Respiratory Therapist Job Description Sample
Travel Respiratory Therapist Respiratory Therapist
This opportunity is open to local and travel candidates. The travel and local respiratory therapists will enjoy lucrative pay packages, benefits, and have the opportunity to grow their skill set in one of the state's best hospitals. Position: Respiratory Therapist Shift:
Multiple shifts available Length of contract: 13 weeks Start: ASAP All qualified and interested candidates must apply online for consideration.
Must have valid IL RRT license/certification Must have valid BLS/CPR Must have at least 1 year of previous experience Must be reliable and dependable Call Karla Carrion at for additional information.
Registered Respiratory Therapist - PRN
Founded in 1879, St. Louis Children's Hospital is the seventh oldest pediatric hospital in the United States and the oldest west of the Mississippi. More than 275,000 children receive care each year at Children's Hospital, and it has seen patients from all 50 states and over 60 countries. St. Louis Children's Hospital is ranked as one of the top 10 pediatric hospitals in the nation by US News & World Report and Parents magazine . The hospital's academic and physician partner, Washington University School of Medicine, is consistently listed among the top medical schools in the country.
Provide routine and advanced diagnostic/assessment responsibilities in respiratory care. To provide all therapeutic and educational responsibilities.
Note: not all benefits apply to all openings
- Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
- Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
- 401(k) plan
- Tuition Assistance
- Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
- On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
- Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time
- Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center
The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Respiratory Therapist - Berks Medical Equipment & Supply
A Registered Respiratory Therapist who delivers respiratory care services to patients in a DME setting, is responsible to schedule patient appointments as well as provide service to walk- in customers. Resolve patient equipment concerns via phone calls or walk-ins. The therapist must be able to perform special duties to include but not limited to patient insurance verifications, patient charting, order replenishment and evaluation of new products. Work directly with the Director and Purchasing Agent to verify insurance reimbursements and revenue generating opportunities. Provide reports on product utilization as well as revenue losses as requested by the director. As the company clinical practitioner the therapist is the point of contact for all clinical decisions or questions and can consult with the medical center Director of Respiratory Care if and when necessary. The Therapist will also support the customer service area as time permits and is needed, process prescriptions, answer phones, ring up sales and counter service.
SKILL AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS (MINIMUM):
* A graduate of a School of Respiratory Therapy accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Respiratory Care (CoARC)
* Shall maintain state licensure required
* Current CPR Certification required
If chosen for this position, you are required to complete a Pre Employment Physical Exam. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday - Friday, email or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.
Registered Respiratory Therapist - Nicu-Peds
Administers all therapeutic, diagnostic, and mechanical modalities under the purview of Respiratory Care Services, for which the Therapist II has demonstrated appropriate proficiency, and has been documented as competent to perform these procedures. All of the criteria-based duties within this document will be performed according to established policies, procedures and guidelines within the department and the hospital. Responsibility for the delivery of Respiratory Care to patients of all age groups, to include all therapeutic treatments, oxygen therapy, arterial blood gas draws and analysis, ventilator management, and airway management to include intubation.
Education: Two years of formal education or training beyond high school or Associate Degree required Experience: Minimum 1 year adult critical care required Training: BLS, System and unit based orientation. NRP required at CCH Licensure: Licensed by the State of Florida Department of Health, Division of Medical Quality Assurance Other: ACLS preferred but not required Job Specifications (Physical & Mental Requirements) External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job specific functions (listed within each job specific responsibility) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by the organization on a case by case basis. If the requirement is not marked, then it is considered not applicable.
