Baylor Scott & White Health Reg Respiratory Therapist FT DAYS in Temple, Texas

The Registered Respiratory Therapist, according to physician orders and professional assessment of patient's condition, administers various types of respiratory treatments, pulmonary diagnostic adjustive therapy, and long-term ventilation in order to provide respiratory support to patients with breathing difficulties. The Registered Respiratory Therapist operates ventilation for patient and oversees the patient transporters responsible for moving patients who require continuous mechanically ventilated care while moving to and from other diagnostic areas and the patient care unit.

The ideal Registered Respiratory Therapist candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree, Registered Respiratory Therapist, Respiratory Care Practitioners License, and one year experience. The ideal candidate will have clinical experience and exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written.

  • Location/Facility - Temple, TX - Memorial Hospital

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  • Specialty/Department/Practice - Respiratory

  • Shift/Schedule - FT DAYS

  • Benefits - Our competitive benefits package includes*:

  • Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits

  • 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • PTO accrual beginning Day 1

*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.

Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation's exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it's accepting a calling!

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an Accredited Program Required

  • Respiratory Care Practitioners License and RRT Certification Required

  • BCLS Certification Required

  • 0-3 Months' Experience Required

As a health care system committed to improving the health of those we serve, we are asking our employees to model the same behaviors that we promote to our patients. As of January 1, 2012, Baylor Scott & White Health no longer hires individuals who use nicotine products.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to ensuring a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.