Respiratory Therapist


Alberta Health Services


Vegreville, AB

Vegreville is a vibrant and friendly community located 50 minutes east of Edmonton. The town is a regional shopping and service hub, home to the famous weather-vane Easter Egg, and host of a variety of quality events. Vegreville prides itself on its small town feel and providing a safe and comfortable place to live.


This position:

• Reviews clinical referrals, accepts screens and assesses client needs from a respiratory therapy perspective in cooperation with other health care providers
• Performs diagnostic and critical care tests/procedures
• Develops and implements respiratory therapy care plans for clients, including discharge planning as appropriate
• Maintain respiratory diagnostic and therapeutic equipment including notification of required repairs, routine maintenance, cleaning and packing in preparation for re-use and maintaining adequate inventory of supplies
• Coordinates services for the population of AHS, targeted community groups and individuals with assessed need
• Works in partnership with the community to develop and provide workshops and education to clients, families, caregivers and other professionals regarding healthy living, risk reduction, client self-management and clinical services
• Assists in identifying new equipment requirements



• Extended Diploma from an accredited school of Respiratory Therapy
• Registered with the College and Association of Respiratory Therapists of Alberta (CARTA)
• Current BCLS-HCP certification is required
• Valid driver's license and access to a vehicle is required
• At least 2 years experience as a Respiratory Therapist
• Position would work with population of Pediatrics to Seniors
• Travel would be to 4 sites including long term care and community


Regular Full-Time


$36.09 - $46.38 per hour



Alberta Health Services

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