AA*-Lead Respiratory Therapist Full Time Sebring at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 7/17/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Sebring, FL
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
    Respiratory Services
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Sebring Wauchula Lake Placid

Job Description

Work Hours/Shift
Full Time, 40 hours per week, Days
AdventHealth Sebring

What You Are Responsible For:
  • Acknowledges daily staffing needs and changes on a shift by shift basis using spreadsheet.
  • Fills shifts as directed by manager.
  • Delegates shift assignments to other therapists.
  • Ensures pagers are working and distributed to all therapists.
  • Assigns and keeps track of lunch schedule and ensures that all staff use time clocks on their lunch break.
  • Assigns and keeps track of WOW’s.
  • Notifies hospital operator of therapist assignments and pager numbers at the beginning of every shift.
  • Places a copy of daily assignments in the proper journal.
  • Prints an end of shift report to assure there are no open orders. If there are any open orders, he/she notifies the therapist responsible to complete them before leaving.
  • Keeps track of BiPAPs and EKG machines and gives status report to next shift.
  • Ensures that Pediatric EKG’s have been sent for over read and keeps track of documents.
  • Performs designated role in department CQI process.
  • Acts as a Super User when new computer modules are introduced.
  • Takes call as deemed necessary by supervisor or manager.
  • Demonstrates respiratory care procedures to students and other health care workers.
  • Acts as preceptor for students and new hires for orientation.
  • Attends the majority of department meetings and department in-services.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Takes a shift assignment.
What You Will Need:
  • ABG, EKG
  • CERNER or other EMR (Preferred)
  • Associates Degree in Respiratory Therapy from a school accredited by COARC or appropriate body.
  • Minimum of 2 years functioning as a Respiratory Therapist.
  • Two (2) Years of RT experience (Preferred)
  • Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) credential from NBRC
  • Florida License with prefix “TT”
  • BLS
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) credential from NBRC (Preferred)
  • Florida License with prefix “RT” (Preferred)
  • NRP (pass at first opportunity) (Preferred)
  • ACLS (Preferred)

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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