General Requirements (has the ability to.) Sit
Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Stand
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Walk
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Drive
Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Bend
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Climb
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Kneel
Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Crouch
Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Twist
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Maintain Balance
Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Reach
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Sensory Requirements (has ability for.) Far Vision
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Near Vision
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Color Vision
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Depth Perception
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Seeing Fine Details
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Norm Speech
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Overhead Pages
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Telephone use
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Mental & Emotional Requirements (ability to.) Cope with high level of stress
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Make decisions under high pressure
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Cope with anger/fear/hostility of others in a calm way
Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Manage altercations
Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Concentrate
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle a high degree of flexibility
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle multiple priorities in stressful situation
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Work alone
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Demonstrate high degree of patience
Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Adapt to shift work
Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Work in areas that are close and crowded
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hand Manipulation (ability with.) Simple Grasping
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Firm Grasping
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Fine Manipulation
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Use of Keyboards
Continually ( i.e. Daily) Required Lifting (ability to lift.) Up to 10 lbs
Continually ( i.e. Daily) 11 to 24 lbs
Continually ( i.e. Daily) 25 to 34 lbs
Continually ( i.e. Daily) 35 to 50 lbs
Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) 51 to 75 lbs
Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) 76 to 100 lbs
Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Over 100 lbs
Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull.) Up to 10 lbs
Continually ( i.e. Daily) 11 to 24 lbs
Continually ( i.e. Daily) 25 to 34 lbs
Continually ( i.e. Daily) 35 to 50 lbs
Continually ( i.e. Daily) 51 to 75 lbs
Continually ( i.e. Daily) 76 to 100 lbs
Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Over 100 lbs
Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Environmental (may be exposed to.) Infectious Diseases
Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Chemical Agents
Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Dust, Fumes, Gases Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Extremes in Temperature or Humidity
Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Hazardous or Moving Equipment
Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Unprotected Heights
Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Loud Noises
Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)
1Q2t - Respiratory Therapist Or RT Assistant
The RT will administer respiratory therapy care to patients with deficiencies and abnormalities of the cardiopulmonary system, under supervision of the Physician and by prescription. The right candidate will have attention to detail, demonstrated ability to mentor and train technicians and/or assistants, and proficient computer and math skills. This position will require frequent sitting for extended periods of time and the ability to lift or move up to 50 lbs.Duties to include:
Sets up and patient instruction of physician prescribed respiratory devices
Assists Managers and staff
Inspects and tests equipment, and order repairs, if needed
Graduated from an accredited educational program, college, or technical institution; three to six months professional experience and/or training; Active Michigan State Respiratory Care Practitioner License; Board Certification, as appropriate. Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm
On Call after hours per rotation schedule
Williamson Employment Services, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate in the assignment of its employees on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability or veteran status. Discriminating orders will not be honored.
We are currently seeking Respiratory Therapist, who will provide respiratory care to a private client with developmental disabilities in
San Jose, CA.RT
- Perform all respiratory care related duties.
- Sets up and administers all routine and complex respiratory therapy procedures to our patient in all areas of respiratory care as prescribed by a physician.
- Responsible for the application and operation of ventilators used for long-term mechanical ventilation.
- Therapists are expected to be self directed. Maintain all records and enters accurate information into the medical record for the therapy as given.
- Perform procedures accurately and in a timely manner, and as described in the policy and procedure manual.
- Provide Oxygen Therapy via tank, mask. Chest Physical Therapy, IPV, CPAP, BiPAP Therapy, Airway maintenance, oral, nasal, and tracheal suctioning, Ventilator Operation and monitoring.
Education: Graduate of a recognized Respiratory Care educational program. Approved 2 year (AA degree) Respiratory Therapy program, preferred. Current California RCP License. Active registration with the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) required. Current Healthcare Provider BLS with AHA required PALS , ACLS, NRP and CPFT encouraged; Proof of all required License(s) and Certification(s), and education is due at time of hire.
We are an equal opportunity employerJob Type: full time
- San Jose, CA
- New graduates welcomed
Required license or certification:
- Respiratory Therapist
Respiratory Therapist / # SMO
Respiratory Therapist (4) 50 min. from Columbus, OH
- 36 hours/week (some positions are days 7a-7:30p; some are nights 7p - 7:30a)
- Must be Ohio licensed and a RRT (no CRTs will be considered)
- Will join team of ~45 other RRTs
- Weekend/holiday rotation
- $21.16 - $28.45
- No sign-on bonus
- Might do a little relo; nothing over $1,000
Registered Respiratory Therapist RRT
We are recruiting a Respiratory Therapist for an expanding healthcare system located in South Central Ohio!
