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Registered Resp Therapist in San Marcos, TX at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 5/18/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
    Respiratory Services
  • Travel
  • Shift
    3 - Night
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    Central Texas Medical Center

Job Description

Registered Respiratory Therapist - Central Texas Medical Center
Location Address: 1301 Wonder World Dr., San Marcos, TX  78666
Top Reasons to Work At Central Texas Medical Center, San Marcos, TX
  • Live in the Texas Hill Country that includes small towns and big appetites within a  30 minute drive to Austin and also includes living near the San Marcos River for tons of aquatic fun.
  • Located near Colleges and Universities to expand your career by offering Tuition reimbursement and includes many low-cost living environment choices.
  • CTMC's CREATION Health Institute was created to provide information, education, health screenings and events that emphasize a healthy lifestyle. Offerings such as HealthCheck, disease management, support groups, women's health, nutrition, healthy living for seniors and children's health are provided to the public for free or a minimal fee. 
  • LeapFrog grade “A” for patient safety and prides itself in safety for all patients, visitors and employees. Also, recognized for a 6th year of “Most Wired Health System”, Click here to review other prestigious awards:
  • Support the spiritual state of mind of the patient by praying with them and educating families during visits to explain the important element of the healing process.
Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time 3rd shift Overnight
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Carries out physician orders for all diagnostic and therapeutic modalities included in the departmental scope of service for patients ranging in age from newborn to elderly.
  • Assesses patient for response to therapeutic modalities and documents all care given accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Collects, handles,0nualcipates in OSHAcationsh physicians as needed about patient issues using
  • action.compliance with departmental  and tests patient specimens for Arterial Blood Gas Analysis.
  • Performs and documents all QC, calibrations and function checks of all equipment used in patient care.
  • Submits appropriate charges for care delivered. Supports the hospital mission by providing professional high quality patient care consistent with customer service standards and hospital Code of Conduct.
  • Serves as a resource for other staff and physicians.
  • Facilitates the team process by assisting in consistent compliance with departmental and hospital policies with the ultimate goal of quality patient care and high patient satisfaction.
What You Will Need:
  • Graduate from an accredited program for Respiratory Therapy at the certification level
  • Six months to one year related experience and/or training.
  • Current license as an RCP in the state of Texas.
  • Current RRT credential from National Board for Respiratory Care
  • Current certificate in C.P.R
  • Current certificate in ACLS
  • Current certificate in PALS and NRP or complete within 6 months of hire
  • Must have some knowledge and experience in performing the duties associated with provision of Respiratory Care, EKG, and ABGs. 
  • Must have some computer experience, working with a healthcare software computer system is desirable.
Job Summary:
To participate in the care of the patient by providing diagnostic and therapeutic modalities to those suffering from cardiopulmonary disease or dysfunction.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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