Certified Respiratory Therapist
Location: Land O Lakes
Posted on: June 24, 2022
**All the benefits and perks you need for you and your
+ Benefits from Day One
+ Paid Days Off from Day One
+ Student Loan Repayment Program
+ Career Development
+ Whole Person Wellbeing Resources
+ Mental Health Resources and Support
**Our promise to you:**
Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It's
about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of
each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit.
AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and
grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ.
Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences
you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that
**together** we are even better.
**Schedule:** FT Days
**The community you'll be caring for:**
**Location Address:** 9441 Health Center Drive Land O' Lakes,
**Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Connerton**
+ Specialty hospital for medically complex patients
+ Pulmonary and Vapotherm Center of Excellence
+ Staff consists of all Registered Respiratory Therapist, 65% BSN
or above RN's, Current staff certifications include CCRN, PCCN,
CNML, WCNC, NEA-BC, and RN-BC
+ Onsite BSN completion program partnership with South University
with staff discounted rate
+ Simulation Lab and Clinical Transition Pilot Program
**The role you'll contribute:**
The Certified Respiratory Therapist competently performs clinical
patient assessment related to job title. Delivers therapy to
patient's including breathing treatments, EKG's and arterial blood
gases. Manages oxygen therapy, performs adult and infant
intubations, and manages mechanical ventilators per protocol or by
following physician specific orders. Assesses patients ordered for
respiratory protocol to determine proper type and frequency of
respiratory treatment. Adequately completes patient documentation
in computer charting system; including documentation in
interdisciplinary education and plan of care.
**The value you'll bring to the team:**
+ Draws, labels, results, and reports blood gases and critical
values according to policy.
+ Interdisciplinary education and plan of care is documented on
initial treatment and as needed thereafter
+ Is a team player and makes decisions and takes actions that
consider the needs of the department and co-workers.
+ Is able to calibrate and perform bedside pulmonary function
+ Is able to set up, monitor, and make changes on all ventilators,
invasive and non-invasive, including documentation of all changes
+ Able to complete therapy driven protocols appropriately. Patients
are placed on appropriate therapy according to their condition and
+ Oxygen rounds and breathing treatments are performed timely,
**The expertise and experiences you'll need to succeed:**
+ Must take RRT Exam and pass within 6 months of hire date.
+ Has worked in an acute care (hospital) setting within the last
+ Perform respiratory therapy treatments and procedures competently
according to physician's orders, department policy, respiratory
protocol and recognized standards of care.
+ Able and is willing to rotate throughout all patient care
+ Attended respiratory therapy program prior to obtaining
+ Basic computer knowledge including, word and excel, and
computerized medical record documentation
+ Mechanical and non-invasive ventilation knowledge
+ Minimum one year Critical care experience
+ CRT Florida State License.
+ Maintains continuing education to meet regulatory requirements
+ BLS, ACLS certified on hire.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with
federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and
**Category:** Respiratory Services
**Organization:** AdventHealth Connerton
**Shift:** 1 - Day
**Travel:** AdventHealth Connerton
**Req ID:** 22005260
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate
discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national
origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with
respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages,
benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.
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