Certified Respiratory Therapist FT Days $5k Sign On Bonus at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/3/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
    Respiratory Services
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Connerton

Job Description


Certified Respiratory Therapist  AdventHealth  Connerton

Location Address: 9441 Health Center Drive Land O' Lakes, Florida 34637

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth  Connerton

•         Specialty hospital for medically complex patients

•         Pulmonary and Vapotherm Center of Excellence

•         Staff consists of all Registered Respiratory Therapist, 65% BSN or above RN’s, Current staff certifications include CCRN, PCCN, CNML, WCNC, NEA-BC, and RN-BC

•         Onsite BSN completion program partnership with South University with staff discounted rate

•         Simulation Lab and Clinical Transition Pilot Program

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time(Days)

You Will Be Responsible For:

Responsible for the delivery of care to patients with conditions that affect their respiratory status. This includes the delivery of aerosolized medication, oxygen therapy, invasive and non-invasive ventilation, and lung function testing. Employee is responsible for the drawing, analyzing, and resulting of blood gases. 

 If filling is as Lead for shift, reviews work-load and assists in determining proper staff for following shift and next day. Makes staff assignment, is a resource to staff for technical questions, ensures that work on the shift is completed, ensures completed ECGs are removed from list and ensures that overdue task and medication list is cleared off.  

Employee is responsible for following the regulatory requirements in of the blood gas lab; running of quality control and changing of analyzer cartridges. 

Proper time management and prioritization skills


What You Will Need:

CRT Florida State License.

Maintains continuing education to meet regulatory requirements for licensure. 

BLS, ACLS certified on hire

Attended respiratory therapy program prior to obtaining license

Basic computer knowledge including, word and excel, and computerized medical record documentation

Mechanical and non-invasive ventilation knowledge

Minimum one year Critical care experience

Job Summary:

Competently performs clinical patient assessment related to job title. Delivers therapy to patients including breathing treatments, EKGs and arterial blood gases. Manages oxygen therapy, performs adult and infant intubations, and manages mechanical ventilators per protocol or by following physician specific orders.  Assesses patients ordered for respiratory protocol to determine proper type and frequency of respiratory treatment.  Adequately completes patient documentation in computer charting system; including documentation in interdisciplinary education and plan of care. 

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

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