Registered Respiratory Therapist - Pediatric Intensive Care

  • 495402
  • PICU
  • February 10, 2020
  • 700 Quincy Avenue
  • Scranton, PA 18510
  • 8 E
  • 13 Weeks
  • March 09, 2020
  • Club Staffing
  • Temporary
  • $1,450 - $1,550*
  • *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

Registered Respiratory Therapist - Pediatric Intensive Care

SCRANTON, PA. DRESS CODE: Grey or Black Scrubs / White or Black shoes. EMR is Cerner. 214 bed facility. Parking location: Parking Garage attached to the hospital. 2+ years of experience and 50 mile radius rule. NO online Healthstream Modules are required. Level 3 NICU on-site. The Respiratory Therapist is either registered or certified by the National Board of Respiratory Care to provide Cardiopulmonary Services. The Respiratory Therapist is responsible for following protocols approved by the medical staff and department policy and procedures in order to provide timely diagnostic and therapeutic services to both inpatients and outpatients. Responsibilities include: assisting physicians with invasive and non-invasive procedures, delivery of medicated aerosols via medical compressed gas, maintaining airways, ventilator management, insertion of arterial lines, intubations, pulmonary function studies, cardiac and pulmonary stress tests, and blood gases.

Required Qualifications

PA licensed RRT *Previous pediatric experience is strongly preferred, in addition to adult experience as well as AHA Certifications in BLS, ACLS and PALS needed

Preferred Qualifications

No preferred qualifications for this opening.

Facility Location

Scranton offers year-round historic attractions. In the Spring you can take a trip beneath the surface of the earth to board a trolley at the Electric City Trolley Station or take a coal mine tour at the Museum. You can snowboard, snow tube or ski at one of Scranton’s two ski resorts, or ice skate in one of the parks and indoor ice arenas.

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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