Seasonal CRT PRN Night Position
Company: Baylor Scott & White Health
Posted on: January 9, 2022
RESPIRATORY THERAPIST - SEASONAL BONUS
The Seasonal Certified Respiratory Therapist PRN has advanced
knowledge and training of the cardiopulmonary system that is used
to manage and treat patients. Therapists will use different
scientific principles, therapies, and techniques to optimize
patient care and outcomes.
ESSENTIAL 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, invasive and
non-invasive ventilation and bedside spirometry), as ordered by a
patient?s attending physician, in a quality manner in accordance
with established procedures. Administers cardiopulmonary
resuscitation in emergency situations.
Reviews physicians orders, analyzes patients diagnostic test
results and provides appropriate therapy based on the patients
current clinical condition. If appropriate, implements approved
protocols as directed by physician.
Performs routine and advanced respiratory therapy; prioritizing
patient needs in a rapidly changing environment.
Instructs patient in the use of various respiratory care equipment
in a thorough and professional manner.
Assesses patient response to therapy and coaches the patient to
Documents all treatments and therapies given, any supplies used,
and accurately files all corresponding charges.
Reports outcomes of therapeutic interventions and makes
recommendations as appropriate.
Adheres to established policies including but not limited to:
infection control and isolation policies, HIPPA, time and
attendance, and social media.
Works willingly and professionally with other employees, healthcare
professionals, and students.
Takes responsibility and initiative to understand and complete any
professional or technical requirements set by leadership.
Incorporates principles of continuous quality improvement in all of
aspects of clinical care, identifying opportunities as
KEY SUCCESS FACTORS
General understanding of Respiratory Care modalities, therapies,
equipment and medications.
Must be able to read, write and follow flow chart protocols as
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 1
Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level
- EDUCATION - Grad of an Accredited Program
- EXPERIENCE - Less than 1 Year of Experience
- CERTIFICATION/LICENSE/REGISTRATION -
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Cert Respiratory Therapist (CRT): Certified Respiratory Therapist
(CRT) from the National Board Respiratory Care.
Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP): Licensed by the State of Texas
Medical Board as a Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP).
Facility / Location: Scott & White Memorial Medical Center -
Department / Shift: Respiratory Therapy - PRN Night Shift
PRN SEASONAL BONUS AVAILABLE!
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