Respiratory Therapist

at USA Medical Staff (view profile)
Published May 24, 2022
Location The Woodlands, Texas
Category Allied Health - Respiratory Therapy (RRT & CRTT)  
Job Type Full Time  

Description

Please get in touch for all the information relating to this fantastic opportunity!

Extremely competitive salary range!

$10k Sign on bonus for RCP level 1 and $15k Sign on Bonus for RCP Level II-IV.

Relocation

Must-Haves

RRT Texas License

Minimum of three (3+) years experience with two (2) years of critical care experience

BCLS and two (2) of the following: ACLS, NPS, PALS, NRP, CPFT, RPFT, RPSGT, CPR Instructor, ACLS Instructor, NRP Instructor, PALS Instructor, or Asthma Certified Educator

3+ ICU experience

Must work nights.

Minimum Qualifications Education: Bachelor’s degree preferred Licenses/Certifications:

Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) or Registered Respiratory Therapist-Adult Critical Care Specialty (RRT-ACCS) or Registered Respiratory Therapist-Sleep Disorders Specialty (RRT-SDS) required

Current Respiratory Care Practitioner License● BCLS and two (2) of the following: ACLS, NPS, PALS, NRP, CPFT, RPFT, RPSGT, CPR Instructor, ACLS Instructor, NRP Instructor, PALS Instructor, or Asthma Certified Educator ●

Experience / Knowledge / Skills:

Minimum of three (3+) years experience with two (2) years of critical care experience● The position requires occasional lifting and carrying of up to 50 pounds; prolonged standing; frequent walking, stooping and squatting ● Fine hand dexterity, eye-hand coordination, the ability to receive oral and written communication, and to communicate verbally and in writing are also necessary ● The visual ability to monitor instruments, computers and equipment, recognize alphanumeric characters, distinguish colors and observe physical characteristics are essential to this position ● Demonstrates commitment to the Partners-in-Caring process by integrating our culture in all internal and external customer interactions; delivers on our brand promise of “we advance health” through innovation, accountability, empowerment, collaboration, compassion and results while ensuring one Memorial Hermann. ●

Principal Accountabilities

Mentors / leads/ trains lesser experienced practitioners.● Performs duties in a manner to promote quality patient care and customer service/satisfaction, while promoting safety, cost efficiency, and a commitment to the CQI process. Perform respiratory care quality assurance problem solving and take appropriate actions. ● Makes clinical rounds, assess the effectiveness and appropriateness of therapy, make recommendations or refer problems through the Quality Assurance Program. Perform all duties as described in the RCP II skills check-off. ● Performs the following: patient assessment, intubations, assists with patient transports, interprets arterial blood gases, pulmonary function testing, hemodynamics and chest x-rays as indicated in skills check-off for RCP II. Develops respiratory care plan and makes recommendations for patient management. Serves as a resource person to RCPI/RCPII. ● Communicates effectively with professional colleagues. Manages time effectively. Documents appropriately in the medical records and completes other documentation duties accurately

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