Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin , 02/23/2024

Name
  Andrea Valero
Email
  andrea.valero@ascension.org
Facility Name
  Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin
Facility Location
  Austin, Texas
Facility description or mission
  Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin is a full-service hospital, level IV trauma center and comprehensive level 1 stroke center in Austin, Texas. Our experienced care teams provide emergency care, acute medical and surgical care and critical care with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). Join our collaborative team of caregivers and create a healthcare career path you’ll love.
Job summary
  Registered Respiratory Therapist RRT – NICU
Schedule: Full time Night: 7:00 p.m. – 7:00 a.m., with some weekend holiday shifts required and occasional on call.
Provide evaluation of and care for pediatric patients with respiratory insufficiencies.
Essential job responsibilities
  -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.
Education
  Degree in Respiratory Therapy

Working at Ascension is more than just a job – it’s a career where your talent and passion for delivering quality healthcare can make a difference for patients, team members and the community!

Experience
  Recent critical care and ventilator experience is HIGHLY Preferred
2 plus years of experience is HIGHLY Preferred
If you're interested feel free to reach out to me! We are honored to be recognized by Comparably as a Best Company for Career Growth! Ascension associates rated us as one of the best workplaces to advance and develop their careers.
State license requirement
 

  • Texas Respiratory Care Practitioner

Certifications
 

  • American Heart Association BLS

Work Schedule
 

  • Full-time nights

To apply, go to
  https://jobs.ascension.org/us/en/job/1108996/Registered-Respiratory-Therapist-RRT-NICU
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