FSR (Federal Staffing Resources)
  • Colorado Springs, CO, USA
  • Full Time

 

Pulmonary Lab Technician job in Colorado Springs, CO. 

The Pulmonary Lab Technician job is within the military medical system and is a civilian position. Civilian and military personnel work together in the extensive military medical system. The hospitals and medical clinics provide services to the active duty military service members, military retirees, and their families and provide a full range of medical services. 

Our employees are our best assets! Come join our team of healthcare professionals where you are valued.

  • Fantastic PTO accrual rate
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Benefit Package (health, dental, and vision plans)

Pulmonary Lab Technician Job Overview:

  • Perform cardiopulmonary functions such as electrocardiograms, exercise stress testing, and ambulatory electrocardiographic monitoring.
  • Assists physician with fiberoptic bronchoscopy for diagnosis and therapy.
  • Interprets arrhythmias.
  • Operates and maintains specialized equipment to evaluate respiratory or pulmonary functions, and respiratory physiology.
  • Performs spirometry, flow volume loops, lung volumes, diffusion capacities, and closing volumes.
  • Draws and analyzes arterial blood gas samples, maintains quality control of arterial blood gas machines and CO oximeters, including proficiency testing.
  • Performs broncho-provovation and exercise testing.
  • Under orders of a physician, administers respiratory care such as oxygen and aerosol therapy, mechanical ventilator management, and preparation and administration of respiratory medications.
  • Assists physician with intubation and extubation procedures. Performs endotracheal tube care, maintains patient airway. Ensures bronchial hygiene through incentive spirometry and specialized breathing instructions.
  • Prepares and instructs patient to use equipment or perform procedure. Checks patient and equipment, and changes equipment. Monitors data display on physiological equipment, and obtains and records vital signs.
  • Performs cardiopulmonary laboratory administrative, maintenance, and support functions. Ensures equipment is calibrated to manufacturer's specifications. Cleans, disinfects, and sterilizes (or prepares for sterilization) cardiopulmonary equipment. Operationally checks and inspects equipment.
  • Determines inventory level of disposable supplies; stocks accordingly; and returns excess stock. Prepares equipment requisitions. Ensures emergency equipment is available and functional.
  • Schedules patients for evaluations, procedures, and treatments. Obtains medical records.

Pulmonary Lab Technician Job Qualifications:

  • Graduate from an accredited cardiopulmonary laboratory specialist course to include certification from an accredited national, state or military trained equivalent school.
  • Experience performing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to care for and treat cardiopulmonary laboratory patients.
  • At least 12 months of experience within the last 24 months
  • BLS
  • ACLS
  • Knowledgeable of general anatomy and physiology; cardiopulmonary system structures and functions; basic pharmacology; patient care theory, procedures, and techniques; medical terminology; aseptic techniques; medical ethics; resuscitation techniques; maintaining and operating cardiopulmonary laboratory diagnostic and therapeutic equipment; medications, and medical computer systems.

 

 Position contingent on contract award for 1/2019 start.

Incumbents HIGHLY encourage to contact us!

Come join our team of healthcare professionals! 

 


www.FSRpeople.com

FSR provides healthcare professionals to government healthcare facilities supporting active military service members, retirees, and their families nationwide. Since 2004, FSR has matched talented individuals to organizations to create mutually beneficial, sustainable partnerships. FSR is a well-established, award winning organization built with committed professionals who have a unified vision of helping others to succeed and thrive.

We invite you to join our team and grow with us!

FSR is a woman-owned, minority, small business based out of Maryland.

 

Federal Staffing Resources dba FSR is an Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran/military spouse

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

FSR (Federal Staffing Resources)
  • Apply Now

    with our quick 3 minute Application!

  • * Fields Are Required

    What is your full name?

    How can we contact you?

    I agree to iSolved Hire's Applicant Information Use Policy.*
  • Sign Up For Job Alerts!

  • Share This Page
.
logo markets job seekers working warriors about us resources contact us