Parkland Health , 08/24/2022

  Gabriela Castillo
Facility Name
  Parkland Health
Facility Location
  Dallas, TX
Facility description or mission
  With a team of over 10,000 employees at our main hospital and surrounding area clinics, Parkland is one of the largest public hospital systems in the country. For over 100 years, we remain dedicated to providing the best patient experience for those in our care.

As a Parkland team member, you have the opportunity to apply your skills and talents as well as advance your knowledge and career goals. We offer meaningful careers that build on our vision of defining the standards of excellence in public health.

Job summary
  Responsible for providing full respiratory care to patients within neonatal, pediatric, and adult populations, as prescribed by physician, and within established standards and practices.
Essential job responsibilities
  Skills or Special Abilities

Must successfully complete General Care orientation.
Must successfully complete adult Intensive Care Unit (ICU) orientation to work in adult ICU areas.
Must successfully complete Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) orientation to work in NICU area.
Must be able to demonstrate assessment skills for prioritization of care, the application of patient driven protocols, and the delivery of respiratory care in neonatal, pediatric, and adult populations.
Must be proficient in the use of all equipment required for the delivery of Respiratory Care bedside therapeutic and diagnostic services.
Must be able to serve as a preceptor to new orientees, students, and interns.
Must be able to document activities accurately in the electronic medical record.
Must be able to demonstrate patient centered/patient valued behaviors.
Must maintain required departmental competencies.
May be asked to assume charge responsibilities.

  Must be graduate of a Respiratory Care Program from an accredited American Medical Association (AMA) program.
Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Respiratory Care preferred.
Equivalent Education and/or Experience


State license requirement

  • Texas Respiratory Care Practitioner


  • American Heart Association BLS
  • American Heart Association ACLS
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Certification

Work Schedule

  • Full-time days

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