Respiratory Therapist - Murfreesboro
Company: Saint Thomas, TN
Posted on: October 10, 2018
Job ID: 276246 Respiratory Therapist Murfreesboro, Tennessee Regular / Rotating Additional Job Information Title: Therapist-Respiratory-Reg City, State: Murfreesboro,TN Location: St Thomas Rutherford Hospital Department: Respiratory Care 001 Additional Job Details: PRN,Rotating, 0 hours,Weekly Primarily night shift, but may have opportunity for occasional day shift. Job Description At Saint Thomas Health, we need you - a qualified, compassionate caregiver - we will help you become the best you can be in a job that you love.We combine faith and science to care for all persons, with special attention to those most vulnerable, and we invite you to join us on our journey. For us, work is more than the place we go each day.It's an environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and understands patients so we can provide holistic care that treats the whole person: body, mind and spirit.Our innovative approach impacts and influences the community that we serve. Job Summary: Provides evaluation of and care for patients with respiratory insufficiencies. Responsibilities: 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. Qualifications Licenses/Certifications/Registration: Required Credential(s): BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Respiratory Therapist specializing in Registered credentialed from the Tennessee Department Health obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Respiratory Therapist specializing in Registered credentialed from the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date. Education: Diploma High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required. Work Experience: None required. Equal Employment Opportunity Saint Thomas Health Services complies with all applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination in hiring or employment practices on the basis of citizenship, race, color, religion, gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or veteran status. No question or item on this application for employment is intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination. Information obtained through this application will be used solely to determine qualifications and suitability for employment.This application will be valid for a period of 90 days from date of completion. 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. E-Verify Statement Share:
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