Respiratory Therapist Registered
Company: Rapides Regional Medical Center
Posted on: April 4, 2021
Description SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
Do you have the career opportunities as a Respiratory Therapist you
want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you
to join a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of
healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.
$15,000 SIGN-ON BONUS TO QUALIFIED CANDIDATES!
At Rapides Regional we want to ensure your needs are met. We offer
a variety of comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans along
with some unique benefits including:
Student Loan Repayment
Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
Paid Person Leave
401k (100% annual match -- 3%-9% of pay based on years of
Identity Theft Protection discounts
Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
Our teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you want
to work as a Respiratory Therapist where your passion for creating
positive patient interactions are valued? If you are dedicated to
caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next
opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!
Respiratory therapy is best described as the assessment and
treatment of patients with both acute and chronic dysfunction of
the cardiopulmonary system. Today-'s respiratory therapists have
demanding responsibilities related to patient care and serve as
vital members of the healthcare team.
Respiratory therapists must have a broad knowledge of the
pathophysiology of the cardiopulmonary system and the complex
procedures required to properly diagnose and treat patients, from
the very young to the very old.
About this unit:
- The culture throughout the entire hospital is team and patient
- Everyone on the team are motivated and leadership is committed
to mentoring through career mapping for educational and personal
- Patient safety and satisfaction are our number one
- Medical Gas Administration and aerosol therapy
- Obtaining an danalyzing blood specimens
- Operating and maintaining various respiratory and
- Maintain artificial airways, provide mechanical ventilation and
assist with CPR as needed
- Provide patient education
- Assess equipment function and monitor patient response to
Qualifications What Qualifications You Will Need:
- Graduate from an accredited Respiratory Therapy
- Current--Louisiana Respiratory Care Practitioner License
(Certified or Registered)
- CPR for Healthcare Providers to be completed within 30 days of
- Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) to be completed within 30
days of hire
Rapides Regional Medical Center--is an award-winning 328+ bed
hospital and ER in Alexandria, Louisiana that offers a wide array
of services ranging from Cancer Care to Wound Care, and our medical
staff includes doctors in more than 30 medical specialties.
At Rapides Regional we believe that well-defined values are the key
to nurturing staff and patient satisfaction. By joining our team
you contribute to the positive culture of the hospital, which
directly impacts the well-being of your patients, their families,
your colleagues, and your own personal job satisfaction. We invite
you to learn firsthand what our unwavering commitment to patient
satisfaction, service excellence and professional expertise can do
for your career.
HCA Healthcare has been continually named a--World's Most Ethical
Company by Ethisphere--since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an
estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care,
uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction
and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our Respiratory
Therapist opening. We promptly review all applications. Highly
qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the
possibilities and 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.
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