RRT PRN as needed
Performs therapeutic, diagnostic and supportive respiratory care
procedures. The RRT will provide services, timely and efficiently, at
approriate levels to all patients and in all settings served by the
department. Evaluates physician orders and clinical data related to
respiratory care of patients. Assess patients respiratory status,
effectiveness of therapy, and recommends modification as needed.
The RRT will perform tasks and duties within their approved scope
of service, following established policies and procedures, and in
compliance with all local, state and federal regulations/laws. Should
be able to provide advanced clinical expertise and education.
Interpretive skills, frequent interactive and consultative skills are
inherent in this position. Must be proficient in the treatment of, and
knowledge of all types of respiratory disorders, and must be able to
utilzie various types of media for therapy (mechanical ventilation,
nebulizers, CPT, etc.)
Must be licensed by the State of Florida Department of Health as a
Resgistered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) and successfully completed
an AHA CPR Certification in basic life support. ACLS preferred.
Graduate of a two (2)year AMA approved Respiratory Care Program
or equivalent (RRT credential).
A minimum of two (2) years post-graduate clinical experience in
Respiratory Care is highly desired
HCA Inc - 21 months ago