Ascension Health Respiratory Therapist - Reg in Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Job ID: 265648

Respiratory Therapist - Reg

Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Regular/Rotating

Additional Job Information

Title: Therapist-Respiratory-Reg

City, State: Murfreesboro,TN

Location: St Thomas Rutherford Hospital

Department: Respiratory Care 001

Additional Job Details: PRN,Rotating, 0 hours,Weekly

Job Description

Job Summary:

Provides evaluation of and care for patients with respiratory insufficiencies.

Responsibilities:

  • Assesses patient for appropriate type and frequency of treatment and develops a plan of care based on diagnosis.

  • Implements and monitors patient care plan and equipment. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition. Performs advanced respiratory care modalities.

  • Evaluates respiratory practice, administration of medications, and treatment based on patient outcome.

  • Educates the patient and family about the health condition and provides information about community support groups and other available programs.

  • Responds to emergency resuscitation team code.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Respiratory Therapist specializing in Registered credentialed from the Tennessee Department Health obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Respiratory Therapist specializing in Registered credentialed from the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent required Master's degree in a related field, or combination of Bachelor's degree and related experience preferred

Work Experience:

  • 3 Years Preferred Technical Experience.

How To Apply

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