Certified Respiratory Therapist - Division Float Pool
PRN- Nights (7P - 7A)
West Pod: Alliance, Arlington, Fort Worth, Las Colinas, North Hills, Weatherford
PRN I- 3 12/hr shifts per two weeks
PRN staff are expected to work two weekend shifts per 4 week schedule
Do you have the PRN career opportunities as a(an) Certified Respiratory Therapist Float Pool you want with your current employer? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Medical City Healthcare which is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.
Medical City Healthcare, offers a total rewards package that supports the health, life, career and retirement of our colleagues. The available plans and programs include:
Note: Eligibility for benefits may vary by location.
Our teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you want to work as a(an) Certified Respiratory Therapist Float Pool where your passion for creating positive patient interactions are valued? If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!
Job Summary and Qualifications
Serves as a clinical resource. Provides or assists in direct care when appropriate to complex patients. Consults with physicians and other healthcare providers to communicate patient progress.
Performs and documents patient assessment, including breath sounds, airway patency, and cuff pressure. Conducts diagnostic procedures to evaluate the need for, and response to, respiratory therapy.
Administers respiratory care therapies, POC testing, blood gas analysis and QC on blood gas equipment.
Monitors patient for therapeutic response. Notifies provider and intervenes as appropriate in the event of an unintended response.
Documents the administration of care in the patient medical record.
Assists with transportation of ventilator-dependent patients.
Responds to emergent patient situations and ensures airway integrity and adequate ventilation during resuscitation as required.
Instructs patient and family members in proper methods of respiratory therapy.
Cleans and maintains respiratory equipment, and helps maintain department stock.
Attends staff meetings, in-services, facility town hall meetings.
Timely completion of all assigned educational assignments.
Practices and adheres to the “Code of Conduct” and “Mission and Value Statement.”
Performs all technical skills with efficiency, accuracy and safety while anticipating, troubleshooting, intervening, and managing crisis/emergency situations according to policy and procedure.
Performs other duties as assigned.
What qualifications you will need:
This role requires you to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 based on local, state and /or federal law or regulations (unless a medical or religious exemption is approved).
Medical City Healthcare is one of the region’s largest, most comprehensive health care providers. Medical City Healthcare includes 14+ hospitals, 7+ off-campus emergency rooms, more than 50+ ambulatory sites. We have more than 7,000 active physicians and 15,000 employees in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us.
HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
"The great hospitals will always put the patient and the patient's family first, and the really great institutions will provide care with warmth, compassion, and dignity for the individual."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder
If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our Certified Respiratory Therapist Float Pool opening. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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