Registered Respiratory Therapist RRT PRN Variable Hours

Registered Respiratory Therapist RRT PRN Variable Hours job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: Variable
Schedule: PRN Relief

Registered Respiratory Therapist, PRN, Variable Hours, Albuquerque
  We are looking for a Registered Respiratory Therapist to join our team in Albuquerque, NM. 
  This PRN job is located at Lovelace Medical Center, in the heart of Albuquerque. We are an acute care hospital providing comprehensive care, including around-the-clock emergency care, surgical services, non-invasive robotic spine surgery, cardiology, stroke care, radiology and oncology services, including the state’s only Gamma Knife Center for non-invasive radiologic brain surgery.   

  Registered Respiratory Therapist Job Requirements:

  • 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.
  • 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 Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Associate’s Degree in Respiratory Therapy Program, related experience may be substituted for related education
  • Desired: Bachelor’s Degree in related field
  • One (1) year of related experience desired
  • Current NM Respiratory Care License
  • Current BLS
  • Desired: AARC Membership; National Specialty Certification
  •   Ability to work independently or with a team, while maintaining accuracy and consistency  
  • Ability to work safely, calmly and efficiently under stressful conditions

Why Lovelace?

  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work, 2017, 2018 & 2019.
  • Midas+ Platinum Quality Award, 2016
  • Truven Top 15 Health System, 2016
  • Recognized by Healthgrades for quality achievements in best specialty, cardiac, orthopedics, neurosciences, pulmonary, vascular and gastrointestinal categories.

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

  ID: 9638

Department / Location

Respiratory Therapy
Lovelace Medical Center - Albuquerque, NM