Travel Respiratory Therapist - $1,550 per week

Midland Texas
Nov 16, 2020
Dec 16, 2020
Contract Type

Med Travelers is seeking a travel Respiratory Therapist for a travel job in Midland, Texas.

Job Description & Requirements
  • Specialty: Respiratory Therapist
  • Discipline: Allied Health Professional
  • Start Date: 11/23/2020
  • Duration: 13 weeks
  • 36.00 hours per week
  • Shift: 12 hours, days
  • Employment Type: Travel

Job Description & Requirements
Registered Respiratory Therapist - Pediatric - (RRT - Peds - Pedi)
StartDate: 11/23/2020Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $1400.00 - 1600.00

Facility does NOT hire travelers/contractors that have a permanent address within 50 miles of the facility. Hospital provides housing and bill rate is adjusted accordingly. No exceptions will be made, travelers must take our housing. Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) for the state of Texas. NBRC credential. CCU experience is required. Assess, plan, implement, and evaluate the care of assigned patients. Consult and collaborate with physicians to recommend a change in therapy based on your evaluation of the patient. Educate patients and families about lung disease so they can maximize their recovery. Analyze breath, tissue, and blood specimens to determine levels of oxygen and other gases. Responsible for administering medical gases, humidification and aerosols, aerosol medications, bronchopulmonary hygiene, perform pulmonary function testing, and collect specimens of blood and other materials. Provide support services for patients who cannot breathe normally on their own, mechanically ventilated patients, by managing ventilators, and artificial airway devices. Respond to codes or other urgent calls for care including cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Obtain, assemble, calibrate, and check necessary equipment. Identify lung and breathing disorders and recommend treatment methods by interviewing patients and doing chest physical exams to determine what kind of therapy is best for their condition. Facility does NOT hire travelers/contractors that have a permanent address within 50 miles of the facility.

Required Qualifications
3 TX licensed RRT's

Preferred Qualifications

About the Facility
This 224-bed general medical and surgical hospital, located in Midland, TX, provides quality patient care and comprehensive patient services. This facility is also a recipient of various awards, including recognition from the American Heart Association for specialized stroke and heart attack patient care.

Facility Location
Best known for its contributions to the oil industry—over 20 percent of the nation’s total petroleum and natural gas supply comes from this area—Midland is also a city of thriving business, opportunity and entertainment. Many visit Midland to enjoy its broad selection of museums, including the renowned Museum of the Southwest where visitors can find an assortment of artwork as well as a children’s museum and planetarium.

Job Benefits
Allied travel assignments are typically for 13 weeks and offer generous packages that include:

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401(k) and Flex Spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
  • Free Continuing Education
  • Free Private Housing
  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!

About the Company
Med Travelers, an AMN Healthcare company, is the leader in allied healthcare staffing. Our relationships with numerous healthcare facilities - including hospitals, home health agencies, school systems, and long-term care facilities - enable us to offer the most current temporary therapy positions and medical imaging jobs. And our traveler customer service is among the best in the industry. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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Med Travelers Job ID #1870822. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined. Posted job title: Registered Respiratory Therapist Registered Respiratory Therapist - Pediatric - (RRT - Peds - Pedi).

About Med Travelers

Med Travelers is the industry leader in allied travel healthcare staffing, matching qualified allied clinicians and healthcare professionals with thousands of temporary, travel and local assignments, as well as permanent allied career opportunities, all throughout the United States.

As a company of AMN Healthcare — healthcare’s workforce innovator and the nation’s largest provider of clinical staffing services — Med Travelers holds key relationships with many of the nation’s leading healthcare organizations. From physical therapist and PTA jobs to occupational therapist and COTA jobs, from speech-language pathologist jobs to medical technologist positions, clinicians can turn to Med Travelers for exclusive nationwide allied travel job opportunities not found anywhere else.

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