Ascension 6/21/21 Austin, TX

Facility Name
Ascension
Facility description or mission
Rooted in the loving ministry of Jesus as healer, we commit ourselves to serving all persons with special attention to those who are poor and vulnerable. Our Catholic health ministry is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities. We are advocates for a compassionate and just society through our actions and our words.
Job summary
What You Will Do
Provide evaluation of and care for patients with respiratory insufficiencies.

Assess patient for appropriate type and frequency of treatment and develop a plan of care based on diagnosis.
Implement and monitor patient care plan and equipment. Monitor, record and communicate patient condition. Perform advanced respiratory care modalities.
Evaluate respiratory practice, administration of medications, and treatment based on patient outcome.
Educate the patient and family about the health condition and provide information about community support groups and other available programs.
Respond to emergency resuscitation team code.

Essential job responsibilities
Pediatric Registered Respiratory Therapist at Dell Children's Medical Center
Education
High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
Experience
Experience working with the pediatric population.
State license requirement
  • Texas Respiratory Care Practitioner
Certifications
  • American Heart Association BLS
  • Other
Other certification requirement
Respiratory Therapist credentialed from the NBRC
Work Schedule
  • Full-time days
To apply, go to
https://jobs.ascension.org/careers-home/jobs/69666?lang=en-us