HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Respiratory Therapist RRT FT Nights in Tampa, Florida

Respiratory Therapist take a deep breath. You know the challenges of being a Respiratory Therapist. Respiratory Therapist do the interviews and the exams. You consult with physicians to develop a treatment plan for the patients. Respiratory Therapist perform the diagnostic tests. You do the treatments and monitor progress. Certified Respiratory Therapist teach and educate patients. And in the end, Respiratory Therapist make a huge difference in the life of every patient you serve. No wonder we want you to join our team of Respiratory Therapist today.

Under general supervision, the RRT (Registered Respiratory Therapist) will perform all respiratory care related duties.

Set up and administer all routine and complex respiratory therapy procedures to patients of all ages.

Responsible for the application and operation of acute care ventilators used for continuous short and long-term mechanical ventilation. Respiratory Therapists are expected to be self-directed in the absence of the full-time Team Leader. Maintain all department and hospital records and enter accurate information into the hospital computer for the therapy as given.

For more than 35 years, our 201-bed hospital has served northwest Hillsborough and northeast Pinellas counties with comprehensive medical, diagnostic, surgical and emergency services. We are committed to providing high-quality healthcare with a focus on customer service through amenities that include all private rooms and room service. With a team of 500 dedicated employees and more than 300 physicians on staff, our hospital is equipped with the expertise to provide a wide array of health services. Our medical staff includes skilled, board-certified physicians representing dozens of medical specialties. Through the delivery of compassionate healthcare, you will see the desire to help others in the hearts and minds of our caring and experienced nurses, medical technicians and support staff.

In addition, Tampa Community Hospital offers many of the latest advances in healthcare technology available today. These tools help our physicians and staff to provide the best care for our patients and treat a wide variety of medical conditions. Some of these technology advances include 64 slice Computed Tomography (CT) Imaging, Robotic Surgery and a state-of-the-art Endoscopic and Endobronchial Ultrasound System that aides in the early detection of cancer.

At Tampa Community Hospital, we want the patient experience to be as pleasant, convenient and comfortable as possible. We’re here to help you get well, get healthy, and get your life back to normal as quickly as possible.

At HCA West and Central Florida’s 15 hospitals we’re not just caregivers, we’re devoted to caring. Located throughout Tampa, St. Petersburg, Sarasota and the greater Orlando area, we’re on a journey to reach new heights in service excellence for our patients. As an integral part of the nation’s largest healthcare system with more than 15,000 healthcare professionals on our team, we foster an environment where you will be supported, valued and encouraged to grow.

Make excellence your goal by joining our team of Respiratory Therapist and family of hospitals. To learn more and to apply, go to www.MoreCareerChoices.com

Current Florida Registered Respiratory Therapist licensure.

American Heart Association BLS health care provider required. ACLS , PALS and NRP within 6 months of hire.

Graduate of Respiratory Care program accredited by the Committee on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).

Frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling and moving equipment.

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.

Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate actions in volatile situations.

Customer service abilities including effective listening skills

Title: Respiratory Therapist RRT FT Nights

Location: Florida-Tampa-Tampa Community Hospital

Requisition ID: 26535-4277