Explain treatment procedures to patients to gain cooperation and allay fears.
    6. Relay blood analysis results to a physician.
    7. Inspect, clean, test, and maintain respiratory therapy equipment to ensure equipment is functioning safely and efficiently, ordering repairs when necessary.
    8. Educate patients and their families about their conditions and teach appropriate disease management techniques, such as breathing exercises or the use of medications or respiratory equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
General

Certified Respiratory Therapist/Charge Therapist Resume

Objective : Recognized for outstanding written and verbal communication skills, experience, and dedication to job performance. Highly experienced in working with diverse populations, proficient in multi-tasking and demonstrating concern and care for others by teaching others the skills needed to have a more productive life. Maintains a positive attitude and control in a stressful environment with excellent customer service that creates positive, healthy working conditions.

Skills : Specialize with trachs, and long term care.

Description :

    1. Respiratory Therapist Job Responsibilities, Duties, and Tasks.
    2. Set up and operate devices such as mechanical ventilators, therapeutic gas administration apparatus, and aerosol generators, following specified parameters of treatment.
    3. Provide emergency care, including artificial respiration, external cardiac massage and assistance with cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
    4. Determine requirements for treatment, such as type, method and duration of therapy, precautions to be taken, and medication and dosages, compatible with physicians' orders.
    5. Monitor patient's physiological responses to therapy, such as vital signs, arterial blood gases, and blood chemistry changes, and consult with physician if adverse reactions occur.
    6. Read prescription, measure arterial blood gases, and review patient information to assess patient condition.
    7. Work as part of a team of physicians, nurses and other health care professionals to manage patient care.
    8. Enforce safety rules and ensure careful adherence to physicians' orders.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Medical Assistant

Certified Respiratory Therapist III Resume

Summary : Over 20 years of critical care experience. I also was a Paramedic for 4 years. I have excellent time management skills, great communicator, and function well under stressful situations.

Skills : New Employee Preceptor.

Description :

    1. Administer respiratory therapy care and life support to patients with deficiencies and abnormalities of cardiopulmonary system.
    2. Determine most suitable method of administering inhalants, precautions to be observed and modifications.
    3. Set up and operated mechanical ventilators, therapeutic gas administration apparatus, environmental control systems and aerosol generators for neonatal to geriatric patients.
    4. Operated equipment to ensure specific parameters of treatment, such as volume, gas concentration, humidity, and temperature.
    5. Monitored physiological responses to therapy such as vital signs, arterial blood gases, and blood chemistry changes.
    6. Performed bronchopulmonary drainage and assisted patients in performing Draw, run and analyze arterial blood gases Observe equipment function and adjusted equipment to obtain optimum results to therapy.
    7. Consult with physician in event of adverse reactions.
    8. Inspect and test respiratory equipment to ensue equipment functioned safely and efficiently.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor In Health Science

Registered/Certified Respiratory Therapist Resume

Headline : To obtain a new and challenging position with a reputable company that enables me to further my career with new experiences in the respiratory field.

Skills : Ventilator management, Blood gas analysis, Trach care, Bipap and cpap setup and management and ekg.

Description :

    1. Provide tracheostomy care by monitoring and maintaining patient's airway and ability to breathe Assessing and performing decannulation Provide emergency care, such as artificial respiration or assistance with cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
    2. Monitor patient's physiological responses to therapy, and consult with physician if adverse reactions occur.
    3. Read prescription, measure arterial blood gases, and review patient information to assess patient condition.
    4. Setup and management of devices: mechanical ventilators, CPAPs, and BiPAPS.
    5. Explain treatment procedures to patients to gain cooperation.
    6. Relay blood analysis results to a physician.
    7. Work as part of a team of physicians, nurses, or other healthcare professionals to manage patient care by assisting with medical procedures or related duties.
    8. Inspect, clean, test, and maintain respiratory therapy equipment to ensure equipment is functioning safely and efficiently, ordering repairs when necessary.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate Of Science

Certified Respiratory Therapist II Resume

Objective : Currently employed with Norton Healthcare in a prn position but I do however work at least 24 to 48 hours a week.

Skills : Intubation, ABG's, EKG's, Arterial Lines, Aerosol Txs, Oxygen Therapy.

