SB Clinical Practice Management Plan Pulmonary Function Technician in East Setauket, New York
Pulmonary Function Technician - Stony Brook Internists, UFPC
Location: East Setauket, NY
Schedule: Full time
Days/Hours: 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM, four 10 hour days
Summary of Duties: The Pulmonary Function Technician will work independently in the Department of Internal Medicine outpatient locations and will be responsible for the following:
Perform diagnostic tests on patients including; spirometry measurements, vital lung capacity, functional residual capacity, determination of maldistribution of inspired air, arterial blood gas assays, and other pulmonary function testing as needed.
Provide patient education including instructions in the proper use of inhalers and nebulizers.
Complete all necessary documentation including billing forms when needed.
Perform quality control procedures on test equipment.
Performs all other duties as assigned by management
Bachelor’s Degree in a health related discipline. In lieu of a degree, four years of full-time progressive experience in the field of Medicine.
One year of full-time experience working in a health care setting
Must have independent judgment and analytical skills.
Must have basic understanding of respiratory physiology.
Licensed Respiratory Therapist or Registered Respiratory Technician or Certified Pulmonary Function Technician
Additional three years of related experience to include experience performing the following diagnostic tests on patients; spirometry measurements, vital lung capacity, functional residual capacity, determination of maldistribution of inspired air, arterial blood gas assays.
Department: INTERNAL MEDICINE
External Company Name: SB Clinical Practice Management