Respiratory Therapist - Travel

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San Diego, CA

Industry: IT Consulting/Services

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Less than 5 years

Posted 258 days ago

  by    Nina Mathews

This job is no longer available.

  • Preferred, pediatric pulmonary function testing, and RTD will also consider a traveler who has adult experience with pediatric experience with pulmonary function testing.

Description:

  • RRT's that have STRONG & HEAVY PICU/CVICU experience
  • 3 years minimum experience in a CHILDREN'S hospital OR heavy PEDIATRIC/PICU experience from an adult facility; must have 40% or more assigned to the PICU if coming from an adult facility.

Required: 

  • 2 years minimum of respiratory therapy experience in an acute care setting and must have peds experience
  • Current CA license as Respiratory Care Practitioner
  • Current RRT License
  • BLS - AHA
  • PALS - AHA
  • NRP

Summary: 

  • Functions at the standard level or respiratory therapy practice. 
  • Responsible for assessment, diagnostic and therapeutic interventions affecting the cardiopulmonary system for children and adults. 
  • Selects and administers the appropriate care, taking into consideration the age and developmental level and size of the patient. 
  • Provides a caring relationship that facilitates health and healing. 
  • Should be able to identify own limitations and seeks resources as needed.