Travel Respiratory Therapist
Berwyn, IL
Trinity Health - First Choice Staffing Solutions
Details
Profession Allied
Type Travel
Specialties Array
Location Berwyn, IL
Shift Inquire for details
Duration 8 weeks
Start Date ASAP
Asking Respiratory Therapists to Step Forward to Help our Communities

Great opportunity for a Respiratory Therapist, RRT professional to work in an organization that focuses on treating the whole person, physically, emotionally and spiritually. Be Remarkable!

Highlights

12 hour shifts--Days or Nights
We serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities.

Position Summary:

Respiratory Therapist, RRT perform patient assessments and procedures related to the diagnosis and treatment of patients with cardiopulmonary disorders. Demonstrates clinical skill and cognitive ability in the implementation of therapist driven protocols, the set up and maintenance of respiratory related equipment, the administration of medications, and performs invasive procedures. Participates in patient, family, and multi-disciplinary education. Works with patients of all ages and is competent to operate age appropriate equipment in both the acute and sub-acute areas of Trinity Health facilities. Emphasis is on the maintenance of life support equipment along with related treatments and procedures designed to support or improve a patient's cardio-respiratory status.

What Respiratory Therapist, RRT/CRT will do:

Participates in patient, family, and multi-disciplinary education.
Perform therapist driven protocols, patient assessments, administration of medications, and evaluates patient response to therapies. Documents s performance and results of therapies. Performs all actions (therapeutic and diagnostic) according to policy and procedure.
Assists with data collection and projects for Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) and the Respiratory Care Department process improvement plan.

Requirements

What Respiratory Therapist, RRT will need:

Graduation from an accredited Respiratory Therapy Program offering Associate’s degree; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Respiratory Care Practitioner licensure by state you wish to travel in. Credentialed as a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC). BCLS certification.

At least 2 years of clinical experience as a Respiratory Therapist or an equivalent combination of relevant education and/or experience preferred

About  Trinity Health - First Choice Staffing Solutions

We believe one of the best ways we can take care of our patients is to take care of our employees. That’s why we created firstCHOICE to help nurses make the most of their busy lifestyles while earning premium pay. This in-house agency is designed for nurses who desire greater flexibility in scheduling and pay scales, as well as increased variety in practice settings and learning opportunities. It’s remarkable what you can do when the choices are all yours.

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