HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Respiratory Therapist PRN in Jacksonville, Florida
Do you have the career opportunities you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Memorial Hospital of Jacksonville, part of the nation's largest provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare, as a PRN Registered Respiratory Therapist.
As a PRN employee with HCA Healthcare and Memorial Hospital of Jacksonville, you will enjoy:
- Flexible scheduling
- Competitive pay
- 401(k) with employer match
- Employee Stock Purchase Program Additionally, you will have a great opportunity for growth as you'll be joining one of the largest and most successful hospital organizations in the world
You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for dedicated professional like you to be a part of our Respiratory team. Join us in our efforts to better our community!
We are searching for a RRT to join our patient-centered Brooks Rehabilitation team in a flexible, PRN position. Brooks Rehab, part of Memorial Hospital of Jacksonville and HCA Healthcare, is a recognized leader in providing a system of world-class rehabilitation solutions, advancing the health and well-being of our communities. We have more than 50 years of expertise empowering people to achieve their highest level of recovery and participation in life.
The Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) is responsible for routine and high-risk respiratory procedures across the facility. The RRT will provide clinical expertise to ensure all patients receive high-quality, efficient care. The RRT will assess patients by performing diagnostic tests and evaluations, treating patients and tracking progress. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now.
What you will do in this role:
- You will perform routine and high-risk procedures as prescribed by the Physician and follow appropriate policy in the application of respiratory procedures.
- You will communicate with physicians on the effectiveness of respiratory care procedures.
- You will thoroughly explain and answer patient and family questions regarding respiratory care.
- You will review patients' charts to verify order and check for contradictions of therapy.
- You will assess patient and provide proper documentation in patient's chart as related to therapy.
You will assemble, install, disassemble, assess and maintain equipment according to manufacturer and department policy.
Acceptable degree from an accredited school - Associate in Respiratory Therapy or Bachelor Degree in Respiratory Therapy is required
A Registered Respiratory Therapist license in the state which you practice, in accordance with law and regulation, is required
Current American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider is required
Current American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross Pediatric Advance Life Support (PALS) Provider is required
1-3 years of experience is preferred
Now celebrating over 50 years of service - Memorial Hospital Jacksonville, a facility of HCA Healthcare - South Atlantic Division, has built a strong tradition of providing quality healthcare to Northeast Florida and surrounding areas. *Memorial Hospital Jacksonville *is a 400 bed, acute care hospital offering a full line of services, including 24-hour emergency care at four different locations.
an accredited Chest Pain Center
Certified Stroke Center
Dedicated Heart Center
State of the art Spine Clinic
Special Beginnings – the Memorial Hospital maternity center
Fully accredited by the Joint Commission of Accreditation (JCA), *Memorial Hospital Jacksonville is *known as a leader in innovative healthcare with a reputation maintained through our excellent staff, along with technological advances, growth and expansion to meet the ongoing needs of our community.
Memorial Hospital Jacksonville is also a Certified Level II Trauma Center, which means we provide a higher level of care for the most critically injured patients. It also means our standards and performance are regularly reviewed by the Florida Department of Health.
HCA Healthcare, the parent company of Memorial Hospital Jacksonville, has been consecutively named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere Institute since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. We are actively interviewing so apply today!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Job: *Therapy & Rehabilitation
Title: Registered Respiratory Therapist PRN
Location: Florida-Jacksonville-Memorial Hospital of Jacksonville
Requisition ID: 02525-18915