SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
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.
Job Duties and
Participates in hospital or departmental performance
Perform special assignments as
as a clinical resource to department staff, students, volunteers
and other departments, and contributes to the teamwork essential to
ensuring quality patient care.
appropriate measures to ensure safety of
staff meetings and in-services.
Transport patients safely.
Provide care of patients with a variety of medical diagnosis
and resulting complications.
Performs respiratory assessments.
Administers respiratory treatments.
and manage ventilators.
arterial blood gas, sampling and analyzing.
Provide patient/family education.
Evaluates outcomes of care.
Monitor patient status and response to
Maintains a clean work environment and
equipment after use and make ready for next use
Functions as Team Lead, when needed
licensure as a Respiratory Care Practitioner
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) through the American Heart
Association (AHA) certification
Current Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) through the
American Heart Association (AHA), Pediatric Advanced Life Support
(PALS) through the American Heart Association (AHA) and Neonatal
Resuscitation Program (NRP); (ACLS, NRP, and PALS within 6 months
of hire date or Job Description change date which ever is later,
NRP only needed if working in NICU).
Demonstrated experience in related clinical area or
demonstrated ability to acquire new skills.
Clinically proficient in respiratory care, demonstrating
knowledge of the developmental needs of neonate/infant, pediatric,
adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.
NICU experience, adult critical
care, intubation and arterial line insertion experience
Effective verbal and written communication
Computer and keyboarding skills.
Ability to work with others to ensure quality patient
problem solving skills.
Continuous focus on excellence in work
At Medical City, you have options.
You can choose from a variety of benefits to create a plan just for
you. You can enroll in several different medical plans, if
eligible, which includes vision and dental. You can even select
additional à la carte benefits to meet all your needs. Enroll in
our Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401k (100% annual match –
3% to 9% of pay based on years of service), flex spending accounts
for medial and childcare needs, participate in our tuition
reimbursement/assistance and student loan repayment programs, paid
personal leave, identity theft protection discounts; auto, home,
and life insurance options, and adoption assistance.
About Medical City
Medical City Lewisville is
focused on providing high-quality care to our community. We are
dedicated to providing family-centered care with our experienced,
multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals,
state-of-the-art technology, and compassionate
Built in 1976, Medical City
Lewisville is a full-service medical and surgical facility offering
24-hour emergency services. We are licensed for 186 patient beds.
Excellent customer service and patient safety are our top
priorities. We are proud that more than 360 physicians and over 800
healthcare associates have chosen to make Medical City Lewisville
their professional home. Our supportive environment, advanced
technologies, and innovative medicines allow them to best treat you
– our treasured patients – with the highest quality health care in
a comfortable and compassionate setting.
Our Talent Acquisition team is
reviewing applications immediately. Highly qualified candidates
will be contacted promptly for interviews. Submit your resume today
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