Reg Resp Therapist VSP PRN .001
Westside Regional Medical Cntr-Fort Lauderdale Area - Plantation, FL

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RRT PRN as needed

Plantation, FL

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

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