Registered Respiratory Therapist RRT

Registered Respiratory Therapist RRT job in ,

Shift: Night
Schedule: PRN Per Diem

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

  Lovelace Westside Hospital  provides care to Albuquerque’s Westside and Rio Rancho, including the area’s only inpatient pediatric unit, a kid-friendly emergency room and senior care emergency room services. Named a Pinwheel Champion by the Institute for Patient and Family-Centered Care.

Lovelace Westside Hospital is hiring a Respiratory Therapist RRT .
  • 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. 
  • Adheres to policy, procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.

  • Minimum: Associates Degree in Respiratory Therapy Program. Related experience may be substituted for related education.
  • Desired: Bachelors 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.
  • Nights/Evenings/Weekends a must!

Why Lovelace?

  • “A” grade from Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, 2017
  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work (2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2008)
  • Lovelace Bariatric accredited as a Level 1 facility under the Bariatric Surgery Center Network Accreditation Program of the American College of Surgeons

Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

  ID: 2288

Department / Location

Cardio Pulmonary
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