HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in Pasadena, Texas
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We value your contributions. Our employee recognition programs encourage our teams to raise the bar. We are currently seeking aRegistered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)to join our family. Come be a part of the change!
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity. _ _ _HCA Houston Healthcare Southeast – Pasadena, TX_
_Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)_
HCA Houston Healthcare Southeast has been serving the needs of Southeast Harris County for 55 years. It offers 364 licensed beds, a NICU, an Advanced Wound Care Center, and a full complement of hospital services.
HCA Houston Healthcare Southeast is affiliated with HCA Houston Healthcare, part of the HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division. The division is a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient surgery centers, emergency centers and diagnostic imaging facilities in greater Houston, Corpus Christi and South Texas. Facilities include: 17 hospitals, nine ambulatory care centers, 13 off-campus emergency centers, and a regional transfer center. * *
Assembles and cleans all patient care equipment.
Assist with orienting and training new employees and students.
Expectations Ethics and Compliance: All employees will be held accountable for behaviors displayed relative to the values articulated in the Mission and Values Statement. “Will act with absolute honest, integrity and fairness in the way we conduct our business and the way we live our lives.” All employees will be held accountable for attending training regarding the Code of Conduct program at least annually.
Performs Arterial Blood Gases.
Performs bedside Spirometry, and adheres to respiratory care protocols, (Incentive Spirometry, IPPB, Meter Dose Inhalers, etc).
Responsible accurate department charting.
Responsible for all Emergency Calls.
Sets up and administers Aerosol or oxygen therapy. (Nasal Cannula, Ventmask, Partial or Non-Rebreather, simple oxygen mask, Cool Mist vaporizer, face tent, etc). Adhering to the age specific requirements.
Sets up and administers: (IPPB, NEB, Breathing EX., CPT) adhering to the age specific requirements.
Sets up and maintains Ventilator.
The technician is responsible for maintaining patient files.
The technician will apply and remove 24 hour Holter Monitors.
The technician will be required to perform Diagnostic 12 lead ECG's.
Transport patient in wheelchair or stretcher and educates Rehab patients when necessary.
"15. Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required with 6 months of hire date and Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) required within 3 months of hire date."
HCA Healthcare ranks on Fortune’s list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years and HCA ranks 63rd on the fortune 500 list. In addition Ethisphere named HCA as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. We want you to join our tradition of excellence. Intrigued? We’d love to hear from you.
If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our recruiters. We are actively interviewing so apply today!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
* Requires RRT by the National Board for Respiratory therapy and must be licensed by the state of Texas as a "Licensed Respiratory Care Practitioner".
* Requires current CPR certification.
* ACLS certification and EKG training are required.
* Applicants without ACLS & EKG training will be eligible for consideration with the understanding that they must complete these during the first available opportunity upon employment, not to exceed 6 months. * Graduate of AMA approved Respiratory Therapy Technician Program.
Job: *Therapy & Rehabilitation
Title: Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)
Location: Texas-Pasadena-HCA Houston Southeast
Requisition ID: 00009-109073