Respiratory Therapist (RRT)- Nights

Denton, TX

Job Category: RRT Job ID: 1090377 Salary: 52k/year - 79k/year

Job Description





SHIFTS: Nights 7:00pm - 7:00am (ROTATING WEEKENDS)




Position Summary:

The Respiratory Therapist is responsible for performing respiratory care assessments, performing and planning interventions, and evaluating outcomes of care. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, direct patient care, patient/family education, and provision and supervision of therapeutic treatments. In addition, the Respiratory Therapist provides clinical management, control, and diagnostic evaluation consistent with the prescribed treatment plan and the policies and procedures of the Department of Cardio-Respiratory Services. The Respiratory Therapist performs care consistent with the age-specific and developmental needs of patients.

  • Participates in a hospital or departmental performance improvement activities.
  • Perform special assignments as needed/requested.
  • Serves as a clinical resource to department staff, students, volunteers, and other departments, and contributes to the teamwork essential to ensuring quality patient care.
  • Takes appropriate measures to ensure the safety of patients.
  • Attend staff meetings and in-services.
  • Transport patients safely.
  • Provide care to patients with a variety of medical diagnoses and resulting complications.
  • Performs respiratory assessments.
  • Administers respiratory treatments.
  • Set up and manage ventilators.
  • Administer medications.
  • Obtain arterial blood gas, sampling, and analysis.
  • Perform electrocardiograms.
  • Provide patient/family education.
  • Document interventions.
  • Evaluates outcomes of care.
  • Monitor patient status and response to therapy.
  • Maintains a clean work environment and department
  • Remove equipment after use and make it ready for the next use
  • Functions as Team Lead, when needed





Licensure/ Certification/Registration:

Registered by the National Board of Respiratory Care (RRT) and licensed to practice in the state of Texas as a Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP).

Current Healthcare Provider BLS issued by the American Heart Association REQUIRED

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) is required within 180 days of hire.




Education:

Minimum Associates Degree from an accredited respiratory therapy program




Experience:

Minimum 2 to 3 years of current RRT acute care hospital critical care experience







Night Shift $3.25 per hour differential and $4.00 for weekend shift 



Meet Your Recruiter

Jonathan Allon
Director of Franchise Operations

Jon Allon is from Los Angeles, CA originally and now calls San Diego home. He has a natural love for connecting with people, talking, learning, and creating relationships. He is a dedicated professional with a solid background in high-volume office environments, focused on delivering exceptional support for healthcare professionals. He is a personable and communicative individual with a friendly demeanor and sound judgment to handle diverse daily tasks with minimal oversight.

Jon is very excited to work with an industry leader like All Med Search who he believes has the same goals and values that are instilled in him: Quality, passion, strategic intent, persistent sourcing, service excellence and social responsibility.  To Jon, success is setting a goal, committing to that goal, developing your skills to reach that goal, doing your very best and not stopping once the goal is reached.

 

 

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