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AdventHealth Advanced Registered Respiratory Therapist FT Days in Clermont, Florida

Description

Respiratory Therapist Advanced/Registered - AdventHealth Clermont ED

Location Address: Clermont, Fl 34711

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Clermont ED

  • Opening in the fall of 2021, AdventHealth Clermont ER will be our new 19,000 square foot, 24-room Emergency Department, expanding the AdventHealth care network into the Clermont community and south Lake County. In addition to emergency services, respiratory therapy, diagnostic imaging, and a full-service laboratory will be available here. Located adjacent to the intersection of State Road 50 and Citrus Tower Blvd, the ER will be staffed by a comprehensive clinical team including board-certified emergency physicians and emergency nurses.

  • On-site next to the Emergency Department will be a 36,000-square-foot health park with primary and specialty care practices, imaging, outpatient sports med and rehab, and other lab services to serve the needs of this growing community. With same-day appointments available from 7 am to 7 pm and specialty trained staff providing concierge-level service, consumers will have access to a seamless healthcare experience.

*$5,000.00 Sign-on Bonus and $1,500.00 Relocation available for eligible candidates (see terms below)

Sign-on Eligibility:

  • Applicable experience required.

  • Full Time employment contract required.

  • Rehires within 12 months are not eligible.

  • Internal Candidates are not eligible.

Relocation Eligibility:

  • Applicable experience required.

  • Full Time employment contract required.

  • Must live 50 miles outside of campus address.

Work Hours/Shift:

  • Full Time 3 12's Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Practices standard precautions and enforces safety regulations according to hospital policies on a continual basis.

  • Responds to Code Blue emergencies immediately providing CPR according to the American Heart Association guidelines.

  • Properly utilizes patient assessment skills, prescriber care plans, chart review, and conferring with multidisciplinary team to determine efficacy of therapy in a cost and time efficient manner making appropriate recommendations and changes per prescriber care plan.

  • Initiates, maintains, transports and monitors mechanical ventilators to include conventional and advanced modes of ventilation per policy and procedure.

  • Proactively initiates process improvement ideas. Assists with clinical instruction and precepting, and serves as a resource person to lower level therapists.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Associate’s degree from a Respiratory Therapy or Cardiopulmonary Science program

  • For Children’s Hospital : Pediatric and Neonatal experience

  • Current Valid State of Florida license as a Registered Respiratory Therapist

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • For Cost Center 7630, 7637, 0520, 5040, 4270, 1792, and 9390 : Current Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification

  • For Cost Center 7633 : Current Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification

  • For Cost Center 1520 and 3738 : Current ACLS, NRP, and PALS certification

  • For Cost Center 3604 : Current ACLS and PALS certification

  • For Cost Center 3604: Current NRP certification (Preferred)

  • For Cost Center 0520, 7637, 9390, 5040, 4270, 1792: Current NRP and PALS certification (Preferred)

Job Summary:

The Advanced/Registered Respiratory Therapist is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating the treatment, care, and needs of an assigned group of patients. Ability to accept lead responsibility in the absence of a Lead Therapist / Supervisor, as directed. Specific age groups are identified in the principal duties and job responsibilities section. Adheres to AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state, and federal agencies and accrediting bodies.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Respiratory Services

Organization: AdventHealth Central Florida

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Clermont ER

Req ID: 21016047

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.