Description IntroductionDo you have the PRN career opportunities as a(an) Registered Respiratory Therapist Float Pool you want with your current employer We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Medical City Healthcare which is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.BenefitsMedical City Healthcare, offers a total rewards package that supports the health, life, career and retirement of our colleagues. The available plans and programs include:Comprehensive medical coverage that covers many common services at no cost or for a low copay. Plans include prescription drug and behavioral health coverage as well as telemedicine services and free AirMed medical transportation.Additional options for dental and vision benefits, life and disability coverage, flexible spending accounts, supplemental health protection plans (accident, critical illness, hospital indemnity), auto and home insurance, identity theft protection, legal counseling, long-term care coverage, moving assistance, pet insurance and more.Fertility and family building benefits through ProgynyFree counseling services and resources for emotional, physical and financial wellbeingFamily support, including adoption assistance, child and elder care resources and consumer discounts401(k) Plan with a 100% match on 3% to 9% of pay (based on years of service)Employee Stock Purchase PlanRetirement readiness and rollover services and preferred banking partnershipsEducation assistance (tuition, student loan, certification support, dependent scholarships)Colleague recognition programTime Away From Work Program (paid time off, paid family leave, long- and short-term disability coverage and leaves of absence)Learn more about Employee BenefitsNote: Eligibility for benefits may vary by location.Our teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you want to work as a(an) Registered Respiratory Therapist Float Pool where your passion for creating positive patient interactions are valued If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!Job Summary and QualificationsThe Respiratory Therapist (RRT) coordinates and delivers high quality, patient-centered respiratory care in accordance with the nature and specific requirements of the department, and consistent with the scope and standards of practice for the relevant state and specialty. The RRT administers respiratory care and life support to adult, pediatric and neonatal patients with deficiencies and abnormalities of the cardiopulmonary system and performs diagnostic tests to aid physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of heart and lung disorders.Schedule: PRN Nights 7P-7APRN Level 2 Requirements:4 (12 hour) shifts per pay period2 major & 1 minor holiday2 weekend shifts/4 week schedule**Base Rate $48/hr**What you will do in this role:Serves as a clinical resource. Provides or assists in direct care when appropriate to complex patients. Consults with physicians and other healthcare providers to communicate patient progress.Performs and documents patient assessment, including breath sounds, airway patency, and cuff pressure. Conducts diagnostic procedures to evaluate the need for, and response to, respiratory therapy.Assists with placement of artificial airways. Initiates, monitors, and maintains mechanical ventilation.Administers respiratory care therapies, including oxygen delivery, aerosol medication delivery, and chest physiotherapy.Monitors patient for therapeutic response. Notifies provider and intervenes as appropriate in the event of an unintended response.Documents the administration of care in the patient medical record.Assists with transportation of ventilator-dependent patients.Responds to emergent patient situations and ensures airway integrity and adequate ventilation during resuscitation as required.Assists with deliveries as requested for neonatal resuscitation and/or stabilization.Instructs patient and family members in proper methods of respiratory therapy.Cleans and maintains respiratory equipment, and helps maintain department stock.Attends staff meetings, in-services, facility town hall meetings.Timely completion of all assigned educational assignments.Practices and adheres to the “Code of Conduct” and “Mission and Value Statement.”Performs all technical skills with efficiency, accuracy and safety while anticipating, troubleshooting, intervening, and managing crisis/emergency situations according to policy and procedure.Performs other duties as assigned.Willing to float between designated facilities in the East POD as assigned:Dallas, Denton, Frisco, Las Colinas, Lewisville, McKinney, and Plano.
What qualifications you will need:Advanced Cardiac Life Spt must be obtained within 30 days of employment start dateBasic Cardiac Life Support must be obtained within 30 days of employment start dateNeonate Resuscitate must be obtained within 90 days of employment start datePALS Pediatric Adv Life Supt must be obtained within 30 days of employment start dateRRT/Respiratory Care Practitioner (RRT / RCP)State Registered Respiratory TherapistAssociate Degree, or Bachelors Degree2+ years of recent clinical experience in an acute care hospital - RequiredThis role requires you to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 based on local, state and /or federal law or regulations (unless a medical or religious exemption is approved).Medical City Healthcare is one of the region’s largest, most comprehensive health care providers. Medical City Healthcare includes 14+ hospitals, 7+ off-campus emergency rooms, more than 50+ ambulatory sites. We have more than 7,000 active physicians and 15,000 employees in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us.HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses."Bricks and mortar do not make a hospital. People do."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our Registered Respiratory Therapist Float Pool - EPOD opening. We review all applications. Qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status