Respiratory Therapist Reg FT Transport Nights 15K Bonus
Company: Baylor Scott & White Health
Posted on: January 9, 2022
The Registered Respiratory Therapist, Transport, provides patient
care in a mobile environment to high risk patients and their
families being transported. The Respiratory Therapist, Transport
acts as a hospital wide resource for establishing and maintaining a
high quality standard of care for the neonatal and pediatric
transport population. Responsible for organizing, implementing, and
coordinating patient care as directed by the Physician for the
purpose of stabilization of the transfer to a tertiary or Special
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE
ESSENIAL FUTIAL FUNCTIONS of the ROLE
Performs and directs the administration of respiratory care
services (including but not limited to oxygen therapy, aerosol
therapy, inhaled medication, airway clearance, intubation, invasive
and non-invasive ventilation and bedside spirometry), as ordered by
a patients attending physician, in a quality manner that is in
accordance with established procedures. Administers cardiopulmonary
resuscitation in emergency situations.
Reviews physicians orders, analyzes patient?s diagnostic test
results and provides appropriate therapy based on the patients
current clinical condition. If appropriate, implements approved
protocols as directed by physician.
Assists in the development, implementation and evaluation of
departmental operations, policies, procedures, products, programs
relating to the transport environment and patient population.
Demonstrates analytical skills necessary to resolve complex patient
problems in a mobile environment, develop standards of care and
procedures, and evaluate the quality of respiratory care.
Documents all treatments and therapies given, any supplies used,
and accurately files all corresponding charges. Reports outcomes of
therapeutic interventions and makes recommendations as
res to established policies including but not limited to: infection
control and isolation policies, HIPPA, time and attendance, and
In the Fixed Wing/Rotor Wing/Ambulance, must be able to lift/carry
50 pounds, push/pull up to 40 pounds occasionally, reach overhead
moderately, climb moderately, squat/bend/kneel occasionally,
sit/stand moderately, walk/move about frequently, tolerate tight
quarters, small spaces and sit in a confined space.
Maintains current state of physical and mental wellbeing, standard
aircraft seat belts will fit without alterations, able to function
in the cabin of an aircraft without physical restrictions.
The Registered Respiratory Therapist, Transport, must live within a
one hour drive, or fewer than sixty (60) miles from the base of
operation (whichever is greater).
KEY SUCCESS FACTORS
Advanced understanding of Respiratory Care modalities, therapies,
equipment and medications.
Must be able to read, write and follow flow chart protocols as
Must be able to communicate thoughts clearly; both orally and in
Must be able to work under stressful conditions.
Must have critical thinking and problem solving skills.
Ability to follow established safety, infection control, and
isolation procedures at all times.
Able to balance multiple demands and respond to time
Able to pass pre-placement physical exam, including functional
capacity exam assessing strength (lift 100 pounds) and
General computer skills, including but not limited to: typing,
information security, electronic medical documentation, hand held
scanning and email.
Our competitive benefits package includes the following
- Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
- 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
- Tuition Reimbursement
- PTO accrual beginning Day 1Note: Benefits may vary based upon
position type and/or level
- EDUCATION - Associate's or 2 years of work experience above the
- EXPERIENCE - 2 Years of Experience
- CERTIFICATION/LICENSE/REGISTRATION -
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
Pedi Adv Life Support (PALS)
Neonatal/Pediatric Specialist (NPS): Must have an RRT-NPS from the
NBRC upon hire or transfer or within 1 year.
Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP): Licensed by the State of Texas
Medical Board as a Respiratory Care Practitioner.
Registered Respiratory Therapi (RRT): Registered Respiratory
Therapist (RRT) from the NBRC.
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