Mar 20, 2022

Respiratory Care Practitioner - CRT/RRT

  • BayCare Health System
  • Crystal River, FL, USA

Job Description

Respiratory Care Practitioner - CRT/RRT(

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The Respiratory Care Practitioner is a clinical professional who services patients in their home/contracted facility by providing either clinical respiratory services or equipment management services on a scheduled visit/appointment or through on-call notification.

• Completing day to day orders called into the Respiratory Therapy Department and follow up on visits for apnea monitor and or ventilator patients, in compliance with all regulatory agencies.
• Education of patient and caregivers regarding set up, use, maintenance and safety of respiratory therapy equipment in the home.
• Performs diagnostic testing on behalf of the physician.
• Communication with the patient's physician regarding clarification of orders or the patient's response to care may be required.
• Performs other duties as assigned.

About BayCare Home Care - Extended Care:
BayCare HomeCare-Extended Care is the premiere provider of contracted services for nursing homes in the communities we serve. The Extended Care team currently contracts Respiratory Therapy programming with 91 nursing homes in 9 counties. As one of the largest providers of home care services in the State of Florida, BayCare HomeCare has provided quality home care to Florida residents since 1976.

BayCare offers a competitive total reward package including:
• Benefits (Health, Dental, Vision)
• Paid time off
• Tuition reimbursement
• 401k match and additional yearly contribution
• Yearly performance appraisals and team award bonus
• Community discounts and more
AND the Chance to be part of an amazing team and a great place to work!

Certifications and Licensures
RequiredCRT (Respiratory)
RequiredRespiratory Care PractitionerState of Florida
RequiredDriver's LicenseState of Florida

RequiredHigh School or Equivalent
RequiredTechnicalRespiratory Therapy
OrAssociate'sRespiratory Therapy

Preferred1 yearHome Care
Preferred3 yearsRespiratory

Specific Skills
RequiredMedical terminology use and understanding
RequiredWork with a team
RequiredCritical thinking skills
RequiredInterpersonal skills
RequiredWritten and verbal communication skills
RequiredWork independently
RequiredOrganizational skills
RequiredClean driving record
RequiredCustomer service skills
RequiredKnowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to position
RequiredComputer skills appropriate to position



Primary Location

: FL-Crystal River-BayCare Home Care
Schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Varies


: Days
Shift Hours: 8:30 PM-5:00 PM
Weekend Work: Occasional
On Call: No
Employment Status: POOL

Does this position fall under CMS guidelines for COVID19 vaccine or exemption?” Yes

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled