Respiratory Therapist FT Nights at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/17/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Kissimmee, FL
  • Date Posted:
    11/17/2020
  • Job ID:
    20023630
  • Job Family
    Respiratory Services
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    3 - Night

Job Description


Description

Respiratory Therapist -AdventHealth Kissimmee

 
Location Address: Kissimmee, Fl 34744

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Kissimmee

 
  • AdventHealth Kissimmee is an 163-bed community-focused hospital
  • Conveniently located near Walt Disney World
  • The team here is dedicated to bringing mission-focused, faith-based care to residents and visitors of Osceola and Orange Counties
  • AdventHealth Kissimmee has recently expanded to include a new medical office building, patient tower, and new main entrance
 
Work Hours/Shift:
  •  Full Time 3 12’s Nights

You Will Be Responsible For:  

  • Critical thinking and patient assessment skills, with the ability to evaluate and modify plan of care
  • Ability to use applicable infection control standards
  • Effective oral and written communication skills, including documentation in the patient care record Electronic Medical Records (EMR), and use of computer applications
  • Airway management skills, including maintenance of a patient airway and care of artificial airways
  • Ability to provide optimal respiratory support including: administration of oxygen, inhaled medications, lung expansion, and bronchial hygiene


Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Associate’s degree from a Respiratory Therapy or Cardiopulmonary Science program
  • Current, valid state of Florida license as a Registered Respiratory Therapist
    • Exception: For Cost Center 7610: Registered Respiratory Therapist or Certified Respiratory Therapist
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • For Cost Center 7633: Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification
  • For Cost Centers 7630, 7637, 1520, 0520, and 9390: Current Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification
  • For Cost Center 0520, 1520, 4270, 5040, 7637, 9390: Current PALS and NRP certification (Preferred)
  • For Cost Center 4270, 5040, 7610: Current ACLS certification (Preferred)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Respiratory Therapy or Cardiopulmonary science (Preferred)
Job Summary:

The Respiratory Therapist is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating the treatment, care, and needs of an assigned group of patients. Adheres to AdventHealth Orlando Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state, and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.



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

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