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Registered Respiratory Therapist

New Orleans, LA, United States

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Description

SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) – Downtown Campus - Full-time Nights
 
Come make the move of a lifetime, living and working in exciting and historic New
 
Practicing on medicine’s leading-edge is a rare opportunity indeed. You can do it every
day at Tulane, one of the most acclaimed teaching, research, and medical centers in the
country. Learn more about what our employees have to say about working at Tulane
Medical Center http://bit.ly/2fdd9Ts.
 
About Tulane:
 
From its humble beginnings in a church schoolroom, Tulane has emerged as a major academic center in the south by adhering to the aspirations of our founders. Simply put, we are in the business of caring for others and for defining the practice of medicine along the way.
At Tulane Medical Center, our mission statement reminds us that above all else we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. When we speak of our mission, we usually think about our dedication to patients and their families and our commitment to them. But we are also equally committed to our employees. You are part of an organization with a long history of compassion and service to patients. The degree to which we as an organization can provide quality healthcare service is highly dependent on how well you are able to perform your job.
We are committed to providing you a Healthy Work Environment and rewarding career. These principles reflect our commitment to you in five areas: Culture, Leadership, Voice, Compensation and Rewards, and Staffing.
As a member of the Tulane Medical Center (TMC) family, you can be assured of:
  • A safe place to work.
  • Having the tools, equipment and training necessary to perform your duties.
  • Open and available communication with your supervisors and the leadership of your facility.
  • A fair application of workplace policies, procedures and disciplinary proceedings.
  • Fair and understandable compensation and benefits.
Tulane Medical Center is currently hiring a Registered Respiratory Therapist.
The Staff Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) provides therapeutic, diagnostic, and emergency services in the critical and acute care setting related to care of the airway and cardiopulmonary system under physician direction.  Scope of service includes managing equipment, performing assessments, providing patient care, and educating the patient, family and staff.  Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Qualifications:
  • Licensure/Certification/Registration: NBRC credentials and licensed by LSBME as a Registered Respiratory Therapist; current CPR/BCLS required, ACLS and PALS required within 1 year.   
  • Education: Graduate of JCRCE accredited Registered Respiratory Therapist entry level program.
  • Experience: Minimum one year post graduate clinical experience preferred.
  • Special qualifications: Must be able to successfully complete established competencies for the position within designated probationary period. 
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Tulane Medical Center
Facility: Tulane Medical Center
Job ID: 02560-15229
Category: Therapy and Rehabilitation
Contract: Full-time
Shift: Days (rotating weekends)
Job Class: Regular

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