Respiratory Therapist -AdventHealth Palm Parkway ED
Location Address: Orlando, Fl 32836
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Palm Parkway Ed
$5,000.00 Sign-On Bonus and $1,500.00 Relocation Bonus Potential
The AdventHealth Palm Parkway Emergency Department (ED) is an extension of our AdventHealth Celebration Campus – located just minutes from Walt Disney World.
The 18,000-square-foot facility features state-of-the-art emergency healthcare serving the residents and visitors of Orange and Osceola Counties open 24-7.
The 24-bed ED includes an urgent care track to diagnose and treat non-emergent cases more efficiently, an observation unit to closely monitor care for up to 24 hours, and offers emergent care supported by ground transportation if specialty care is needed.
We are proud to be revolutionizing healthcare with visionary leadership and world-class resources.
Full Time 3 12's Nights
You Will Be Responsible For:
Critical thinking and patient assessment skills, with the ability to evaluate and modify plan of care
Ability to use applicable infection control standards
Effective oral and written communication skills, including documentation in the patient care record Electronic Medical Records (EMR), and use of computer applications
Airway management skills, including maintenance of a patient airway and care of artificial airways
Ability to provide optimal respiratory support including: administration of oxygen, inhaled medications, lung expansion, and bronchial hygiene
What You Will Need:
Associateâ™s degree from a Respiratory Therapy or Cardiopulmonary Science program
Current, valid state of Florida license as a Registered Respiratory Therapist
Exception: For Cost Center 7610: Registered Respiratory Therapist or Certified Respiratory Therapist
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
For Cost Center 7633: Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification
For Cost Centers 7630, 7637, 1520, 0520, and 9390: Current Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification
For Cost Center 0520, 1520, 4270, 5040, 7637, 9390: Current PALS and NRP certification (Preferred)
For Cost Center 4270, 5040, 7610: Current ACLS certification (Preferred)
Bachelorâ™s degree in Respiratory Therapy or Cardiopulmonary science (Preferred)
The Respiratory Therapist is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating the treatment, care, and needs of an assigned group of patients. Adheres to AdventHealth Orlando Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state, and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.