Registered Respiratory Therapist II (RRT) General Pool

Job Location US-NC-Charlotte
Job Opening ID
2022-138397
Facility
Presbyterian Medical Center
Department
GCM Respiratory Resource Pool
Work Schedule
7:00pm-7:00am
PRN Details
PRN - GCM Respiratory Resource Pool
Category
Cardiopulmonary Services
Job Status
PRN

Overview

Novant Health seeks Registered Respiratory Therapist IIs (RRTs) to become a part of our Respiratory Resource Pool.  The RRT will support the facilities in the  Charlotte Market including Presbyterian Medical Center, Huntersville Medical Center, Mint Hill Medical Center, Rowan Medical Center and Matthews Medical Center.  This individual will need the ability to travel to facilities in the market as scheduled.

 

Our Registered Respiratory Therapist II(RRT) serve as intricate leaders of the healthcare team by establishing an authentic personalized relationship with the patient and their support system.  Respiratory therapists practice under respiratory and ventilator management protocols with a high degree of autonomy. Depending upon the facility, they perform intubations and insert a-lines. 

Qualifications

  • Education: Associates degree required. Bachelor's degree preferred.
  • Experience: Two years acute care respiratory therapist experience preferred.
  • Licensure/certification/registration: Registered by National Board of Resp Care and current RCP licensure in appropriate state RequiredBLS Healthcare Provider required.  ACLS, PALS, NRP preferred.

Responsibilities

It is the responsibility of every Novant Health team member to deliver the most remarkable patient experience in every dimension, every time.

  • Acts as a patient advocate for the patient and their support system by incorporating education in the interdisciplinary care plan.
  • Prioritize job duties according to patients' needs and changing acuity levels and ensures timely completion of care interventions, medical orders, etc.
  • Administers and evaluates medication therapies, performs patient transfers and transports patients.
  • Ability to evaluate patient needs and provide appropriate routine respiratory care such as ABGs, bronchial hygiene therapy, etc., as well as perform higher levels of care in critical care areas and emergent situations.
  • Demonstrates independence in the specialty of Respiratory Care. Practices according to state requirements and standards.
  • Critical Care Specific: Ventilator management, code blue, airway management, interpretation and intervention with blood gas analysis, use of all related protocols for patient care.

At Novant Health, one of our core values is diversity and inclusion. By engaging the strengths and talents of each team member, we ensure a strong organization capable of providing remarkable healthcare to our patients, families, and communities. Therefore, we invite applicants from all group dynamics to apply to our exciting career opportunities.

 

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