Resp Care Practitioner RRT PRN
Company: TriStar Greenview REGIONAL HOSPITAL
Location: Bowling Green
Posted on: October 10, 2019
Description SHIFT: PRN
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
Greenview Regional HospitalRespiratory Care Practitioner
Our Mission- Above allelse, we---re committed to the care and
improvement of human life.For us, it's all aboutpeople. Here at
HCA, you will find that caring extends to our patients,employees,
and the communities we serve. It is demonstrated by the over
30,000volunteer hours we provide annually, industry leading patient
satisfactionscores, and defined pathways for the personal as well
as professional growth ofour employees. Our dedication has to
awards of recognition including beingnamed a--World---s Most
AdmiredCompany--by--FortuneMagazine.--Are you looking for
anemployer with many different career options and a people-focused
culture?You---ve come to the right place.--A few of the benefits
weprovide you: Industry Leading Clinical Training and Professional
Academy---Emerging Leaders Tuition Reimbursement and Student Loan
Forgiveness Programs 401k (3%-9% match based on tenure) Employee
Stock Purchase Plan Full Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance New
Extended Family Leave Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible
Spending Accounts Hundreds of consumer discounts Financial Fitness
Program with a Certified Financial PlannerAbout this
opportunity:TriStar Greenview is a 211-bed, medical-surgical
facility that has served south central Kentucky for more than 40
years. TriStar Greenview provides an extensive range of diagnostic,
therapeutic, emergency and surgical services. Accredited by the
Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations,
TriStar Greenview has a medical staff of more than 300 physicians.
TriStar Greenview has proven to be a health care leader in the
Position Summary: The Respiratory Care Practitioner performs a
variety of technical procedures that require rational independent
judgment, ingenuity, and initiative in performing routine and
critical care cardiopulmonary procedures in the diagnosis and
treatment of disease. Identifies cultural differences and
incorporates into care. Utilizes translation services when
indicated. Participates in performance improvement activities to
assure continuous quality improvement.-- Provides care and
coordinates participation that fosters the goals of the hospital's
mission statement.-- Cares for Neonate/Infant (0-12 months)
Pediatrics (1 --- 17 years)---- Adults (18 --- 79 years)-- Elderly
(80+ years). -- The tasks and responsibilities include:
- Delivers and assesses responses to ordered therapy per plan of
care including routine and intensive therapy and diagnostic
- Utilizes various types of oxygen and other therapeutic gas
equipment such as masks, high flow oxygen devices and bipap
- Collects and analyses arterial blood gas samples.
- Assembles, performs verification check, and operates
- Performs EKGS testing and processing for interpretation.
- Performs electrode hook up for Holter Monitoring.
- Performs EEG, PFT, and Bronch Assisting as appropriate.
- Responds to emergency team calls.
- Educates patients and family members on therapy that is
- Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
- Orients and mentors new staff members.
- Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective
equipment as required.
- Performs other duties as assigned.Qualifications
- Graduate of approved (A.M.A. ) Respiratory Therapy program.
Completed NBRC Certification as RRT or CRTT
- Active State licensure.
- New employees have up to 90 days from date of hire to obtain
the American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare provider.
- Ability to perform work that requires prolonged, extensive or
considerable standing/walking; frequently lifts, positions, pushes,
and/or transfers patients; walks with patients; frequently moves
supplies and equipment requiring moderate physical effort
lift/carry/push/pull up to 50lbs.
- Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the
ability to work with minimal supervision.
- Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take
appropriate actions in volatile situations.
- Customer service abilities including effective listening
- Basic computer skills
HCA Healthcare is a collaborative healthcare network, driven by
physicians, nurses and colleagues helping each other champion the
practice of medicine to give people a healthier tomorrow. With a
comprehensive network of more than 270,000 people across
approximately 1,800 care facilities, our scale enables us to
deliver great outcomes for our patients, provide superior nursing
care and be a preferred place for physicians to practice medicine.
We never stop in our pursuit of insights and care advances based on
the knowledge and data we gain from approximately 30 million
patient encounters a year. Every day, we raise the bar to improve
the way healthcare is delivered, not just in our facilities, but
everywhere. We---re committed to improving more lives in more ways,
and above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of
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