Registered Respiratory Therapist II PRN
Company: Chippenham Hospital
Posted on: February 24, 2021
Description SHIFT: PRN
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
See why our employees-
Come join us at Chippenham Hospital! We are a 466-bed acute care
Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) facility located on the
Southside of Richmond. We are a short drive from the beautiful,
outdoor Stony Point Fashion Park, offering an abundance of shops,
restaurants, and even a dine-in movie theater.
The Joint Commission awarded Chippenham Hospital the Gold Seal of
Approval and named us a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for
advanced primary stroke, heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia,
perinatal care, hip and knee replacement and surgical care. We are
also a Certified Chest Pain Center and a provisional Level I Trauma
Center, which means we provide fast, skilled care in life's most
Do want to join a team of dedicated professionals, all of whom
deliver award-winning care?- Chippenham Hospital is looking for a
dynamic, outgoing and experienced Registered Respiratory Therapist
(RRT II) to join our close-knit Respiratory Therapy family.-Are you
are a patient centric professional who embodies HCA's mission to
commit to the care and improvement of human life? Do you have two
to four years of critical care experience? If you are a-proactive,
goal oriented team player in search of extra shifts or a flexible
schedule the Registered Respiratory Therapist-II PRN-position is
The-duties-and responsibilities of the Registered Respiratory
Therapist II-PRN include, but are not limited to:
Maintain NBRC credentials for Certified or Registered Respiratory
Ensures safe and appropriate oxygen administrations through the
Oxygen Therapist Driven Protocol.
Performs non-invasive SpO2 monitoring through pulse oximetry via
overnight studies, exercise, continuous and spot checks.
Administers all therapy modalities to Adults, NICU and PICU
patients per physician orders.
Performs VEST therapy.
Performs regular equipment rounds, cleaning and set up
Sets up and operates CPAP/Bi-Level therapy.
Performs adult/neonatal/pediatric arterial/capillary puncture and
blood gas analysis while adhering to established blood gas quality
Performs trouble-shooting and maintenance of Blood Gas Machine as a
Responds and participates in all code blue situations.
Sets up and monitors NIPPV (non-invasive positive pressure
ventilation) through both Bi-Level and Volume ventilation.
Initiates, operates and monitors Adult, neonatal and/or pediatric
Assists in bedside therapeutic bronchoscopies.
Performs diagnostic bronchoscopies.
Initiates, operates and monitors both Heliox and Nitric Oxide
Precepts new employees or staff members entering into a new area of
Performs bedside spirometry.
Performs Diagnostic Pulmonary Function studies.
Performs Metabolic testing for spontaneously breathing and
artificially ventilated patients.
Performs intubations as needed as a member of the Code Blue
Sets up and operates specialized neonatal/pediatric-monitoring
Transports infants and children.- Takes NICU/PICU call as
Assists with neonatal/pediatric deliveries & emergencies.
Performs peripheral and umbilical arterial line draws.--
Maintains NRP & PALS certificates.
Clinical Ladder participants: Completes the requirements for
finishing five projects per year.
We value you and your future. HCA is proud to offer great
leadership, a nurturing environment, many opportunities for growth
and development, competitive pay and great
full-time/part-time-benefits including multiple health insurance
plan options, comprehensive dental coverage, tuition reimbursement,
student loan repayment assistance and many more programs to cover a
wide variety of today's life and family needs.- In addition to your
salary and health insurance benefits, HCA provides a matching 401k
as well as an Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP). Members of HCA
also receive consumer discounts on cell phones, hotels, rental
cars, and many others. Interviews are being set immediately so
HCA is one of the nation's leading providers of healthcare
services, HCA is made up of locally managed facilities that include
184 hospitals and 2000 sites of care, including surgery centers,
freestanding ERs, urgent care centers and physician clinics located
in 21 U.S. states and in the United Kingdom. HCA is ranked number
63 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently recognized for being one
of the -Worlds Most Admired Companies- and -World's Most Ethical
- High School Graduate and Graduate of-Registered Respiratory
Therapy Program (RRT) (required)
- Current Virginia Licensed Respiratory Care
- Maintain NBRC credentials for- Registered Respiratory Therapist
- American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) for
Healthcare Providers- (required)
- Registered or registry-eligible Respiratory Therapist
- NBRC-Perinatal/Pediatric Specialty Exam
- CPFT, NRP, PALS and/or ACLS (preferred)
- Documented one year clinical experience through education or
work experience (required)
- One year critical care, NICU/PICU RRT-experience; knowledge and
experience in basic floor care and mechanical ventilation, blood
gas analysis, pulmonary function testing, bronchoscopy, capnography
and oximetry equipment (preferred)
- Full Time
- Night Shift
- Weekend & Holiday requirements-
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