REGISTERED RESPIRATORY THERAPIST
Central Texas Medical Center 15 reviews - San Marcos, TX

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REGISTERED RESPIRATORY THERAPIST - 129394 Description
      To participate in the care of the patient by providing diagnostic and therapeutic modalities to those suffering from cardiopulmonary disease or dysfunction. Carries out physician orders for all diagnostic and therapeutic modalities included in the departmental scope of service for patients ranging in age from newborn to elderly. Assesses patient for response to therapeutic modalities and documents all care given accurately and in a timely manner. Collects, handles and tests patient specimens for Arterial Blood Gas Analysis. Performs and documents all QC, calibrations and function checks of all equipment used in patient care. Submits appropriate charges for care delivered. Supports the hospital mission by providing professional high quality patient care consistent with customer service s tandards and hospital Code of Conduct. Serves as a resource for other staff and physicians. Facilitates the team process by assisting in consistent compliance with departmental and hospital policies with the ultimate goal of quality patient care and high patient satisfaction. Be a graduate from an accredited program for Respiratory Therapy at the certification level and six months to one year related experience and/or training. Must hold a current certificate in C.P.R. Must hold a current certificate in ACLS and PALS. Must complete 12 lead EKG interpretation course within 3 months of hire. Must hold a current license as an RCP in the state of Texas. Must hold RRT credential from National Board for Respiratory Care.

      Job : Respiratory
      Organization : Central Texas Medical Center
      Primary Location : US-TX-San Marcos

      Schedule : Full-time
      Shift : Night
      Job Level : Staff / Associate
      Education Level : Technical Certification
      Travel : No
      Job Posting : Feb 7, 2013, 11:34:39 AM

      About this company
      15 reviews
      The mission of Central Texas Medical Center is to serve our fellow man and support the healing ministry of Jesus Christ through quality...