A leading pediatric hospital, CHOP has one of the largest pediatric research programs in the world. The nation's first hospital devoted exclusively to the care of children, it has 500 beds at its primary facility and is a leader in formal pediatric medical training, pediatric emergency medicine, and adolescent medicine. In addition to its main hospital facilities, CHOP operates a pediatric health care network with owned or affiliated offices, clinics, and research facilities in Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.


 

Pulmonary Function Technologist (64 hours Bi-weekly)

The Pulmonary Function Technologist is responsible for performing modalities of pulmonary diagnostic testing offered by the PFT lab with minimal guidance.  Provides age appropriate services to infant, adolescent, and adult patients.  Performs calibration, maintenance, and troubleshooting on equipment within the lab’s scope.  Professionally interacts with vendors, patients, family members, regulatory agencies, and other medical professionals.

 

Qualifications for this position are listed below.

Licenses and Credentials

  • A valid license to practice respiratory care in Pennsylvania.

  • Certified Respiratory Technician (CRT) or Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

  • Certified Pulmonary Function Technologist (CPFT) or Registered Pulmonary Function Technologist (RPFT) within 1.5 years of hire.

  • A current Basic Life Support certification.


Required Education

  • An Associate’s degree is required
     

Required Experience​​

  • Minimum of 2 years’ of pulmonary lab or pediatric respiratory care experience

Preferred Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree
     

Preferred Credentials

  • Registered Pulmonary Function Technologist (RPFT)

  • Registered Respiratory Therapist - Neonatal Pediatric Specialist (RRT-NPS)
     


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