A registered respiratory therapist performs critical and non-critical respiratory care procedures and diagnostics through physician directives. Selected cross training activities and precepting of students and new staff as directed. Utilizes sound knowledge and proficiency in the treatment of cardiopulmonary disorders for inpatients and outpatients of all ages with various types of media, ie, Oxygen, other Therapeutic gases and aerosol inhalation. Respiratory Care Equipment, Mechanical Ventilation, Blood Gas Sampling/Analysis and all other aspects of respiratory therapeutic treatments. Establishes a good rapport with fellow associates while maintaining a professional relationship.
Reports to the Respiratory Care Director and/or Respiratory Care Manager/Supervisor. Performs above duties in all areas of the hospital and off site emergency department as assigned. Performs miscellaneous duties as assigned.
Required: Associate Degree in Respiratory Care or Science
Florida RRT license, credentialed by NBRC
AHA BLS, ACLS, PALS required
NRP preferred. Therapist working in NICU must have current NRP certification.
Job: Respiratory Therapy
Primary Location: West Palm Beach, Florida
Facility: Good Samaritan Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Nights
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Internal Number: 2105002294
About Good Samaritan Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.