Apr 26, 2021

RESP CARE PRACTITIONER - FIELD

  • 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

RequiredCRT (Respiratory)RequiredRespiratory Care PractitionerState of FloridaRequiredDriver's LicenseState of FloridaPreferredRRT (Respiratory Therapy)
EducationRequiredHigh School or EquivalentRequiredAssociate'sRespiratory TherapyOrTechnicalRespiratory Therapy
ExperiencePreferred3 yearsRespiratoryPreferred1 yearHome Care
Specific SkillsRequiredClean driving recordRequiredOrganizational skillsRequiredCustomer service skillsRequiredKnowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to positionRequiredMedical terminology use and understandingRequiredInterpersonal skillsRequiredWork independentlyRequiredWork with a teamRequiredComputer skills appropriate to positionRequiredWritten and verbal communication skillsRequiredCritical thinking skills

Organization

: 7251-BAYCARE HOME CARE INC

Primary Location

: FL-Tampa-BayCare Home CareSchedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Varies

Shift

: VariableShift Hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMWeekend Work: OccasionalOn Call: YesEmployment Status: ACTIVE PRN

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled