Apr 10, 2021

Registered Respiratory Therapist I

  • BayCare Health System
  • Tampa, FL, USA

Job Description

Registered Respiratory Therapist I(Job Number: 211224) Description   The Registered Respiratory Therapist I is a clinical professional who utilizes the department's scope of services to access, plan, implement, and evaluate patient care as an integral member of the healthcare team. The Registered Respiratory Therapist I delivers Respiratory Care Services under the order of the physician and in accordance with protocols established by the hospital, other health care providers, or the board and functions in situations of unsupervised patient contact requiring individual judgment. Performs noninvasive and invasive procedures with minimal oversight. Preferred Certification includes NPR (Neonatal), required within 6 months if applicable. Required specific skills also includes Respiratory assessment and evaluation; and Perform diagnostic testing. Qualifications   Certifications and Licensures Required RRT (Respiratory Therapy) License Required Active NBRC Credential for RRT Required CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) Required ACLS (Cardiovascular) within 6 months Preferred PALS (Pediatric) Preferred Reference summary for details Education Required Technical Respiratory Therapy Preferred Associate's Respiratory Therapy Experience Preferred 1 year Respiratory Specific Skills Required Clinical skills appropriate to position Required Computer skills appropriate to position Required Collaborate and work with a team Required Customer service skills Required Written and verbal communication skills Required Interpersonal skills Required Critical thinking skills Required Organizational skills Required Knowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to position Required Medical terminology use and understanding     Organization: 5100-ST JOSEPH'S HOSPITAL INC Primary Location: FL-Tampa-St. Joseph's Hospital Schedule: Varies Shift: Nights Shift Hours: 6:30 PM - 7:00 AM Weekend Work: Every Other On Call: No Employment Status: ACTIVE FULL TIME