HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Respiratory Therapist RRT PRN Days in Tampa, Florida

Respiratory Therapist take a deep breath. You know the challenges of being a Respiratory Therapist. Respiratory Therapist do the interviews and the exams. You consult with physicians to develop a treatment plan for the patients. Respiratory Therapist perform the diagnostic tests. You do the treatments and monitor progress. Certified Respiratory Therapist teach and educate patients. And in the end, Respiratory Therapist make a huge difference in the life of every patient you serve. No wonder we want you to join our team of Respiratory Therapist today.

Under general supervision, the RRT (Registered Respiratory Therapist) will perform all respiratory care related duties.

Set up and administer all routine and complex respiratory therapy procedures to patients of all ages.

Responsible for the application and operation of acute care ventilators used for continuous short and long-term mechanical ventilation. Respiratory Therapists are expected to be self-directed in the absence of the full-time Team Leader. Maintain all department and hospital records and enter accurate information into the hospital computer for the therapy as given.

Memorial Hospital of Tampa has been providing comprehensive healthcare services for residents of south Tampa and the surrounding community for over 40 years. Recent renovations and the addition of state-of-the-art technology has kept the hospital modernized to provide high-quality medical care, including emergency medicine, diagnostic procedures, surgery, outpatient therapies and acute care for hospitalized patients. With a high caliber medical staff and a team of caring, skilled employees, it’s no wonder Memorial Hospital has a long-standing reputation for excellence.

The 183-bed acute care hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission and provides 24-hour Emergency Care, Behavioral Healthcare, Cardiovascular Services, General Surgery and Imaging & Diagnostic Services. Other specialized services include an accredited Diagnostic Sleep Lab, Digestive Health, Digital Mammography, Health 4 Seniors, Interventional Radiology, Inpatient & Outpatient Physical Rehabilitation, Robotic Surgery, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Speech & Language Services, Weight Loss/Bariatric Surgery, Women’s Health, Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine.

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Current Florida Registered Respiratory Therapist licensure.

American Heart Association BLS health care provider required. ACLS , PALS and NRP within 6 months of hire.

Graduate of Respiratory Care program accredited by the Committee on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).

Frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling and moving equipment.

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.

Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate actions in volatile situations.

Customer service abilities including effective listening skills

Job: *Therapy & Rehabilitation

Title: Respiratory Therapist RRT PRN Days

Location: Florida-Tampa-Memorial Hospital of Tampa

Requisition ID: 26537-4873