Jul 22, 2021

Certified Respiratory Therapist

  • BayCare Health System
  • Tampa, FL, USA
Respiratory Therapy

Job Description

Certified Respiratory Therapist (

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The Certified Respiratory Therapist 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 Certified Respiratory Therapist 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. Practices with moderate oversight when functioning 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 includes Perform diagnostic testing; Advance respiratory assessment and evaluation; and Emergency Care/Adult Critical Care.


Certifications and Licensures

Required BLS (Basic Life Support)
Required CRT (Respiratory) License
Required Active NBRC Credential for CRT
Required ACLS (Cardiovascular) within 6 months
Preferred PALS (Pediatric)
Preferred Reference summary for details


Required Technical Respiratory Therapy
Preferred Associate's Respiratory Therapy


Preferred 1 year Acute Care

Specific Skills

Required Clinical skills appropriate to position
Required Computer skills appropriate to position
Required Collaborate and work with a team
Required Critical thinking skills



Primary Location

: FL-Tampa-St. Joseph's Hospital
Schedule: Varies


: Days
Shift Hours: 6:30 AM - 7:00 PM or 6:30 PM - 7:00 AM
Weekend Work: None
On Call: No
Employment Status: ACTIVE FULL TIME

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled