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We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
HCA Houston Healthcare Northwest - Houston, Texas
Registered Respiratory Therapist- Cardiopulmonary
HCA Houston Healthcare Northwest is a 423-bed acute care hospital that has been serving the north Houston community for more than 40 years, providing a wide range of medical services including cardiology, maternity care, neonatal intensive care, pediatrics, bariatrics and neurology.
HCA Houston Healthcare Northwest is affiliated with HCA Houston Healthcare, part of the HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division. The division is a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient surgery centers, emergency centers and diagnostic imaging facilities in greater Houston, Corpus Christi and South Texas. Facilities include: 17 hospitals, nine ambulatory care centers, 13 off-campus emergency centers, and a regional transfer center.
Provides respiratory care related procedures and testing to patients as ordered by a physician, according to established standards and practices.
- Sets-up equipment and medications and administers respiratory treatment s as ordered by the physician; electronically documents treatment, response and progress.
- Sets up, operates and monitors ventilator when the patient respiratory system is incapable of spontaneous ventilation.
- Performs arterial puncture and arterial blood analysis.
- Observes patients, checks equipment, and makes changes necessary during patient rounds.
- Obtains and/or documents patient vital signs, and equipment settings as required by the specific procedure or test.
- Provides instructions in therapeutic procedures to the patient, family or staff.
- Assures delivery of quality respiratory therapy services; available for consultation with medical, nursing, and administrative staff.
- Conducts and/or assists with special procedures, including pulmonary function studies and bronchoscopy.
- Provides for proper cleaning and sterilization of all respiratory therapy equipment to ensure safe patient care.
- Has knowledge of Performance Improvement.
- Achieved professional goals set during previous evaluation period.
HCA Healthcare ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years and HCA ranks 63rd on the fortune 500 list. In addition Ethisphere named HCA as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies. We want you to join our tradition of excellence. Intrigued? We'd love to hear from you.
If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our recruiters. We are actively interviewing so apply today!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Minimum Education: Graduate of accredited program in respiratory therapy.
- Required License: TX DOH - Respiratory Care Practitioner Required Certification: RRT required
- BLS CPR required.
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