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LifePoint Health Team Leader (RN or Respiratory Therapist) – Transport Team in Las Cruces, New Mexico

The Transport Team Leader, under the direction of assigned Department Director, supervises the operations of the department, its patient’s population and assigned team members during a designated period of time.

Team Leader assumes responsibility and accountability for organizing, controlling, and implementing department activities and coordinating the activities with other department activities within the hospital. Provides service to patients throughout the life span including newborns, children, adolescents, adults and geriatric age groups.

Minimum Education: Graduate of a School of Nursing program or Respiratory Therapy Program.

Minimum Experience: Three (3) years experience in a supervisor capacity preferred. Must be a Respiratory Therapist or Registered Nurse.

RN Qualifications:

Three years RN experience in Perinatal, Neonatal and Pediatric Critical or Emergency required. Critical Care Transport experience strongly preferred.

Licensure/Certification:

  1. Current or eligible New Mexico or compact RN license required.

  2. CPR (by the American Heart Association)

  3. ACLS, PALS and/or APLS

  4. NRP and STABLE within 3 months of employment.

  5. C-NPT-within 2 years of hire

  6. ALSO within the first year of employment.

  7. PNCCT, TNATC- Preferred

  8. CTRN and CFRN –Preferred

  9. CCRN certification preferred

Respiratory Therapist Qualifications:

Minimum Experience: A minimum of three years’ experience as a Respiratory Therapist in a healthcare setting in adult, pediatric, neonatal and emergency setting required.

Certification/Licensure: Required- NBRC Registered Respiratory Therapist.

Required-New Mexico Respiratory Care Practitioners License.

Required- Basic Life Support (American Heart Association), ACLS, PALS, STABLE, and NRP certifications.

Required in 24 months- Hold a Secondary Credential (NPS, C-NPT, and ACCS).

Required- AARC and NMSRC Membership.

Job: *Please select a valid job field

Organization: *Memorial Medical Center

Title: *Team Leader (RN or Respiratory Therapist) – Transport Team *

Location: New Mexico-Las Cruces

Requisition ID: 7416-10070

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