Cardiopulmonary Director

Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Date Posted: 27-06-2018
Job Summary and Duties
Reporting to the COO, this individual assumes the role as a leader in planning, directing and managing Cardiopulmonary Services, EKG, EEG and Sleep Disorders Center and staff to assure quality service on a 24-hour basis. 
Manage overall clinical, quality, administrative and fiscal aspects Cardiopulmonary Services
Work with administration on planning, organizing, and directing Cardiopulmonary and Sleep Disorders Center
Ensure compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations
Supervise approximately 70 FTE’s
Communicate appropriately and clearly to physicians, staff, Medical Director and administrative team
Demonstrate knowledge /understanding of trauma protocols and initiates/performs protocols
Demonstrate critical airway skills, patient assessment and decision-making skills necessary in Code Blue and Rapid Response calls
Performs Pulmonary Function Studies and works with patient to achieve best results
Current Florida CRT or RRT License
Bachelor’s Degree
BCLS Certification
Graduate of an AMA-approved School of Respiratory Therapy or equivalent
Experience/ Skills:
5+ years’ experience in Respiratory Care in an acute care setting
Minimum 2 years supervisory experience at Director/Manager level
Ability to use ABG machine, ventilators, IPPB, CPAP/BIPAP machines
Ability to perform arterial puncture for ABG analysis

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