Registered Respiratory Therapist I
Company: Chippenham Hospital
Posted on: February 24, 2021
Description SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
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Come join us at Johnston-Willis Hospital! As one of the HCA family
of hospitals, we have been delivering high-quality healthcare to
Greater Richmond and Central Virginia for more than a century. We
are a 292 bed facility that offers a full range of healthcare
services, with specialties in-cancer care and-neuroscience-at our
first-in-Richmond Neuroscience and Gamma Knife Center.
Though we are well over a hundred years we have continued stay
above the curve, offering patients technological advancements and
compassionate patient care. That commitment to quality has led to
multiple accolades that every member of the Johnston-Willis family
takes a great deal of pride in:-
- The Joint Commission has awarded us the Gold Seal of Approval
and named us a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for surgical
care, perinatal care, pneumonia, heart attack and hip and knee
- Johnston-Willis is the first hospital in the US to receive The
Joint Commission Gold Seal Certificate of Distinction for Brain
- We are the first non-academic hospital in Virginia to receive
the Comprehensive Stroke Certification by DNV-GL Healthcare, the
highest level of competence possible for stroke care.
- Our ER is also the only state-authorized Level III Trauma
Center in Chesterfield County, which means we can provide fast,
skilled care in life's worst moments.--
Do want to join a team of dedicated professionals, all of whom
deliver award-winning care?- Johnston- Willis is looking for a
dynamic Registered Respiratory Therapist who is team-oriented and
loves to work in a fast-paced acute care setting.-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 at least one
year of experience in critical care?
The-duties and-responsibilities of the Registered Respiratory
Therapist include, but are not limited to:--
Maintain NBRC credentials for Registered Respiratory Therapist
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 patients per physician
Performs VEST therapy.
Performs regular equipment rounds, cleaning and set up
Sets up and operates CPAP/Bi-Level therapy.
Performs arterial/capillary puncture and blood gas analysis while
adhering to established blood gas quality control protocol
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 mechanical ventilators.-
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
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 apply today! -
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
School Graduate and Graduate Registered Respiratory Therapist
critical care experience.
NICU/PICU experience.- Knowledge and experience in basic floor care
mechanical ventilation, blood gas analysis, pulmonary function
bronchoscopy, capnography and oximetry equipment.
- Respiratory Therapist I: Virginia Licensed Respiratory
- Maintain NBRC credentials for Certified or Registered
- Required: American Heart Association Basic Life Support
(BLS) Health Care Provider.-
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