RESP CARE PRACTITIONER - FIELD

Location
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Largo, FL
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11/9/2017
Closes
11/15/2017
Specialty
Nurse Practitioner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
 

 

BayCare Health System currently consists of 14 community-based hospitals, a long-term acute care facility, home health services, outpatient centers and physician offices, all located throughout the Tampa Bay area. We're committed to delivering the highest quality, compassionate care to all those we serve. That's why we attract forward-thinking people who are enthusiastic about the future. And you can be sure we'll give you what you need to succeed - both personally and professionally.

 


The Respiratory Care Practitioner is a clinical professional who services patients in their home/contracted facility by providing either clinical respiratory services or equipment management services on a scheduled visit/appointment or through on-call notification. Is responsible for completing day to day orders called into the Respiratory Therapy Department and follow up on visits for apnea monitor and or ventilator patients, in compliance with all regulatory agencies. Responsibilities include education of patient and caregivers regarding set up, use, maintenance and safety of respiratory therapy equipment in the home. Performs diagnostic testing on behalf of the physician. Communication with the patient's physician regarding clarification of orders or the patient's response to care may be required. Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications
Certifications and Licensures

Required |
CRT (Respiratory)

Preferred |
RRT (Respiratory Therapy)

Required |
Respiratory Care Practitioner |
State of Florida

Required |
Driver's License |
State of Florida

Education

Required |
High School or Equivalent

Required |
Associate's |
Respiratory Therapy

Or |
Technical |
Respiratory Therapy

Experience

Preferred |
3 years |
Respiratory

Preferred |
1 year |
Home Care

Specific Skills

Required |
Clean driving record

Required |
Organizational skills

Required |
Customer service skills

Required |
Knowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to position

Required |
Medical terminology use and understanding

Required |
Interpersonal skills

Required |
Work independently

Required |
Work with a team

Required |
Computer skills appropriate to position

Required |
Written and verbal communication skills

Required |
Critical thinking skills

 
   

Come be part of our high-energy workplace, and take advantage of our generous benefits, career development opportunities, continuing education programs and internal mobility options. Join us here and you'll always find new reasons to love where you work and who you are.

www.BayCareJobs.com
866-221-3222

Equal Opportunity Employer. Drug-Free Workplace.