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Registered Respiratory Therapist, Ascension St. Vincent’s Riverside
PRN Days: 6:30am-7:00pm, 3 days/wk
Join our Respiratory Services team at Ascension St. Vincent’s Medical Center Riverside! As the flagship location for Ascension St. Vincent’s HealthCare, Riverside is a 528-bed hospital with a fast paced, exciting atmosphere and an ever-constant flow of patients.
In addition, Ascension is investing $55 million to create a new heart and vascular pavilion on our Riverside campus. The pavilion will include 30 medical and surgical rooms and 30 intensive care rooms, but will primarily be used for heart and vascular needs, including two nursing units devoted to caring for patients who undergo open-heart surgeries and other cardiovascular procedures.
As a Registered Respiratory Therapist, you will provide evaluations of and care for patients with respiratory insufficiencies.
Assesses patients for appropriate type and frequency of treatment and develops a plan of care based on diagnosis.
Implements and monitors patient care plans 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.
Respiratory Therapist specializing in registered credentialed from the Florida Board of Respiratory Care
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA)
High school diploma or equivalent
ACLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA)
PALS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA)
Certification specializing in Neonatal Resuscitation
3 years critical care Respiratory Therapist experience
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