Registered Respiratory Therapist, RRT

Registered Respiratory Therapist, RRT job in Albuquerque, NM

* Internal Applicants Only
Shift: Varied
Schedule: Full Time

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

About us: Lovelace Medical Center is a patient-centered hospital featuring state-of-the-art equipment and a round-the-clock Emergency Department. We offer high-quality, high-tech medicine in a facility that has become a symbol of health and wellness in the heart of the city we serve.

Lovelace Medical Center 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.

Qualifications:

  • 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.

Why Lovelace?

  DNV Accredited

  Named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s list of 100 Hospitals with Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs

  Truven Health Analytics named Lovelace Health System among the top 20 percent of health systems in the country, and is the only health system recognized for this honor in New Mexico

  Named one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare by Becker’s Hospital Hospital Review


Department / Location

CARDIO PULMONARY
Lovelace Medical Center - Albuquerque, NM