RESPIRATORY THERAPIST - REGIST

Location
Hampton, VA
Posted
Apr 04, 2017
Closes
May 03, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara CarePlex in Hampton, Virginia is seeking a Respiratory Therapist, RRT for Flexi Rotating Shift



Interested in a Respiratory Therapist, RRT position come chat with me on Thursdays from 1:30pm to 2:30pm Eastern Standard Time. Register to chat: https://goo.gl/1Behz

The Registered Respiratory Therapist builds upon the overall pulmonary management in identifying and implementing physician directed respiratory care interventions for an individual or a group of patients. Works cooperatively with nursing and other health care team members for professional respiratory care practice for all patients ranging in ages from neonates to adults in all clinical and ambulatory settings. Responsible for the appropriate age specific assessment and treatment of patients. May have access to, or oversight of Protected Health Information (PHI) in the course of carrying out position duties.

Education Level
Associate's Level Degree - RESPIRATORY THERAPY OR
Bachelor's Level Degree - RESPIRATORY THERAPY

Experience
Required: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Preferred: Clinical Respiratory Care - 1 year

License
Required: Basic Life Support, Reg Resp Ther, Respiratory Therapist

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Communication, Critical Thinking, Mathematics, Troubleshooting

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
    Respiratory Therapist will participate in advanced clinical treatment of our patients using therapist-driven protocols and evidence-based medical practiceRespiratory Therapist's Inpatient services include medication administration, medical gas administration, diagnostic and therapeutic services, and mechanical ventilation. Assess modalities of Respiratory Therapy and consult with Physician for adverse reactionProvides floor treatment, emergency room, ICU and surgical respiratory servicesRespiratory Therapist will be an integral part of the Rapid Response Team and Code BlueVentilator, BiPap - Cpap setup and managementObserves equipment functionality for safety and efficiency and that results are optimum Documents patients medical records regarding respiratory therapy information and treatmentProvides education and explain prescribed respiratory care to patient and family as neededExcellent customer serviceRespiratory Therapist will participate in advanced clinical treatment of our patients using therapist-driven protocols and evidence-based medical practiceRespiratory Therapist's Inpatient services include medication administration, medical gas administration, diagnostic and therapeutic services, and mechanical ventilation. Assess modalities of Respiratory Therapy and consult with Physician for adverse reactionProvides floor treatment, emergency room, ICU and surgical respiratory servicesRespiratory Therapist will be an integral part of the Rapid Response Team and Code BlueVentilator, BiPap - Cpap setup and managementObserves equipment functionality for safety and efficiency and that results are optimum Documents patients medical records regarding respiratory therapy information and treatmentProvides education and explain prescribed respiratory care to patient and family as neededExcellent customer serviceVirginia Respiratory Therapist License requiredRRT Certification requiredBLS Certification requiredAssociate's Degree or Bachelor's Degree in Respiratory Therapy required