Will see patients in Emergency, Med Surg, ICU, Cardiac, Neuro, Ohio, Telemtery and Skilled Nursing Units
• 36 hours/week (some positions are days 7a-7:30p; some are nights 7p - 7:30a)
• Must be Ohio licensed and a RRT (no CRTs will be considered)
• Will join team of 45 other RRTs
• Will participate in a Weekend/holiday rotation
$21.16 - $28.45/hour based upon experience
Comprehensive benefits package: medical, prescription, dental, vision, life, disability, 403B with employer matching, employer-sponsored pension, Paid Time Off, free employee health services, credit union, fitness center, child care and sick child care, one-mile walking/running trail etc.)
Great healthcare system located about 1 hour east of Columbus, OH and 2 hours west of Pittsburgh! Rural city with rolling hills located in eastern central OH. If you
love to golf, this is the city for you! There are also 2 state parks in the area with hiking, boating, swimming opportunities, etc. Antiques and pottery are big business in this area as are Longaberger baskets. Sports leagues include: sand volleyball, softball, etc. There are several choices of fitness centers (average cost to join for one person is $250/year). A choice 1 bedroom apartment will cost ~ $375 -550/ month.
Our specialties include recruitment for Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech Language Pathologists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Physicians, Surgeons, Respiratory Therapists, Staff Nurses, Allied Health professionals, Director-level professionals, healthcare finance and IT professionals, and more.
We have various clients located nationwide including long term care facilities, skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, short term rehab, acute care hospital systems, inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, outpatient clinics, home health care agencies and travel affiliates.
MedSupply Corporation is seeking a part-time Respiratory Therapist to join our team in Lewis Center, Ohio!
- Responsible for setting up all prescribed CPaps/BiPaps
- Meets patient's goals and needs and provides quality care by assessing and interpreting evaluations and test results; determining respiratory therapy treatment plans in consultation with physicians and by prescription.
- Evaluates effects of respiratory therapy treatment plan by observing, noting, and evaluating patient's progress; recommending adjustments and modifications.
- Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.
- Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
- Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.
- Ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.
- Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
- Develops respiratory therapy staff by providing information; developing and conducting in-service training programs.
- Complies with federal, state, and local legal and certification requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions.
- Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
MedSupply creates a smooth and seamless process for our customers and patients. Once we receive your order or physician’s prescription and establish payment of either insurance or credit card, MedSupply takes care of the rest. Patients can expect a fast and convenient order process from among a variety of medical supplies that help improve mobility, ease pain and increase confidence to live as normal a life as possible. We accept many insurances and private pay.
Respiratory Therapist RRT FT Days
Citrus Memorial Hospital Respiratory Therapist
Respiratory Therapist take a deep breath. You know the challenges of being a Respiratory Therapist.
Respiratory Therapist do the interviews and the exams. You consult with physicians to develop a treatment plan for the patients. Respiratory Therapist perform the diagnostic tests.
You do the treatments and monitor progress. Respiratory Therapist teach and educate patients. And in the end, Respiratory Therapist make a huge difference in the life of every patient you serve. No wonder we want you to join our team of Respiratory Therapist today.
Under general supervision, the RRT (Registered Respiratory Therapist) will perform all respiratory care related duties.
Set up and administer all routine and complex respiratory therapy procedures to patients of all ages.
Responsible for the application and operation of acute care ventilators used for continuous short and long-term mechanical ventilation.
Respiratory Therapists are expected to be self-directed in the absence of the full-time Team Leader. Maintain all department and hospital records and enter accurate information into the hospital computer for the therapy as given.
Since 1957 weve been part of the Citrus County community, growing from a single community hospital into a system with 204 licensed beds, outpatient rehab, diagnostic imaging, laboratory services, clinics and family care centers. Over the years, Citrus Memorial has seen a lot of growth.
What started as a small hospital began to grow in the 1970s when a bed tower was added to the facility. After that addition, a boom began. A second bed tower, medical office building and primary care offices throughout the county were built. Two walk-in clinics, multiple rehabilitation centers and several laboratory collection centers later - Citrus Memorial has become the second largest employer in Citrus County and a beacon of hope for our community.
Join us in Floridas unspoiled nature coast. You will find a sense of community, city parks, miles of walking and bicycling trails, planned programs and activities provide fun for the entire family. Citrus County is rich in natural resources and recreational opportunities.
We are committed to the care and improvement of human life. We will strive to deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare to the community we serve.
Make excellence your goal by joining our team of Respiratory Therapist and family of hospitals. To learn more and to apply, go to
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