Certified Respiratory Therapist

  • 577206
  • Adult
  • November 18, 2020
  • 214 East 23Rd Street
  • Cheyenne, WY 82001
  • 8/10/12 D/N
  • 13 Weeks
  • February 03, 2021
  • Club Staffing
  • Temporary
  • $1,200 - $1,300*
  • *Estimate of weekly payments based on a 40 hour work week is intended for informational purposes only and includes hourly wages, as well as reimbursements for meal & incidental expenses and housing expenses incurred on behalf of the Company. This estimate is based on averages in this geographic area and may change by the facility. Please speak with your Recruiter for additional details.

Job Description & Requirements

Certified Respiratory Therapist

CRT or RRT's, active WY state license, and Cheyenne Regional AHA RQI within 14 calendar days of start date. Performs all assigned therapeutic and diagnostic procedures as ordered by a physician including but not limited to: basic respiratory therapy and oxygen therapy including daily oxygen rounds, optiflow titrations, pulse oximetry monitoring to determine oxygen titration needs and arranging for home oxygen therapy. Bronchodilator therapy including protocols and patient assessment. Acts as a backup for the performance of EKGs. Performs therapeutic and diagnostic procedures for the pediatric floor. Job duties include but are not limited to daily (morning) pulse oximetry and titration, bronchodilator therapy, RSV protocol, asthma protocols and education, and oxygen therapy. Performs therapeutic and diagnostic procedures in the nursery including but not limited to: oxygen hood, nasal CPAP and ventilator management in both invasive and non-invasive modes. Must attend a minimum of 3 normal child births during orientation. Verifies physician order for therapy to assure that the order is complete and appropriate. Documents appropriately and completely in patient's record and department records according to department and hospital policies. Performs arterial blood gas sampling by direct puncture or arterial line. Analyzes ABG and co-oximetery results and makes educated oxygenation and ventilation decisions. Performs quality control, proficiency testing, maintenance and troubleshooting of blood gas analyzer. Assists in Cardiopulmonary resuscitation efforts and/or other emergencies that utilize respiratory care procedures for patient care. Maintains professional growth by presenting internal and/or external in-service programs, pursuing further certification or registries and reading appropriate magazines and journals. Must attend 80% of department meetings.

Required Qualifications

2 CRT or RRT's

Preferred Qualifications

WY license in hand

Facility Location

Surrounded by golden plains and rolling foothills, explore the state capital of Wyoming and discover why this city was such an important part of America’s pioneering past. The self-proclaimed “Rodeo and Railroad Capital” offers many attractions such as the restored Cheyenne Depot and Terry Bison Ranch. Celebrate the city’s colorful western heritage with its Frontier Days festival, a lively rodeo and fair occurring every year.

Job Benefits

Allied travel assignments are typically for 13 weeks and offer generous packages that include:

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401(k) and Flex Spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
  • Free Continuing Education
  • Free Private Housing
  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!

About the Company

Club Staffing, an AMN Healthcare company, is the leader in allied healthcare staffing, with thousands of travel positions available throughout the United States. We are dedicated to meeting the unique needs of each allied healthcare professional; whether it's travel, per diem, temp-to-perm, or permanent. We also offer more therapist, laboratory and medical imaging jobs in more places than other travel companies. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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