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Respiratory Therapist RRT PRN

Company: HCA Florida Brandon Hospital
Location: Brandon
Posted on: June 5, 2024

Job Description:

Job DescriptionDescription IntroductionDo you have the PRN career opportunities as a(an) Respiratory Therapist RRT PRN you want with your current employer? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join HCA Florida Brandon Hospital which is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.BenefitsHCA Florida Brandon Hospital, offers a total rewards package that supports the health, life, career and retirement of our colleagues. The available plans and programs include:

  • Comprehensive medical coverage that covers many common services at no cost or for a low copay. Plans include prescription drug and behavioral health coverage as well as telemedicine services and free AirMed medical transportation.
  • Additional options for dental and vision benefits, life and disability coverage, flexible spending accounts, supplemental health protection plans (accident, critical illness, hospital indemnity), auto and home insurance, identity theft protection, legal counseling, long-term care coverage, moving assistance, pet insurance and more.
  • Fertility and family building benefits through Progyny
  • Free counseling services and resources for emotional, physical and financial wellbeing
  • Family support, including adoption assistance, child and elder care resources and consumer discounts
  • 401(k) Plan with a 100% match on 3% to 9% of pay (based on years of service)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Retirement readiness and rollover services and preferred banking partnerships
  • Education assistance (tuition, student loan, certification support, dependent scholarships)
  • Colleague recognition program
  • Time Away From Work Program (paid time off, paid family leave, long- and short-term disability coverage and leaves of absence)Learn more about Employee BenefitsNote: Eligibility for benefits may vary by location.Our teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you want to work as a(an) Respiratory Therapist RRT PRN 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!Job Summary and QualificationsThe Respiratory Therapist coordinates and delivers high-quality, patient-centered respiratory care in accordance with the nature and specific requirements of the department, and consistent with the scope and standards of practice for the relevant state and specialty. As a vital part of the patient care team, the Respiratory Therapist performs a variety of diagnostic tests and therapeutic procedures and monitors patients receiving invasive and noninvasive mechanical ventilation.We are currently looking for an ambitious Registered Respiratory Therapist to help us reach our goals. As our Respiratory Therapist, you will evaluate the respiratory needs of your patients. You will also develop and implement the Respiratory Care Plan for your patients. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. Take the next step in your career.Your duties and responsibilities may include:
    • You will be responsible for the application and operation of acute care ventilators used for continuous short and long-term mechanical ventilation.
    • You must be self-directed in the absence of the full-time Team Leader.
    • You will maintain all department and hospital records and enter accurate information into the hospital computer for the therapy as given.
    • You will perform your procedures with care and empathy for our patients. Requirements:
      • 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.What you will do in this role:
        • You will perform and document patient assessment, including breath sounds, airway patency, and cuff pressure. You will conduct diagnostic procedures to evaluate the need for, and response to, respiratory therapy.
        • You will administer respiratory care therapies, including oxygen delivery, aerosol medication delivery, and chest physiotherapy.
        • You will assist with placement of artificial airways. You will initiate, monitor, and maintain mechanical ventilation.
        • You will monitor patient for therapeutic response. You will notify provider and intervene as appropriate in the event of an unintended response.
        • You will assist with transportation of ventilator-dependent patients.
        • You will respond to emergent patient situations and ensure airway integrity and adequate ventilation during resuscitation as required.What qualifications you will need:
          • Advanced Cardiac Life Spt must be obtained within 60 months of employment start date
          • Basic Cardiac Life Support must be obtained within 30 days of employment start date
          • PALS Pediatric Adv Life Supt must be obtained within 60 months of employment start date
          • RRT/Respiratory Care Practitioner (RRT / RCP)
          • Associate DegreeHCA Florida Brandon Hospital is a 400 bed acute care hospital in Brandon, FL. We offer many services including a heart & vascular center, behavioral health center and a women's center. Our women's center includes a 36 bed neonatal intensive care unit. We have a reflux center and a bariatric center. We are dedicated to quality and devoted to our community. We have been named a top 100 hospital in America many times. Our intensive care unit has been named a top 100 ICU. Join our friendly hospital with its caring staff located just south of Tampa. We are proud of our colleagues who contribute to the care and services of patients. Whether it is clinical care or our support staff, everyone has an important role in contributing to the health of our community. We hope you'll consider a career at HCA Florida Brandon Hospital.HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies┬« by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses."Bricks and mortar do not make a hospital. People do."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.HCA Healthcare Co-Founder If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our Respiratory Therapist RRT PRN opening. We review all applications. 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

Keywords: HCA Florida Brandon Hospital, Brandon , Respiratory Therapist RRT PRN, Healthcare , Brandon, Florida

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