Registered Respiratory Therapist (Nights)
Location:
Fort Walton Beach , Florida
Posted:
October 19, 2017
Reference:
01307-7353
Fort Walton Beach Medical Center (FWBMC) is a 257-bed hospital.

It is the only acute care hospital in the Tri-County area that offers open heart surgery, an Advanced Primary Stroke Center accredited by the Joint Commission, an Accredited Chest Pain Center and a Cancer Care Center that is accredited by the Commission on Cancer and an Associate of the University of Alabama (UAB) at Birmingham Health System Cancer Community Network.

Position Summary:

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.

Requirements:

Current Florida state license
Current BLS (Basic Life Support)

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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