Travel Respiratory Therapist - $1,537 per week
Med Travelers is seeking a travel Respiratory Therapist for a travel job in Wichita, Kansas.Job Description & Requirements
- Specialty: Respiratory Therapist
- Discipline: Allied Health Professional
- Start Date: 12/07/2020
- Duration: 13 weeks
- 36.00 hours per week
- Shift: 12 hours, nights
- Employment Type: Travel
Job Description & Requirements
Certified Respiratory Therapist - Pediatric Intensive Care - (CRT - PICU)
StartDate: 12/07/2020Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $1350.00 - 1600.00
WICHITA, Kansas. 2+ years of experience AND the most recent 2 years MUST be in a hospital setting ONLY. There is a 50 mile radius rule. No more than a 3 month work history gap in the last year. Must have: candidates without these skills will not be considered for the role. BLS Preferred or nice to have: candidates with these skills will be considered first. RRT Credential with experience in the adult critical care area List typical procedures performed: Attend all Level 1 and Level 2 traumas Attend all Code Blues and Rapid Responses Transport ICU vented patients to Ct Scan and MRI Assist with Trach/peg at the bedside in the ICU Best personality Fit: A therapist is flexible, dynamic, confident, collaborative, and hard working with a positive attitude who enjoys working with others. Tell us about the unit(s): RT cares for approximately 84 adult ICU beds, 15 bed PICU, 83 bed Level 3 NICU. We are a Level 1 trauma facility. Number of Staff – approximiately 120 staff in the department. During the winter, we typically have on staff 25 day shift RT’s and 18 at night throughout all 4 facilities. Type of Equipment Ventilators: Puritan Bennett 840 and 980 ventilators in the adult ICU with the Servo I in PICU Non-Invasive: V6O Bipap machines, Focus, Remstart Auto titrate Cpap Other devices: Heated High Flow Nasal Cannula, Aerobika, BAN nebulizer, and EzPAP EMR -Meditech
4 Kansas licensed Certified or Registered Respiratory Therapists.
Kansas license in hand.
About the Facility
This facility recently opened a children’s hospital, which is the only dedicated pediatric hospital in the region. This not-for-profit facility just went through a $36 million-dollar renovation to continue its ability to fulfill its commitment to the community’s healthcare needs. The emergency service includes a Level I trauma center and Level II pediatric center. This facility sees 24,000 patients annually.
The largest city in the state of Kansas, Wichita is a place to find big-city life in the heart of the Midwest. Known as the “Air Capital of the World,” Wichita is a major hub for aircraft manufacturing and is also home to many other cultural and artistic events and attractions. Spend your free time browsing one of the city’s many shopping districts, or exploring the award-winning zoo or other interactive wildlife areas.
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 #1867355. 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: Certified Respiratory Therapist Certified Respiratory Therapist - Pediatric Intensive Care - (CRT - PICU).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.