Description :

    1. Assisted with intubations, bronchoscopies, and tracheostomy procedures.
    2. Managed patients with multiple chronic diagnoses, including COPD, CHF, and cystic fibrosis.
    3. Aided patients requiring mechanical ventilation or CPAP/BiPAP, and making changes to settings based on ABG results.
    4. Set up and operated devices such as therapeutic gas administration apparatus, and aerosol generators, following specified parameters of treatment.
    5. Performed bronchopulmonary drainage and assisted or instructed patients in performance of breathing exercises.
    6. Determined requirements for treatment, such as type, method and duration of therapy, precautions to be taken, and medications and dosages, compatible with physicians' orders.
    7. Carried out regular tracheostomy care, suctioning, and recruitment maneuvers for patients requiring long term ventilation assistance.
    8. Proficient in Electrocardiography Administered respiratory medications.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Medical Assistant

Certified Respiratory Therapist I Resume

Summary : Respiratory Therapist with over 5 year's experience managing and treating various cardiopulmonary disorders. Possesses hands on training with diverse respiratory equipment and gases and a devoted commitment to my work. Interviewing, examining and diagnosing the patients regarding their respiratory ailments. Testing the patient's blood to verify the level of oxygen and other gases in his body. Analyzing the reports, patient's medical history and test results to find the problem and the strategy to cure it.

Skills : Set up and teaching instruction on ventilators, CPAP/BIPAP machines, nebs, feeding pumps, suction machines, cough assist, pulse ox machines and non invasive Trilogy vents.

Description :

    1. Accurately documents all patient care and respiratory related activities in the hospital computer system and adheres to other hospital documentation requirements.
    2. Care procedures in accordance with established departmental policies and procedures including: Implementing, monitoring and evaluating ventilatory support.
    3. Evaluates/Assesses patients and recommends therapeutic interventions.
    4. Collects and analyzes sputum, blood, breath specimens to determine levels of oxygen, carbon dioxide, and other gases.
    5. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within Respiratory Care.
    6. Management of patients with pulmonary disorders.
    7. Responsible for the administration of oxygen, therapeutic gases, and respiratory medications to patients in accordance with physician orders.
    8. Provides specialized acute, critical, and chronic respiratory care to patients ranging from neonates to adults.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Associate Of Applied Science

Asst. Certified Respiratory Therapist Resume

Headline : Dedicated Certified Respiratory Therapist with 15 years of experience servicing a wide range of patient needs. Completed full-time respiratory therapy program in 2000.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Excel.

Description :

    1. Provide medical equipment to patient homes.
    2. Instruct patients in the use of oxygen, feeding pumps, ventilators, cpap equipment, and monitoring devices for premature newborns, infants, and adults.
    3. Review medical documentation and consult with healthcare providers when documentation is inadequate or unclear for coding purposes.
    4. Selected Contributions: Facilitate 24 Hour On-Call Service for patients in need emergency care.
    5. Ensure the consistency of care to ventilator dependent patients by maintaining equipment and on time delivery of supplies.
    6. Coach patients during the transition of using sleep aid equipment.
    7. Provide efficient charting and billing systems updating at an above standard service level to patients and co-workers.
    8. Train & Update staff on intricacies of equipment and healthcare standards.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
AAS

Associate Certified Respiratory Therapist Resume

Summary : Dedicated Registered Nurse with psychiatric experience, now seeking a fulltime/part time position as a Registered Nurse, which will enhance comprehensive health care training and skills.

Skills : Worked In NICU As Respiratory Therapist.

Description :

    1. Assessing patients breathing status, lung sounds, oxygen saturation, etc.
    2. Administering medications in aerosol form to help alleviate breathing problems and preventing respiratory infections.
    3. Obtaining and interpreting arterial blood gases.
    4. Operating and maintaining various types of equipment to administer oxygen or to assist with breathing.
    5. Employing Mechanical ventilation for treating patients who cannot breathe adequately of their own.
    6. Maintaining a patent and secure airway in patients receiving mechanical ventilation through an artificial airway.
    7. Monitor and managing therapy that will help a patient recover lung function.
    8. Performing postural drainage and percussion, sterile suctioning, tracheal care, and smoking cessation teaching to patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate In Nursing

Certified Respiratory Therapist Resume

Summary : Enjoy forming relationships with other professionals within my community and parlaying those relationships into mutually beneficial business relationships. Extremely passionate about my work, as well as more than willing to put in the hours, time and care required to become the best version of myself in order to ensure my clients are extremely satisfied with my services.

Skills : Microsoft office.

Description :

    1. Assisted in training of pulmonary fellows and support staff in the proper use and care of equipment used.
    2. Prepared and assisted with research bronchoscopy procedures.
    3. Processed biologic specimens according to established protocols.
    4. Provided aerosolized medication delivery for treatment and sputum induction for diagnostic evaluation.
    5. Provided preventive maintenance and decontamination of bronchoscopic and other diagnostic equipment in compliance with established protocols.
    6. Assisted in training of pulmonary fellows and support staff in the proper use and care of equipment used.
    7. Maintained proper inventory of supplies for pulmonary suite as well as in satellite areas providing bronchoscopy services.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma