Advanced Registered Respiratory Therapist FT Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/15/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Date Posted:
    9/15/2020
  • Job ID:
    20019674
  • Job Family
    Respiratory Services
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description

Respiratory Therapist Advanced/Registered -AdventHealth Altamonte Springs

 
Location Address: Altamonte Springs, Fl 32701

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Altamonte Springs

  • Located north of Orlando in the community of Altamonte Springs, our facility is consistently named “Best Hospital” for overall quality, reputation, doctors and nurses by local residents
  • As the largest satellite campus within the AdventHealth system, AdventHealth Altamonte has been providing state-of-the-art healthcare to the community since 1973
  • The 398-bed hospital cares for more than 168,000 patients a year. We are proud to be revolutionizing health care with visionary leadership and world-class resources
 
Work Hours/Shift:
  •  Full Time 3 12’s Days

You Will Be Responsible For:  

  • Practices standard precautions and enforces safety regulations according to hospital policies on a continual basis.
  • Responds to Code Blue emergencies immediately providing CPR according to the American Heart Association guidelines.
  • Properly utilizes patient assessment skills, prescriber care plans, chart review, and conferring with multidisciplinary team to determine efficacy of therapy in a cost and time efficient manner making appropriate recommendations and changes per prescriber care plan.
  • Initiates, maintains, transports and monitors mechanical ventilators to include conventional and advanced modes of ventilation per policy and procedure.
  • Proactively initiates process improvement ideas. Assists with clinical instruction and precepting, and serves as a resource person to lower level therapists. 

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Associate’s degree from a Respiratory Therapy or Cardiopulmonary Science program
  • For Children’s Hospital: Pediatric and Neonatal experience
  • Current Valid State of Florida license as a Registered Respiratory Therapist
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • For Cost Center 7630, 7637, 0520, 5040, 4270, 1792, and 9390: Current Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification
  • For Cost Center 7633: Current Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification
  • For Cost Center 1520 and 3738: Current ACLS, NRP, and PALS certification
  • For Cost Center 3604: Current ACLS and PALS certification
  • For Cost Center 3604: Current NRP certification (Preferred)
  • For Cost Center 0520, 7637, 9390, 5040, 4270, 1792: Current NRP and PALS certification (Preferred)
Job Summary:
The Advanced/Registered Respiratory Therapist is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating the treatment, care, and needs of an assigned group of patients. Ability to accept lead responsibility in the absence of a Lead Therapist / Supervisor, as directed. Specific age groups are identified in the principal duties and job responsibilities section. Adheres to AdventHealth 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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