Select Medical

  • Respiratory Therapist (RT)

    Job ID
    86712
    Location
    US-FL-Pensacola
    Experience (Years)
    1
    Category
    Clinical - Respiratory Therapist
    Street Address
    7000 Cobble Creek Dr
    Company
    Select Specialty Hospital
    Position Type
    Per Diem
  • Overview

    RESPIRATORY THERAPIST (RT)

     

    Critical Illness Recovery Hospital

     

    At Select Specialty/ Regency Hospital, a division of Select Medical,our specialty hospitals care for chronically and critically ill or post-ICU patients who require extended hospital care. We are currently seeking a ­­­­­Respiratory Therapist (RT) to join our team. We offer an excellent network of career opportunities across the U.S.

     

               

     

    Responsibilities

    As a Respiratory Therapist (RT), you will provide quality patient care as a member of the Respiratory Team, develop and ensure the patient plan of care collaboration with physicians, registered nurses, therapists, PT/OT/SLP therapists and nursing assistants.

     

    Other responsibilities of the Respiratory Therapist (RT) position include:

    • Evaluating patient and recommends a treatment plan
    • Providing respiratory care to patients with critical and complex medical and surgical conditions
    • Performing insertion and removal of endotracheal tubes
    • Performing timely and accurate documentation
    • Promoting continuous quality improvement
    • Teaching and counseling patients/families 
     

     

    Qualifications

    As a Respiratory Therapist (RT), you must be able to deliver superior quality in all that you do. We are seeking results-driven team players who treat patients as if they were their own family members. Qualified candidates must be passionate about providing a superior quality of care. You must also be a resourceful problem solver who thrives in a fast-paced environment.

     

    Other requirements of the Respiratory Therapist (RT) role include: 

    • Graduate of a respiratory care program 
    • Current licensure to practice as a Respiratory Therapist in the state
    • Being a Registered Respiratory Therapist
    • Current BLS
    • ACLS to be obtained within 6 months of hire
    • Critical Care experience in a hospital setting is a plus! 
    • Positive, caring and customer-service-oriented attitude  
     

     

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