The Registered Respiratory Therapist / RRT is to use sound knowledge and proficiency in the treatment of cardiopulmonary disorders for inpatients and outpatients of all ages with various types of media, i.e., Oxygen and other Therapeutic Gases and Aerosol Inhalation, Holter set-up, Pulmonary Function Test, all related Respiratory Care Equipment, Mechanical Ventilation, Blood Gas Sampling/Analysis and all other aspects of respiratory therapeutic treatments. The Registered Respiratory Therapist / RRT establishes a good rapport with fellow associates while maintaining a professional relationship. Reports to the Respiratory Care Director and/or Respiratory Care Supervisor.
Education Minimum: Graduate of a two (2) year AMA approved Respiratory Care Program Required: Associates Degree in Respiratory Therapy
Must be licensed / Registered Respiratory Therapist / RRT by the State of Florida Department of Professional Regulations and have current American Heart Association BLS, ACLS & PALS
Therapists working in NICU, must have a current NRP certification
Recommend membership to the Florida Society of Respiratory Care and/or American Association for Respiratory Care
A minimum of two (1) year post-graduate clinical experience in Respiratory Care procedures
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
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