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Registered Respiratory Therapist 2, Respiratory Therapy, FT, 7P-7:30A

Job: Respiratory Therapy
Facility: Fishermen's Community Hospital,
Primary Location: Marathon
Job Schedule: Full-time
Job ID: 83993

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Baptist Health South Florida is once again one of the 2019 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For! This is the 19th time Baptist Health has been named to the prestigious list and is the only healthcare provider in the state to be ranked. We have also been recognized for being among the best healthcare providers in the nation by U.S. News & World Reports in its 2018-2019 Best Hospitals report.

Baptist Health South Florida is the region’s largest not-for-profit healthcare organization with more than 19,000 employees working across ten hospital campuses and more than 50 outpatient facilities throughout Miami-Dade, Monroe, Broward, and Palm Beach counties. In 2016 we welcome the newest weapon in the fight against cancer, the world-class Miami Cancer Institute and proton therapy center. Everything we do at Baptist Health, we do to the best of our ability. That includes supporting our team with extensive training programs, millions of dollars in tuition assistance, comprehensive benefits and more. Working within our award-winning culture means getting the respect and support you need to do your best work ever. Find out why this is the best place to be your best!

Job Description:

An individual who provides direct patient care utilizing respiratory techniques, policies, procedures, protocols to ensure quality and appropriate care for all ages in Baptist Health and effectively communicate with all team members.  Understands and has knowledge of respiratory medications effects and side effects.  An individual who demonstrates respiratory clinical skills and knowledge in the management of all types of patients (adult/pediatric).  Strong interpersonal skills are a requirement to provide leadership and support to maintain working relationships with internal and / or external customers.  Constant evaluation and monitoring of services assures quality care to the patient. This individual may participate in hospital wide committees and respiratory care throughout Baptist Health and effectively communicate with all team members.


Degrees: High School Diploma, Certificate of Attendance, Certificate of Completion or GED.


Licenses & Certifications: Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), valid Florida Registered Respiratory Therapist license, Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP), Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS), Basic Life Support (BLS).


Additional qualifications: Associate Degree preferred, National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC) Certification preferred. Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support and/or Pediatric Advanced Life Support and/or Neonatal Resuscitation Program required as per entity/unit specialty.


Minimum required experience: two years.

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