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AdventHealth Registered Respiratory Therapist FT Nights in Davenport, Florida


Description

Location Address: 40100 US Hwy 27, Davenport, FL 33837
 

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Heart of Florida

  • Close proximity to Walt Disney World
  • Various outdoor activities for families and children to enjoy
  • Beautiful local golf courses available year round
  • Faith-based work environment
  • Great benefits
 
Work Hours/Shift:
  • Full Time
 

You Will Be Responsible For:   

  • Demonstrates, through behavior, AdventHealth Orlando’s service standards.
  • Must satisfactorily complete an orientation, a critical care training program, pass a proficiency exam, and be proficient at all applicable procedures defined in the principal duties and responsibilities.
  • Practices standard precautions and enforces safety regulations per hospital policies on a continual basis. Documents and charges for procedures accurately and completely to ensure quality standards set by the department and hospital.
  • Responds to Code Blue emergencies immediately providing CPR per the American Heart Association guidelines. Performs airway maintenance including proper use of manual resuscitators, suctioning, extubating, assists with bronchoscopy, assists with tracheostomy tube insertion, performs LMA insertion, oral and nasal pharyngeal airway insertion, and procedural respiratory support. May perform endotracheal intubation, under direct supervision, or after completion of documented competency.
  • 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. Performs respiratory therapies and oxygen delivery therapies and makes recommendations to the most efficient delivery method per prescriber care plan.
                 
 

Qualifications
What Will You Need:        

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Associate degree from a Respiratory Therapy or Cardiopulmonary Science program, OR
  • Must be a graduate of a Respiratory Therapy or Cardiopulmonary program
 
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Respiratory Therapy or Cardiopulmonary Science
 

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • Current Valid State of Florida license as a Registered Respiratory Therapist
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
 

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:

  • N/A
 
Job Summary:

The Respiratory Therapist is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating the treatment, care, and needs of an assigned group of patients. Adheres to AdventHealth Orlando Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state, and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

 
                 
 


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

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.

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