Location Address: 9441 Health Center Drive Land O' Lakes, FL 34637
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Connerton
77 bed 70,000 sq. ft. all private rooms 10 ICU and 30 PCU beds with an Operating Room and Full service Pharmacy
Facility opened in 2009 and in Dec 2019 we opened our new 30 bed critical care wing
Our employees tell us this is a family oriented environment, very welcoming and helpful
Our employee turnover is lower than most hospital and our employee engagement scores are continually top quartile.
Specialty hospital for critically ill medically complex patients
Pulmonary and Vapotherm Center of Excellence
Staff consists of all Registered Respiratory Therapist, 65% BSN or above RNs, Current staff certifications include CCRN, PCCN, CNML, WCNC, NEA-BC, and RN-BC
Onsite BSN completion program partnership with South University with staff discounted rate
Simulation Lab and Clinical Transition Pilot Program
No designated COVID Unit
You Will Be Responsible For:
Proactively initiates process improvement ideas. Assists with clinical instruction and new orientee staff precepting, and serves as a resource person to lower level therapists. Supports hospital and department mission, goals, and department metrics. Practices standard precautions and enforces safety regulations according to hospital policies on a continual basis. Documents and charges for procedures neatly, accurately, thoroughly, and completely to ensure quality standards set by the department and hospital.
Responds to all Code Blue emergencies immediately providing CPR according to the American Heart Association and performs other duties as directed. Performs airway maintenance including: proper use of manual resuscitators, oral and nasal pharyngeal airway insertion, airway suctioning, extubation, assist with tracheostomy insertion, perform tracheostomy tube change, assist with bronchoscopy, and procedural respiratory support.
What You Will Need:
Graduate from an AMA approved program by the National Board of Respiratory Care in Respiratory Therapy is required. Ã‚ AAS or AS is required.
Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) required or CRT registry eligible and must obtain registry RRT credential within 12 months from hire date.
CPR/BLS and ACLS certification required.
Minimum of two years clinical experience in acute care setting.
Current Florida State License as a RRT /Registered Respiratory Therapist
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.