HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) (PRN) in Houston, Texas

_Park Plaza & Plaza Specialty Hospitals – Houston, TX_

_Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)_ __ Located adjacent to the Texas Medical Center, Park Plaza and Plaza Specialty Hospitals offer the convenience of a community hospital with two distinct purposes. Since 1975, Park Plaza Hospital has been offering complete medical services, including surgery as well as outpatient, imaging and rehabilitation. Plaza Specialty Hospital, a hospital within a hospital, has been providing long-term acute care to those needing prolonged hospitalization and recovery since 1994.

Park Plaza/Plaza Specialty Hospitalis currently looking for aRegistered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

POSITION SUMMARY: * The Registered Respiratory Therapist shall deliver competent and compassionate Respiratory Care services for patients of all age groups through the of use accepted Clinical Practice Guidelines for assessing, treating and documenting the effects of care for the respiratory care provided to patients. * The Respiratory Therapist shall work cooperatively with physicians, nursing staff, ancillary staff, and other members of the patent care team utilizing an interdisciplinary approach to maintain standards for professional practices. * Maintains a safe and therapeutic environment. * These functions of the Respiratory Therapist shall be carried out according to departmental and hospital policies, the hospital’s mission statement and the philosophy of the department’s code of ethics.

QUALIFICATIONS: * Graduate of an accredited Respiratory Care Practitioner program required. * Certified or Registered through the National Board for Respiratory Care (RRT) * One year of hospital/LTAC experience is required. * BLS certification, ACLS certification is required.

Job: *Therapy & Rehabilitation

Title: Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) (PRN)

Location: Texas-Houston-Park Plaza Hospital

Requisition ID: 26925-93738