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RESPIRATORY THERAPIST (RRT) PER DIEM LWR - (102537)

Universal Health Services
Bradenton, FL 34205
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  • Job Code
    102537
  • Jobs Rated
    74th

Lakewood Ranch Medical Center isthe hospital of choice for many families in the Manatee/Sarasota region. Since it opened in September 2004, the hospital has earned the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission. The Gold Seal of Approval is recognized across the nation as a symbol of quality that shows the hospital's commitment to meeting certain performance standards.The hospital has also received an 'A' for patient safety in the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade.

Patients at Lakewood Ranch Medical Center have access to a medical staff of more than 550 physicians and allied health professionals who practice in a comprehensive range of specialtiesand use the hospital's advanced medical technology. Among the members of the medical staff are surgeons whose specialties include cardiovascular, gynecological, spine and joint and reconstructive procedures.

The Respiratory Therapist performs all aspects of respiratory care for patients of all ages in critical care, emergency room, med/surg, and nursery. Member of high functioning team performing intubations and education. Position maintains strong autonomy with use of protocols and a valued member of the interdisciplinary health care team. Acts as a resource for staff and students. Provides respiratory care in accordance with LWRMC policies and procedures, other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Education:

Must be a graduate of an AMA approved 2 or 4 year Respiratory Care program or equivalent, and registered by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) and licensed by the State of Florida as a Respiratory Therapist in good standing. May also be a Certified Respiratory Therapist, credentialed by the NBRC and licensed by the State of Florida.

Experience:

Experience as a Respiratory Therapist in an acute care setting with nursery experience preferred

Training:

AHA BLS, ACLS required. Must obtain PALS and NRP certification within 90 days of date of hire. Must complete annual departmental competency training

Licensure:

Valid Florida RRT or CRT license

Other:

Communication and interpersonal skills, basic computer skills and customer service skills required

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Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-03-21

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Universal Health Services
Bradenton, FL 34205

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