St. David’s North Austin Medical Center , 04/01/2024

Name
  Kat Salazar
Email
  katarina.salazar@stdavids.com
Facility Name
  St. David's North Austin Medical Center
Facility Location
  Austin, TX
Facility description or mission
  To provide exceptional care to every patient every day with a spirit of warmth, friendliness and personal pride.
Job summary
  As a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) you will perform the critical care and diagnostic procedures utilized in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiopulmonary diseases on patients of all ages. As a member of the patient focused care team you will be responsible for performing basic respiratory equipment maintenance, quality control measures and other administrative or technical tasks.
Essential job responsibilities
  You will be responsible for setting up and operating various types of respiratory care equipment
You will be perform a range of technical procedures related to cardiopulmonary hemodynamics
You will demonstrate competency in proper airway care
You will be able to assess patients appropriately, interpret results accurately, and suggest alternative respiratory treatment
You will exhibit competency in the performance of routine patient assessment and in the ability to correctly recognize and interpret respiratory dysfunction
You will function as a respiratory care protocol assessor by delivering therapy and reassessing patients in a timely manner and maintaining proper and accurate documentation
You will communicate regularly with physicians and nurses about patient care plans and updates
Education
  Graduate of an American Medical Association accredited Respiratory Therapy program
Experience
  Acute Care Hospital experience preferred
State license requirement
 

  • Texas Respiratory Care Practitioner

Certifications
 

  • American Heart Association BLS
  • American Heart Association ACLS

Work Schedule
 

  • Full-time days
  • Full-time nights
  • Part-time days
  • Part-time night
  • Per diem
  • Variable shift

To apply, go to
  https://careers.hcahealthcare.com/search/jobs?q=respiratory&cfm5=St.+David%27s+North+Austin+Medical+Center&ns_from_location=st-davids-healthcare&ns_from_search=1