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

Houston Northwest Medical Center - Houston, Texas

Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Since 1973, Houston Northwest Medical center has been providing comprehensive healthcare to the North Houston communities. The hospital is known for its maternity and women’s services, including a Level II Neonatal ICU, and for its cardiac care as well as bariatric and diabetes programs. In addition to its hospital emergency room, Houston North West Medical Center operates two urgent care centers

Houston Northwest Medical Center is currently accepting applications forRegistered Respiratory Therapist.

Responsibilities:

  • The Respiratory Care Practitioner is under the direction of the Medical Director and the Clinical Supervisor.

  • The Respiratory Therapist must demonstrate the ability to assess, treat and care for patients who suffer from acute and chronic abnormalities of the respiratory system.

  • The individual will have the skills and knowledge level required to provide care to patients as delineated in their scope of services.

  • Employee will be responsible for knowledge and skill necessary to provide care based on physical, psychological, educational, safety and related criteria for the neonate, infant child, adolescent, adult and geriatric population.

    POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of Respiratory Care

  • Minimum of one year hospital based experience preferred

  • Certified or registered by the National Board of Respiratory Care

  • BLS is required. ACLS, PALS, and NRP are preferred.

  • Current license to practice respiratory care by the State of Texas Department of Health required.

Job: *Therapy & Rehabilitation

Title: Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Location: Texas-Houston-Houston Northwest Medical Center

Requisition ID: 26920-96974