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Respiratory Therapist (RRT) - PRN

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Respiratory Therapist (RRT) - Respiratory Care 001 - PRN,Rotating - SHH PanamaCty BayMedical - Panama City,FL

RRT/Respiratory Therapist – PRN

We are Hiring!

Great growth opportunity for an experienced RRT/Respiratory Therapist

What You Will Do:

As an Associate with Sacred Heart Health System-FL, you will have the opportunity to provide evaluation of and care for patients with respiratory insufficiencies.

  • Assesses patient for appropriate type and frequency of treatment and develops a plan of care based on diagnosis
  • Implements and monitors patient care plan and equipment. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition. Performs advanced respiratory care modalities
  • Evaluates respiratory practice, administration of medications, and treatment based on patient outcome
  • Educates the patient and family about the health condition and provides information about community support groups and other available programs
  • Responds to emergency resuscitation team code

Why Join Ascension Sacred Heart?

At Ascension Sacred Heart Bay we provide a competitive compensation package inclusive of a wide range of flexible benefit options. We support work-life balance through generous paid time off and encourage spirituality in the workplace. What could be more rewarding than saving the life of another human being?  As our Respiratory Therapist, you will work on the front lines in providing care to our patients who may be having difficulty breathing.  Join the Ascension Sacred Heart Bay team in Panama City Florida and help us serve the communities of a multi-county region with our Level II Trauma Center, Heart Institute, Orthopedic, Neuro-Medical and General Medicine service lines.

 

What You Will Need:

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date
  • Respiratory Therapist credentialed from the Florida Board of Respiratory Care obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • One-year experience with critical care or emergency trauma experience preferred

 

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Able to communicate clearly and effectively relate to patients, physicians and staff
  • Good organizational skills and the ability to set priorities and manage time effectively
  • Able to maintain professional demeanor in high stress environment
  • Strong attention to detail

Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

Sacred Heart Health System participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

E-Verify (link to E-verify site) 

Job ID: 363282
Category: Respiratory Therapy
Facility: FLPEN Sacred Heart Hosp PCB
Ministry: Sacred Heart Health System, FL
Location: Panama City, FL

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