At Memorial Hermann, we're about creating exceptional
experiences for both our patients and our employees. Our goal is to
provide opportunities for our diverse employee population that
develop and grow careers in a team-oriented environment focused on
Every employee, at every level, begins their journey at Memorial
Hermann learning about the history of the organization and its
established culture built on trust and integrity. Our employees
drive this culture, and we want you to be a part of it.
Position responsible for performance of Pulmonary function tests
and follow up on reports.
- Certified Pulmonary Function Technologist (CPFT) or licensed
Certified Respiratory Therapy Technician (CRTT) or Registered
Pulmonary Function Technologist (RPFT)
- First Aid, CPR and BLS certified
Experience / Knowledge / Skills:
Two (2+) years experience
The position requires occasional lifting and carrying of up to
40 pounds; prolonged standing; frequent walking, stooping and
Fine hand dexterity, eye-hand coordination, the ability to
receive oral and written communication, and to communicate verbally
and in writing are also necessary
The visual ability to monitor instruments, computers and
equipment, recognize alphanumeric characters, distinguish colors
and observe physical characteristics are essential to this
Demonstrates commitment to the Partners-in-Caring process by
integrating our culture in all internal and external customer
interactions; delivers on our brand promise of "we advance health"
through innovation, accountability, empowerment, collaboration,
compassion and results while ensuring one Memorial Hermann.
- Performs duties in a manner to promote quality service and
customer satisfaction, while promoting safety, and cost
- Performs Pulmonary Function tests according to policies and
- Communicates effectively with professional colleagues. Manages
time effectively. Documents appropriately in the medical records
and completes other documentation duties accurately and efficiently
according to policies and procedures.
- Mentors less experienced Pulmonary Function Techs.
- Assists with departmental operations as assigned.
- Ensures safe care to patients, staff and visitors; adheres to
all Memorial Hermann policies, procedures, and standards within
budgetary specifications including time management, supply
management, productivity and quality of service.
- Promotes individual professional growth and development by
meeting requirements for mandatory/continuing education and skills
competency; supports department-based goals which contribute to the
success of the organization; serves as preceptor, mentor and
resource to less experienced staff.
- Other duties as assigned.