HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Respiratory Therapist PRN in Lewisville, Texas

Medical Center of Lewisville is looking for a PRN Respiratory Therapist

Work Schedule : PRN Shifts from 9am-9pm

RRT Job Summary :

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.

  • RRT Minimum Position Requirements : *

    1. Licensure/Certification/Registration :
      a. Texas licensure as a Respiratory Care Practitioner. b. Current BLS (AHA) certification. (BLS prior to first day in clinical staffing) c. Current ACLS (AHA), PALS (AHA), and 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)

    2. Education : a. Graduate of an accredited school of Professional Respiratory Therapy.

    3. Experience : a. Demonstrated experience in related clinical area or demonstrated ability to acquire new skills. b. Clinically proficient in respiratory care, demonstrating knowledge of the developmental needs of neonate/infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.

Title: Respiratory Therapist PRN

Location: Texas-Lewisville-Medical Center of Lewisville - Lewisville

Requisition ID: 00950-83363