Respiratory Therapist
Baylor Emergency Medical Center - Aubrey, TX

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Baylor Emergency Medical Centers are an extension of Baylor Health Care System’s mission to meet the needs of the community by providing hospital-level care to the backyards of North
Texans. Specializing in the delivery of compassionate care for emergency, inpatient and hospice medical needs, Baylor Emergency Medical Centers serve citizens of the North Texas community 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, with dedicated, experienced physicians, nursing and clinical staff caring for patients the way they would want their own family treated.

Position Overview:

The purpose of this position is to provide consultation for the facility. The Registered Respiratory Therapist shall provide the services of a qualified therapeutic respiratory technician. The sole responsibility of the Registered Respiratory Therapist shall be to provide guidance and counsel to the facilities respiratory services program.

Essential Job Functions:
  • Provide consultation to the administration
    and staff regarding planning, policy, development and priority setting based on
    initial and on-going evaluations of the respiratory service needs.
  • Provide respiratory therapy consultation to
    any resident in the facility in accordance with physician’s orders.
  • Counsel the patient, staff and family with
    regards to the patient’s respiratory therapy needs.
  • Make appropriate referrals for continuing
    respiratory care.
  • Review sanitation in accordance with current
    standards.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree with major studies in specific field of study preferred.
  • Licensed Registered Respiratory Therapist by the State of Texas.
  • Three years of experience.
  • Current BLS.
  • Critical care or ER experiences a plus.
  • Experience writing policies and procedures for facilities that house Reparatory Therapist
    who carry out respiratory therapy consultantion.

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