RRT, Registered Respiratory Therapist - Respiratory Therapy - PRN 9/10/2016

Christus Health Alexandria, LA

Company
Christus Health
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
5000138090606
AJE Ref #
576131457
Location
Alexandria, LA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular

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Join CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital, recently voted Best Place to Work and Best Hospital at the 2016 Cenla Choice awards.

Registered Respiratory Therapists are an essential part of an interdisciplinary team which provides diagnostic and supportive care to patients with a variety of diagnoses. Responsibilities include pulmonary care of critical, non-critical, and chronically ill adult, pediatric, and neonatal patients under the direction of a Physician with minimal supervision, patient assessments and instituting respiratory care plans, preforming various technical and diagnostic respiratory therapy procedures in all areas of the hospital. This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of CHRISTUS Health St. Frances Cabrini Hospital, and demonstrating behavior consistent with the Core Values.


Requirements




- Licensed by the National Board of Respiratory Care as a Registered Respiratory Therapist

- Licensed by the State of Louisiana as CRTT or CRTT-E

- Completion of an AMA Respiratory Therapy Program

- Current BLS

- Must be able to communicate effectively in written and spoken form with patients, families, and physicians

- Exceptional documentation and prioritization skills


If you are looking to join a rapidly growing faith-based organization that encourages professional development, we want you to become a part of the CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini family!