Pediatric Registered Respiratory Therapist
Pulse Staffing is searching for Pediatric Registered Respiratory Therapists for a busy hospital near the Medical Center. Both day and night shift available.
To administer a variety of respiratory care procedures in a developmentally/age appropriate manner for patients ranging from neonates to adults. Required for completely satisfactory performance in this job is a knowledge of basic anatomy and physiology of the cardiopulmonary systems and infection control; disease states, pathophysiology and pharmacology; operation of equipment used to administer routine respiratory care therapeutic modalities; special procedures once trained. Required for completely satisfactory performance in this job is the ability to be articulate, courteous and supportive in dealing with hospital, administrative and departmental personnel, patients and parents with ability to honor confidentiality; to independently treat patients from all departments by following the established therapy plan of care; demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills; demonstrate good customer service; utilize basic office equipment and a personal computer.
The formal education and/or experience required for completely satisfactory performance in this job are as follows: High school diploma or equivalent. Graduate of an A.M.A approved certification/registry program OR may be a graduate of an A.M.A. approved bachelor degree program in respiratory care. Current license to practice respiratory care in the State of Texas.
The following is preferred: A minimum of one (1) year of clinical experience in both critical and non-critical care areas, with a minimum of six (6) months of experience in critical care.
- Must have BLS
- Must have Pediatric experience
location: Medical center
shifts: days or nights
rate: $34 per hour