Texoma Medical Center , 06/08/2022

Name
  Kyndal Aiken
Email
  kyndal.aiken@thcs.org
Facility Name
  Texoma Medical Center
Facility Location
  Denison, TX
Facility description or mission
  Texoma Medical Center, a 378-bed acute care facility has been providing quality health care to the residents of North Texas and Southern Oklahoma since 1965. Our main campus is located in Denison, Texas, approximately one hour north of the Dallas/Fort Worth area and just south of the Texas/Oklahoma border. In addition, we have numerous facilities in locations throughout the Texoma region. Since 1965, TMC has forged a special relationship with the people of North Texas and Southern Oklahoma. Texoma residents have come to depend on TMC to meet a spectrum of physical, mental and spiritual needs. TMC has responded with unique services to provide the kind of sophisticated, experienced care that was once was available only in major metropolitan areas. We offer major specialty services including open heart surgery and neurosurgery. Advanced resources such as certified trauma care support TMC's role as a regional specialty center.
Job summary
  To provide therapeutic modes of respiratory treatments to all patients. In addition to duties of a certified respiratory therapist, may perform advanced diagnostic testing, patient assessment, and intervention. Serves as a preceptor for other therapists.
Essential job responsibilities
  Demonstrates accurate assessment skills. Follows physician orders and implements therapist driven protocols. Evaluates and documents patient's response to care provided. Take assignments in critical care areas. Interpret blood gasses and consult with physician. Advocate for the patient and communicate professionally and effectively with every member of the care team. Evaluates patient responses; Documentation of clinical skills. May act as team lead, as needed.
Education
  A minimum of an associate degree from a respiratory therapy education program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care unless licensure was obtained prior to November 11, 2009.
Experience
  One year full time or three years part time experience in acute care setting preferred.
State license requirement
 

  • Texas Respiratory Care Practitioner

Certifications
 

  • American Heart Association BLS

Work Schedule
 

  • Full-time days
  • Full-time nights
  • Per diem

To apply, go to
  https://jobs.uhsinc.com/texoma-medical-center