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Avery Ward
XXXX XXXXXX XXX , Whittier , CA 90601 | (H) XXXXX XXXXXXXX | XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
Professional Summary
Respiratory Therapist with over eight years of clinical experience and demonstrated expertise in the treatment and compassionate care of patients.  Diligent and motivated, works well in collaborating with a team to support the organization's efficiency, effectiveness, and excellence. 
Experience
Respiratory Department Manager 06/2009 to Present
Knott Avenue Care Center Buena Park, CA
  • Manage staff, preparing work schedules and assigning specific duties to department at a 55-bed sub acute facility.
  • Establish and implement departmental policies, goals, objectives, and procedures, coordinating with facility's administration, doctors, and staff members as necessary.
  • Monitor department to ensure that it is efficiently and effectively providing needed services while staying within budgetary limits.
  • Teach, train, supervise, or use the assistance of students, respiratory therapy technicians, or assistants.
Lead Respiratory Care Practitioner 12/2005 to Present
St. Vincent Medical Center Los Angeles, CA
  • Provide emergency care, such as artificial respiration or assistance with cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
  • Set up and operate mechanical ventilators following specified parameters of treatment.
  • Educate patients and their families about their conditions and teach appropriate disease management techniques, such as breathing exercises or the use of medications or respiratory equipment.
  • Monitor patient's physiological responses to therapy, such as vital signs, arterial blood gases, or blood chemistry changes, and consult with physician if adverse reactions occur.
Respiratory Care Practitioner 04/2007 to 06/2008
Centinela Hospital Medical Center Inglewood, CA
  • Inspect, clean, test, maintain respiratory equipment, primarily mechanical ventilators and aerosol set ups.
  • Educate patients and families about conditions and teach appropriate disease managements techniques, including:  breathing exercises, use of medication, and respiratory equipment.
  • Perform Arterial Blood Gasses (ABG) in general floor care, Emergency Room, and Critical Care Unit. 
Education
Associate of Science: Respiratory Therapy Oct 2005 Concord Career College - North Hollywood, CA
Languages
Fluent in Spanish
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Previous Companies:

  • Knott Avenue Care Center
  • St Vincent Medical Center
  • Centinela Hospital Medical Center

Previous Job Positions:

  • Respiratory Department Manager
  • Lead Respiratory Care Practitioner
  • Respiratory Care Practitioner

Schools:

  • Concord Career College

Level of Education:

  • Associate of Science

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