Are you looking for a work environment where diversity and inclusion thrive? Submit your application for our Respiratory Therapist opening with Asheville Pulmonary & CCU today and find out what it truly means to be a part of the HCA Healthcare team.
Asheville Pulmonary & CCU, 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.
We are seeking a(an) Respiratory Therapist for our team to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. Did you get into our industry for these reasons? We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply!
The Respiratory Therapist coordinates and delivers high-quality, patient-centered respiratory care in accordance with the nature and specific requirements of the department, and consistent with the scope and standards of practice for the relevant state and specialty. As a vital part of the patient care team, the Respiratory Therapist performs a variety of diagnostic tests and therapeutic procedures and monitors patients receiving invasive and noninvasive mechanical ventilation.
What you will do in this role:
Maintaining an orderly, efficient and timely flow of patients.
Assist in the diagnosis, treatment and management of patients.
Screening patients for appropriate information
Instructing patients and family regarding medications and treatment instructions.
Maintaining current knowledge to assure a safe working environment and demonstrating practical application of all policies and procedures relative to safety and infection control.
Utilizing universal precautions in any potential contact with patient body fluids or used patient supplies that may be contaminated with patient body fluids.
Perform other duties as required.
Must read and understand and adhere to all Physician Services policies and procedures.
Practice and adhere to the Code of Conduct and Mission and Values statements.
No education requirements
Two to four years of experience in the field is required.
CPR certification is preferred
Certification and registration as required by state regulations
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of accepted nursing standards and practices.
Knowledge of basic pulmonary disorders.
Knowledge of basic computer skills.
Skill in providing patient care in accordance with the facility’s applicable standards, policies and procedures.
Ability to present a positive image of the facility.
Ability to maintain patient confidentiality
Ability to communicate effectively with patients, peers, physicians and family members.
Physician Services Group is skilled in physician employment, practice and urgent care operations. We are experts in hospitalist integration, and graduate medical education. We lead more than 1,300 physician practices and 170+ urgent care centers. We are HCA Healthcare’s graduate medical education leader. We provide direction for over 260 exceptional resident and fellowship programs. We focus on carrying out value-added solutions. These solutions help physicians deliver patient-centered healthcare. We support HCA Healthcare's commitment to the care and improvement of human life.
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.
"Across HCA Healthcare’s more than 2,000 sites of care, our nurses and colleagues have a positive impact on patients, communities and healthcare.
Together, we uplift and elevate our purpose to give people a healthier tomorrow."
If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply for our Respiratory Therapist opening. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be directly contacted by a member of our team. We are interviewing 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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