This individual possesses the knowledge, technical experience and interpersonal ability necessary in the performance of respiratory care.
REQUIRED EDUCATION, TRAINING, and/or EXPERIENCE Prior experience in respiratory care and in all areas of respiratory care desired. REQUIRED LICENSES and CERTIFICATIONS Current Respiratory Licensure in the State of Georgia. BLS certification required. ACLS certification within six months of hire. PALS certification within 6 months of hire. NRP certification within six months of hire if working in NICU. OTHER REQUIRED SPECIAL SKILLS and KNOWLEDGE Requires considerable walking or standing, moving of some heavy equipment, moving of small equipment, patient contact; occasional periods of high stress.
North Fulton Hospital (NFH), part of Tenet Georgia, is a 202-bed, acute-care hospital located on Highway 9, Alpharetta Highway, in Roswell. Opened in 1983, NFH serves North Fulton and surrounding counties through its team of more than 1,000 employees, 400 staff physicians and 200 volunteers. NFH is a state-designated Level II trauma center and provides a continuum of services through its centers and programs, including neurosciences, women’s health services, orthopedics, rehabilitation, surgical services, gastroenterology and oncology.
The hospital is fully accredited and is also recognized by the American College of Surgeon’s Commission on Cancer as an Accredited Cancer Program, as well as being certified as a Primary Stroke Center by the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, the nation’s oldest and largest hospital accreditation agency. Learn More >