Respiratory Therapist WEST - Float- Nights

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Overview


At WellStar, we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.


Responsibilities


Our FLOAT Team is hiring now! Our Registered Respiratory Therapist is responsible for medication administration and implementing respiratory care based on expanded knowledge and experience.

The RRT is responsible for delivering patient care in complex, multiple problem-patient care situations. The majority of time is in critical care areas with significant independent decision-making and self-direction. In addition, to patient care delivery, the RRT is responsible for patient, family/support system education, coordination of activities, staff
development, and professional and self-developmental activities.

The RRT is responsible for providing patient care with an understanding and awareness of population specific needs. The RRT addresses the biological, emotional, and developmental, psychosocial, and patient/family education needs when providing care to the patient. The therapist also participates in the education of new employees and others. Performance of this job will also require a close working relationship with the Medical staff and Respiratory Care Leadership.

Good customer relation, assessment, and communication skills are a must for this job.

Schedule: 6:30PM-7:00AM


Qualifications


Required Minimum Education:

  • Graduate of an AMA approved training program in Respiratory Therapy or Cardiopulmonary Sciences (B.S. degree preferred)

Required Minimum Certification:

  • NBRC credential as an advanced level RRT Respiratory Care Professional and holds an active GA Respiratory Care Professional License.
  • BLS certified, ACLS/NRP preferred

Required Minimum Experience:

  • 2 years current RT in patient experience.

Required Minimum Skills:

  • Ability to communicate well, critical thinking skills, establish and maintain working relations with physicians and other health care personnel, and computer skills including familiarity with databases


Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. 

Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!




2 August 2020
Location: United States Georgia Marietta
Work type:
Full time
Sector:
Healthcare and Medical
Profession:
Other
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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