Respiratory Therapist Certified CRT PRN

Centerpoint Medical Center

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Description

SHIFT: PRN
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem


Do
you have the career opportunities as a Respiratory Therapist you want in your
current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join
Centerpoint
Medical Center
, a
facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services,
HCA Healthcare.

 

At CPMC, we want to
ensure your needs are met. We offer a variety of comprehensive medical, dental,
and vision plans along with some
unique benefits including:

    • Paid
      Personal Leave

    • 401k
      (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)

    • Identity
      Theft Protection discounts

    • Auto,
      Home, and Life Insurance options

    • Adoption
      Assistance

    • Employee
      Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)

How we
build better communities.

 

Our
teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you want to work as a
Respiratory Therapist where your passion for creating positive patient
interactions are valued?  If you are
dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next
opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!

 

Respiratory therapy is best
described as the assessment and treatment of patients with both acute and
chronic dysfunction of the cardiopulmonary system. Today’s respiratory
therapists have demanding responsibilities related to patient care and serve as
vital members of the healthcare team.


Respiratory therapists must
have a broad knowledge of the pathophysiology of the cardiopulmonary system and
the complex procedures required to properly diagnose and treat patients, from
the very young to the very old.

 
About this unit:
  • We have a culture of
    teamwork and inclusiveness.

  • This is a moderate
    sized unit with a small family feel.

  • Our leaders practice
    Servant Leadership.

     
    Responsibilities:
  • Under the general
    supervision of the RT Manager/Supervisor or designee, you will perform
    diagnostic and therapeutic procedures ordered by a physician

  • Your duties will
    include medical gas administration, aerosol therapy, obtaining and analyzing
    blood specimens, performing patient testing, operating and maintaining various
    types of respiratory and cardiopulmonary equipment, providing mechanical
    ventilation, maintaining artificial airways, assisting with cardiopulmonary
    resuscitation, providing patient education, monitoring equipment and patient
    response to therapy 

  • Your additional
    responsibilities will include completing documentation of in-patient and
    departmental records, cleaning equipment, and maintaining safety and infection
    control practices.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an AMA accredited Respiratory Therapy program.
  • Registered with the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) as
    a CRT

  • Licensed as a Respiratory Practitioner with the State of Missouri

  • Current BCLS required

  • One year of experience as a respiratory
    Therapist preferred. 
 

Centerpoint Medical
Center 
features the
following: 

  • Features 285+ beds
  • Level II Trauma Center
    (the only one in eastern Jackson County) with 24/7 Emergency Services

  • An accredited Chest
    Pain Center and a variety of Cardiovascular Services

  • Orthopedic Services
    including Total Joints and Sports Medicine

  • An accredited Cancer
    Program and a state-of-the-art Breast Center with a nurse navigator

  • Neuroscience Services
    for the treatment of brain and spine disorders as well as injuries

  • Women’s Services,
    including the only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in eastern Jackson
    County to provide care for early or ill newborns and a labor and delivery unit

  • Outpatient Services,
    including a surgery center, advanced wound care center, sleep disorders center,
    imaging, rehab and more. 

 

HCA Healthcare
has been continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere
since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for
the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated
expenses.


If
you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal
growth, we encourage you to apply for our Respiratory Therapist opening. We
promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted
for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at
our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color,
national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran
status, or disability status.

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