HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Respiratory Therapist RRT in Pulaski, Virginia
* OFFERING SIGN-ON $5,000 BONUS TO QUALIFIED CANDIDATES ** *
Are you passionate about delivering superior, patient-centered care? At HCA Healthcare, we are committed to caring for patients with purpose and integrity. We care like family! Jump-start your career as a Registered Respiratory Therapist *today at *LewisGale Hospital - Pulaski. **
At LewisGale Hospitals, we want to ensure we meet your needs. We offer a variety of comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans along with some unique benefits including:
· Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance and Student Loan Forgiveness Programs
· Paid Personal Leave
· 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)
· Identity Theft Protection discounts
· Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
· Adoption Assistance
· Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
Would you like to unlock your potential with a leading healthcare provider dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues? Join the LewisGale Pulaski family! We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious Registered Respiratory Therapist to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here!
What would you do in this role?
As aRespiratory Therapist, you would administer therapy modalities as ordered by physician, performing all aspects of mechanical ventilators (initiation, operation, monitoring, etc) and arterial puncture and blood gas analysis. You would also respond to code blue situations for assigned areas.
- You will assist in transport of ventilator and critically ill patients.
- Verify physician orders prior to therapy treatment.
- Give through, accurate report to oncoming staff at shift end.
- You will enter all patient contacts into appropriate system.
- Perform equipment rounds.
State Respiratory Care Practitioner License.
Respiratory Therapy Degree – AAS or BS
Basic Life Support Certification and ALCS.
One-year adult critical care experience.
Previous experience with mechanical ventilation, blood gas analysis and oximetry.
Welcome to LewisGale Hospital Pulaski, a92-bedhospital where we are a partner in patient healthcare – always putting patient needs first. Our advanced medical technology and highly skilled, compassionate medical professionals deliver the highest quality patient care – nationally recognized based on our patient outcomes. Our hospital is also home to the LewisGale Regional Cancer Center Pulaski – ranked in the top 10% of cancer centers in the country for HCA, our parent company. We are also an accredited chest pain center, providing life-saving care when you need it most.
Ethisphere has rated HCA Healthcare a World’s Most Ethical Company 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.__
*We are a family 270,000 strong! Our Talent Acquisition team is reviewing applications immediately. We will reach out to highly qualified candidates to schedule an interview. Please submit your resume today to join our community of caring! *
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Job: *Therapy & Rehabilitation
Title: Registered Respiratory Therapist RRT
Location: Virginia-Pulaski-LewisGale Hospital-Pulaski
Requisition ID: 00041-25739