Registered Respiratory Therapist RRT PRN Nights

Registered Respiratory Therapist RRT PRN Nights job in ,

Shift: Night
Schedule: PRN Per Diem

Registered Respiratory Therapist/RRT: PRN,-Night, Albuqerque, NM

We are looking for a Respiratory Therapist/RRT: Nights, Albuquerque, NM. This PRN job is located at Lovelace Westside Hospital which 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.

  The 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.  Expected to adhere to policy, procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.

Registered Respiratory Therapist/RRT Education and Experience Requirements:

  •   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 Westside?

  • “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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