Registered Respiratory Therapist RRT

Registered Respiratory Therapist RRT job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: Day
Schedule: PRN Relief


Registered Respiratory Therapist/RRT: PRN, Days 

We are looking for a Registered Respiratory Therapist/RRT to join our team in Albuquerque, NM

  This PRN job is located at   Lovelace Women’s Hospital, the first and only hospital in New Mexico dedicated to women’s health, offers a 53-bed advanced neonatal intensive care unit, a natural birthing center, an award-winning breast care center and the first robotic surgery program in the state recognized as a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery by Surgical Review Corporation.

    Registered Respiratory Therapist/  RRT   Job Responsibilities:  

  • Coordinates the safe delivery, appropriate and effective respiratory treatment to critical and non-critical patients in accordance to current standards of practice, physician’s orders, staffing levels and organizational policies.

  •  Provides direct invasive and non-invasive cardiopulmonary exams and procedures.

  • Attends professional meetings and maintains credentials and/or licensure. 

  • Communicates and listens effectively with internal and external customers; effectively understands instructions and shares knowledge. 

  • Cooperates and interacts with leaders, peers, other departments and all customer groups demonstrating our commitment to service.

Registered Respiratory Therapist/RRT Edcuation and Experience Requirements

  • Minimum: Associate’s Degree in Respiratory Therapy Program. 
  • Desired: Bachelor’s Degree in related field.
  • Ability to work independently or with a team, while maintaining accuracy and consistency
  • Ability to work safely, calmly and efficiently under stressful conditions
  • Desired: One (1) year of related experience
  • Minimum: Current NM Respiratory Care License; BLS
  • Desired: AARC Membership; National Specialty Certification PALS, NRP, or ACLS may be required by facility/department.

 Why Lovelace?

  • Robotic surgery program named a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery by Surgical Review Corporation
  • Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Breast Centers since 2015
  • 2016-2018 Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety
  • Named to Modern Healthcare’s 100 Best Places to work from 2008- 2017.
Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

  ID: 12962

Department / Location

Respiratory Therapy
Lovelace Womens Hospital - Albuquerque, NM