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Respiratory Care Practitioner *Relocation Assistance Available* *Up to $15,000Hiring Bonus*

Company: Providence Health & Services
Location: Richland
Posted on: August 5, 2022

Job Description:

Description Kadlec Regional Medical Center has an exciting opportunity for a Respiratory Care Practitioner to join our growing Respiratory Therapy team located in Richland, Washington! Shift Details: Full time, 0.9. 12 hour variable shifts (primarily nights). Shifts incldue weekends. We have both day and night positions available for you to choose from! Minimum Requirements:

  • Graduation from an accredited school of Respiratory Therapy.
  • Current WA State Respiratory Care Practitioner Licensure required.
  • CRT or RRT required.
  • Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS required.
  • ACLS, PALS, NALS (or ENCP in place of NALS) or NRP required within 12 months of employment or after assigned to population. Preferred Qualifications:
    • Bachelor's Degree in Respiratory Therapy from an accredited educational institution
    • One (1) year experience as a Respiratory Care Practitioner in an acute care medical setting
    • Critical care experience
    • Additional specialty certification
    • Prefer bi-lingual or multi-lingual skills Duties include, but are not limited to, the following: As a Respiratory Care Practitioner you will be responsible to see that all treatments/procedures are carried out according to the provider orders. Respiratory therapy operates within all areas of the medical center and assignments will be made based on skills and abilities. Care is provided in areas of the medical center, including but not limited to NICU, Adult ICU, Emergency Department, Birth Center and general medicine. Respiratory Therapists may also work in the outpatient pulmonary rehab area, as well. Pulmonary Function Lab operates as a separate entity and requires additional specialized training.
      • Embrace Planetree Philosophy to provide a safe, comfortable, therapeutic, patient-centered environment.
      • Understand, embrace, and instill Kadlec's Mission, Vision and Values.
      • Provide respiratory care to patients as ordered by physicians.
      • Perform routine and non-routine procedures.
      • Review patient chart and physician's orders; set up equipment, dispense medications and administer care; e.g., oxygen therapy, airway management, resuscitation, mechanical ventilation, ECG's, arterial/venous puncture and blood analysis and pneumocardiograms.
      • Respond to medical emergencies, including but not limited to, cardiac/respiratory codes, rapid assessment teams, high risk deliveries and trauma within the Medical Center.
      • Document on the patient's chart all contacts, care given, supplies and equipment used.
      • Instruct new patient and caregivers in treatment modalities.
      • Schedule treatment per patient plan of care and physician orders and make adjustments as necessary.
      • Enter patient charges for services rendered. About Providence At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of "Know me, care for me, ease my way." Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we'll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Requsition ID: P341976 Company: Kadlec Jobs Job Category: Respiratory Care Job Function: Clinical Care Schedule: Full time Shift: Variable Career Track: Clinical Professional Department: 3010 RESPIRATORY THERAPY Address: WA Richland 888 Swift Blvd Kadlec is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Keywords: Providence Health & Services, Richland , Respiratory Care Practitioner *Relocation Assistance Available* *Up to $15,000Hiring Bonus*, Healthcare , Richland, Washington

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