Jan 21, 2021


  • BayCare Health System
  • Tampa, FL, USA

Job Description

RESP CARE PRACTITIONER - FIELD(Job Number: 206005) Description   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. Is responsible for 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. Responsibilities include 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. Qualifications   Certifications and Licensures Required CRT (Respiratory) Required Respiratory Care Practitioner State of Florida Required Driver's License State of Florida Preferred RRT (Respiratory Therapy) Education Required High School or Equivalent Required Associate's Respiratory Therapy Or Technical Respiratory Therapy Experience Preferred 3 years Respiratory Preferred 1 year Home Care Specific Skills Required Clean driving record Required Organizational skills Required Customer service skills Required Knowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to position Required Medical terminology use and understanding Required Interpersonal skills Required Work independently Required Work with a team Required Computer skills appropriate to position Required Written and verbal communication skills Required Critical thinking skills     Organization: 7251-BAYCARE HOME CARE INC Primary Location: FL-Tampa-BayCare Home Care Schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Varies Shift: Variable Shift Hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Weekend Work: Occasional On Call: Yes Employment Status: ACTIVE PRN Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled