Seasonal RT II FT Nights at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/19/2021

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Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Date Posted:
    10/19/2021
  • Job ID:
    21016312
  • Job Family
    Respiratory Services
  • Shift
    3 - Night

Job Description


Description
Respiratory Therapist II AdventHealth SC Connerton
Location Address: 9441 Health Center Drive Land O’ Lakes, Florida 34637
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth SC Connerton
•        Up to $15K sign on bonus
77 bed 70,000 sq. ft. all private rooms 10 ICU and 30 PCU beds with an Operating Room and Full service Pharmacy
        Facility opened in 2009 and in Dec 2019 we opened our new 30 bed critical care wing
Our employees tell us this is a family oriented environment, very welcoming and helpful
Our employee turnover is lower than most hospital and our employee engagement scores are continually top quartile.
Specialty hospital for critically ill medically complex patients
Pulmonary and Vapotherm Center of Excellence
Staff consists of all Registered Respiratory Therapist, 65% BSN or above RNs, 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
 No designated COVID Unit
Work Hours/Shift:

Full-Time/ Nights

You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Proactively initiates process improvement ideas.  Assists with clinical instruction and new orientee staff precepting, and serves as a resource person to lower level therapists. Supports hospital and department mission, goals, and department metrics. Practices standard precautions and enforces safety regulations according to hospital policies on a continual basis. Documents and charges for procedures neatly, accurately, thoroughly, and completely to ensure quality standards set by the department and hospital.  
  • Responds to all Code Blue emergencies immediately providing CPR according to the American Heart Association and performs other duties as directed.  Performs airway maintenance including: proper use of manual resuscitators, oral and nasal pharyngeal airway insertion, airway suctioning, extubation, assist with tracheostomy insertion, perform tracheostomy tube change, assist with bronchoscopy, and procedural resp
Qualifications
What You Will Need:
  • Graduate from an AMA approved program by the National Board of Respiratory Care in Respiratory Therapy is required.  AAS or AS is required. 
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) required 
  • BLS and ACLS certification required.
  • Minimum of two years clinical experience in acute care setting. 
Job Summary:

The Respiratory Therapist Advanced performs all necessary respiratory care procedures associated with acute or critically ill neonatal & pediatric routine care modalities, and mid-level higher acuity adult care modalities and is able to work independently and as a member of a multidisciplinary team.  . The advanced care therapist is considered a mid-level respiratory practitioner specializing in higher acuity adult care. Applies the knowledge and skill necessary to provide appropriate interactions with staff, patients, and families of all ages.   He/she initiates and maintains appropriate therapy, including life support technique and equipment.  Minimum competency in all applicable advanced clinical skills must be exceeded.  Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all. Adheres to Florida Hospital Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. 



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

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