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.
Certifications and LicensuresRequiredCRT (Respiratory)OrRRT (Respiratory Therapy)RequiredRespiratory Care PractitionerState of FloridaRequiredDriver's LicenseState of Florida EducationRequiredHigh School or EquivalentRequiredTechnicalRespiratory TherapyOrAssociate'sRespiratory Therapy ExperiencePreferred1 yearHome CarePreferred3 yearsRespiratory Specific SkillsRequiredMedical terminology use and understandingRequiredWork with a teamRequiredCritical thinking skillsRequiredInterpersonal skillsRequiredWritten and verbal communication skillsRequiredWork independentlyRequiredOrganizational skillsRequiredClean driving recordRequiredCustomer service skillsRequiredKnowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to positionRequiredComputer skills appropriate to position
:7251-BAYCARE HOME CARE INC
:FL-Lakeland-BayCare Home CareSchedule:Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
:DaysShift Hours:8:30 AM - 5:00 PMWeekend Work:OccasionalOn Call:NoEmployment Status:POOL
About BayCare Health System
BayCare is proud to be one of the largest employers in the Tampa Bay area. Our team members focus on tomorrow by achieving personal and professional success today. That’s why you’ll thrive in our forward-thinking culture, where we combine the best technology with compassionate service. We blend high-tech with high-touch in ways that are advancing superior health care throughout the Tampa Bay and Central Florida communities we serve. And, as a Tampa Bay Times Top Workplace for two consecutive years, we also promote an innovative and fun work culture!
Our network currently consists of 14 community-based hospitals, a long-term acute care facility, home health services, outpatient centers, 5,400 physicians and the support of 25,600 team members. Our award-winning facilities are situated in locations that boast exceptional weather, a wide array of entertainment options, exciting theme parks, professional sports and some of the world’s best beaches. Not to mention the added benefit of no state income tax!
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EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability. Serving the Tampa Bay and Central Florida Regions.