Respiratory Practitioner II (Nights)
Location:
Denver , Colorado
Posted:
November 24, 2017
Reference:
03166-66879
Position Summary:
Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center expects our Code of Conduct Value Statements to be reflected in the way every employee interacts with co-workers, patients and family members, and with others in the community.
  • We recognize and affirm the unique and intrinsic worth of each individual
  • We treat all those we serve with compassion and kindness
  • We act with absolute honesty, integrity and fairness in the way we conduct our business and the way we live our lives.
  • We trust our colleagues as valuable members of our healthcare team and pledge to treat one another with loyalty, respect and dignity
The RRT will provide services, timely and efficiently, at appropriate levels to all patients and in all settings served by the department. The RRT will perform tasks and duties as outlined in the Respiratory Care Departments Policy and Procedure Manual and will maintain clinical competencies through participation in educational and orientation programs. The RRT should also be able to provide advanced clinical expertise and education to departmental staff members and other members of the healthcare team.
Qualifications:
Licensure/Certification/Registration:
Current licensure in the State of Colorado as a Registered Respiratory Therapist; Registration - National Board for Respiratory Care;
BLS, ACLS, upon hire.
PALS, NRP within 3 months of hire.

Education: Graduate of an Accredited Respiratory Therapy Program

Experience: One year experience in acute care preferred.

Special Qualifications: Ability to communicate effectively with patients, families, physicians, and other health care team members. Ability to work with others within a team to ensure quality patient care. Strong critical thinking skills. Ability to perform every aspect of Respiratory Care. Ability to function in all patient care areas served by Respiratory Care Department.

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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