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Respiratory Therapist - Contract *Up to $4,000/wk*

Company: Connected Health Care, LLC
Location: Butler
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Job Description:

Respiratory Therapist - Contract/Travel - Up to $4,000/wk for experienced Therapists

Connected Health Care is is seeking a travel Respiratory Therapist for a travel job near Pittsburgh, PA.


Job Description & Requirements
  • Specialty: Respiratory Therapist
  • Discipline: Allied Health Professional
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: 6,8,10, or 13 weeks
  • 36 hours per week
  • Shift: 12 hours, days and nights available
  • Employment Type: Travel

JOB DUTIES:

  • Reviews physicians orders, analyzes patients diagnostic test results and provides appropriate therapy based on the patients current clinical condition. If appropriate, implements approved protocols as directed by physician.
  • Performs routine and advanced respiratory therapy; prioritizing patient needs in a rapidly changing environment.
  • Instructs patient in the use of various respiratory care equipment in a thorough and professional manner. Assesses patient response to therapy and coaches the patient to improve technique.
  • Documents all treatments and therapies given, any supplies used, and accurately files all corresponding charges. Reports outcomes of therapeutic interventions and makes recommendations as appropriate.
  • Adheres to established policies within the BSWH system including but not limited to: infection control and isolation policies, HIPPA, time and attendance, and social media.
  • Works willingly and professionally with other employees, healthcare professionals, and students.
  • Takes responsibility and initiative to understand and complete any professional or technical requirements set by Baylor Scott and White leadership.
  • Incorporates principles continuous quality improvement in all of aspects of clinical care, identifying opportunities as appropriate.
  • Maintain knowledge of current RT practice and current healthcare information. Fulfills and maintains continuing educations requirements as deemed by the State of Texas Health and Human Services.

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE:

  • General understanding of Respiratory Care modalities, therapies and medications
  • Must be able to read, write and follow flow chart protocols as appropriate
  • General knowledge of computers including but not limited to: typing, electronic documentation, hand held scanner and email
  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Team player with patient focused attitude

1 year of experience, BLS and national and state certification are required.

If you are interested in hearing more about this great opportunity, please contact:

Jonah Rader – Senior Executive Recruiter

(512) – 337 – 8760

jonah@connectedhc.com

#CHPRI

Keywords: Connected Health Care, LLC, Pittsburgh , Respiratory Therapist - Contract *Up to $4,000/wk*, Other , Butler, Pennsylvania

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