Job Description & Requirements
Registered Respiratory Therapist - Pediatric Intensive Care
6 travelers for days 12 hours 6A (0545 -1815) AND 6 travelers for night 12 hours 6P (1745 -0645). 2+ years of experience and 50 mile radius rule. CRT/RRT registered eligible. Responds to emergency situations. Maintains competencies to ensure compliance with all regulatory statutes. Administers medication and treatments in accordance with established policies. Reports identified unusual patient conditions/reaction to immediate supervisor. Prepares electronic documentation of all work/service rendered and provides written/verbal report to oncoming staff. Performs quality control on all Respiratory Care equipment to include I-STAT blood gas analyzers. Utilizes resources efficiently and effectively. Maintains safe environment. Addresses patient population-specific needs. Participates in Performance Improvement activities. Performs hearing screens as needed. Performs EKG's as needed.