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Therapist-Respiratory Registered

at Baptist Memorial Health Care in Jonesboro, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Job Responsibilities

Assesses the patient.

Develops the plan of care.

Implements the plan of care.

Evaluates the plan of care.

Administers medications as prescribed.

Provides patient, family, and/or significant other health teaching/education.

Participates in activities designed to improve health care delivery.

Communicates/collaborates with others in providing patient care.

Provides clinical leadership.

Supports life long learning.

Completes assigned goals.

Job Summary

Provides respiratory care using critical thinking skills learned and refined through education and experience as a Respiratory Therapist. Demonstrates these skills by successfully completing examinations administered by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) and earning the RRT credential. Assesses, evaluates results, and implements complex methods of providing care. Participates in the delivery of care and functions as a specialty clinical resource for other caregivers. Provides a caring relationship that facilitates health and healing. Performs other job duties as assigned.

Education

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired State license and/or “RRT” credential in accordance to the National Board of Respiratory Care. Current state license

Experience

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired Recent clinical respiratory care experience (hospital, home care, skilled nursing facility) and/or previous respiratory care practice. Current state license 1 year hospital experience.

Licensure

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired Successful completion of entry and advanced level exams for RCPs. ABG endorsed, if applicable. RRT;BLS ACLS;NRP

BOT Position Code #: 4352

Day Shift: No

Night Shift: Yes

Department Name: JO Respiratory Thera

External Company Name: Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation

External Company URL: http://www.baptistonline.org

Street: 4800 E. Johnson Ave.

Overview and Responsibilities:

Job Responsibilities

Assesses the patient.

Develops the plan of care.
Implements the plan of care.
Evaluates the plan of care.
Administers medications as prescribed.
Provides patient, family, and/or significant other health teaching/education.
Participates in activities designed to improve health care delivery.
Communicates/collaborates with others in providing patient care.
Provides clinical leadership.
Supports life long learning.
Completes assigned goals.

Job Summary

Provides respiratory care using critical thinking skills learned and refined through education and experience as a Respiratory Therapist. Demonstrates these skills by successfully completing examinations administered by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) and earning the RRT credential. Assesses, evaluates results, and implements complex methods of providing care. Participates in the delivery of care and functions as a specialty clinical resource for other caregivers. Provides a caring relationship that facilitates health and healing. Performs other job duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Education

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired State license and/or “RRT” credential in accordance to the National Board of Respiratory Care. Current state license

Experience

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired Recent clinical respiratory care experience (hospital, home care, skilled nursing facility) and/or previous respiratory care practice. Current state license 1 year hospital experience.

Licensure

Description Minimum Required Preferred/Desired Successful completion of entry and advanced level exams for RCPs. ABG endorsed, if applicable. RRT;BLS ACLS;NRP To view full details and how to apply, please login or create a Job Seeker account
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Job Posting: JC168150231

Posted On: Sep 14, 2020

Updated On: Dec 04, 2021