RRT travel Therapy / Rehab needed in Lewisville, Texas
Company: Cynet Health
Posted on: June 24, 2022
Title: Registered Respiratory Therapist
Shifts: 7:00pm - 7:00am
The Respiratory Therapist is responsible for performing respiratory
care assessments, performing and planning interventions, and
evaluating outcomes of care.
Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, direct
patient care, patient/family education, and provision and
supervision of therapeutic treatments.
In addition, the Respiratory Therapist provides clinical
management, control and diagnostic evaluation consistent with the
prescribed treatment plan and the policies and procedures of the
Department of Cardio-Respiratory Services.
The Respiratory Therapist performs care consistent with the age
specific and developmental needs of patients.
Participates in hospital or departmental performance improvement
Perform special assignments as needed/requested.
Serves as a clinical resource to department staff, students,
volunteers and other departments, and contributes to the teamwork
essential to ensuring quality patient care.
Take appropriate measures to ensure safety of patients.
Attend staff meetings and in-services.
Transport patients safely.
Provide care of patients with a variety of medical diagnosis and
Performs respiratory assessments.
Administers respiratory treatments.
Set up and manage ventilators.
Obtain arterial blood gas, sampling and analyzing.
Provide patient/family education.
Evaluates outcomes of care.
Monitor patient status and response to therapy.
Maintains a clean work environment and department
Remove equipment after use and make ready for next use
Functions as Team Lead, when needed
Registered by the National Board of Respiratory Care (RRT) and
licensed to practice in the state of Texas as a Respiratory Care
Current Healthcare Provider BLS issued by the American Heart
ACLS, NRP, and PALS within 6 months of hire date or Job Description
change date whichever is later, NRP only needed if working in
Minimum Associates Degree from accredited respiratory therapy
Minimum 1 year of current acute care hospital critical care
NICU experience, adult critical care, intubation and arterial line
insertion experience desired
Required for Onboarding
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