HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Respiratory Therapist RRT PRN in Sun City Center, Florida

SOUTH BAY HOSPITAL REGISTERED RESPIRATORY THERAPIST

Respiratory Therapist take a deep breath. You know the challenges of being a Respiratory Therapist. Respiratory Therapist do the interviews and the exams. You consult with physicians to develop a treatment plan for the patients. Respiratory Therapist perform the diagnostic tests. You do the treatments and monitor progress. Certified Respiratory Therapist teach and educate patients. And in the end, Respiratory Therapist make a huge difference in the life of every patient you serve. No wonder we want you to join our team of Respiratory Therapist today.

Under general supervision, the RRT (Registered Respiratory Therapist) will perform all respiratory care related duties.

Set up and administer all routine and complex respiratory therapy procedures to patients of all ages.

Responsible for the application and operation of acute care ventilators used for continuous short and long-term mechanical ventilation. Respiratory Therapists are expected to be self-directed in the absence of the full-time Team Leader. Maintain all department and hospital records and enter accurate information into the hospital computer for the therapy as given.

Help deliver superior service to the patients at South Bay Hospital, part of the HCA West and Central Florida hospital system. Our team strives to provide effective and efficient care in our 112-bed hospital, which will soon be joined by an all-new medical complex. With new communities breaking ground each year, this is an ideal location to experience our commitment to your career and our community. We support our talented staff with advanced technologies throughout our hospital and Centers of Excellence including:

Chest Pain CenterAdvanced Primary Stroke Center

At HCA West Florida’s 16 hospitals we’re not just caregivers, we’re devoted to caring. Located throughout Tampa, St. Petersburg, Sarasota area, we’re on a journey to reach new heights in service excellence for our patients. As an integral part of the nation’s largest healthcare system with more than 15,000 healthcare professionals on our team, we foster an environment where you will be supported, valued and encouraged to grow.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Current Florida Registered Respiratory Therapist licensure.

  • American Heart Association BLS health care provider required. ACLS , PALS and NRP within 6 months of hire.

  • Graduate of Respiratory Care program accredited by the Committee on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).

  • Frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling and moving equipment.

  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.

  • Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate actions in volatile situations.

  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills

Job: *Therapy & Rehabilitation

Title: Respiratory Therapist RRT PRN

Location: Florida-Sun City Center-South Bay Hospital - Sun City Center

Requisition ID: 00642-3385