HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Respiratory Therapist III in San Jose, California

About Good Samaritan Hospital Our investment in technology, ability to recruit internationally trained physicians in a wide range of specialties, and commitment to developing the potential of its clinical and ancillary staff have set us apart from the rest. Serving Silicon Valley since 1965,* Good Samaritan Hospital* is a 474 bed acute care hospital. Our acute care hospital is located in the heart of Silicon Valley with two locations, the main campus in San Jose and Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos. Good Samaritan Hospital is recognized as a leader in neurosciences, high-risk obstetrics, comprehensive cancer services, advanced cardiology and innovative surgery techniques. We were the first of five hospitals in the country and the first in Santa Clara County to become a Stroke Certified Hospital.

The Respiratory Therapist teams are dedicated, healthcare providers with excellent services for patients at Good Samaritan Hospital. Interested in joining this team? Apply online now.

Schedule: 0.9 (36 hours per week) *Shift: Nights (weekend rotate)*

POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision, provides advanced respiratory care services, including more complex and/or non-routine diagnostic and therapeutic procedures designed to evaluate, stabilize, prevent or remedy patient cardiopulmonary and neurologic problems. Acts as a clinical resource person and team leader to respiratory therapists and students. Meets and exceeds all performance expectations for respiratory care required by an RT II. Is required to complete all competencies, duties & responsibilities as defined for RT III and complete 15 CEUs on an annual basis. Functions as a member of the Charge, NICU or ICU team.Participation in neonatal ground transportation is required for this position.


Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required:

Current California Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP) License.

Current Basic and Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider Course.

Current Pediatric Advanced Life Support Provider and/or Neonatal Resuscitation Provider.

Completion of a two year AMA approved course in Respiratory Therapy or equivalent upgrade program.

Registered Respiratory Therapist by the National Board for Respiratory Care

Minimum Experience:

Two year of full-time, progressively more responsible work experience.

Ability to learn and utilize computerized patient care management system.

Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions. Must effectively read, write and verbally communicate in the English language.

Job: *Therapy & Rehabilitation

Title: Respiratory Therapist III

Location: California-San Jose-Good Samaritan Hospital

Requisition ID: 03360-20102