The Respiratory Care Practitioner is responsible for providing Respiratory Care to non-critical and critically ill patients in the hospital. Training and services provided by this position are appropriate to patients of all age groups. Applies clinical respiratory judgment to implement a clinical respiratory program and maintains standards for professional respiratory practice in the clinical setting. The RCP communicates necessary information and makes needed recommendations to the physician and nurses as appropriate. This individual is an active participant in the quality improvement process leading to the planning and implementation of new programs and services.
Graduate with a diploma or certificate of completion, from a Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) Respiratory Therapy Program
Must have current license to practice Respiratory Care in the State of Texas, and be a Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC).
Must have a current BLS Certification for Healthcare Providers from the American Heart Association (AHA). Must attain certification in ACLS, PALS, and NRP within 6 months of date of hire.
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Must speak and write English fluently.
Preferred Minimum of 2 years working experience as a Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP).
Job: Respiratory Therapy
Primary Location: El Paso, Texas
Facility: The Hospitals of Providence Memorial Campus
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Rotate
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905033243
About The Hospitals of Providence Memorial Campus
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