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Therapist-Respiratory Registered

at Baptist Memorial Health Care in COVINGTON, Tennessee, 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. A Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) demonstrates these skills by successfully completing examinations administered by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) and earning the credential RRT. Assesses and 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;CRT ACLS

BOT Position Code #: 4343

Day Shift: Yes

Department Name: TC Respiratory Thera

External Company Name: Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation

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

Street: 1995 HIGHWAY 51 SOUTH

Telecommute: No

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. A Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) demonstrates these skills by successfully completing examinations administered by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) and earning the credential RRT. Assesses and 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;CRT ACLS To view full details and how to apply, please login or create a Job Seeker account
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Job Posting: JC190586477

Posted On: Aug 21, 2021

Updated On: Oct 21, 2021