Registered Respiratory Therapist
Company: Ascension (System Office)
Posted on: April 10, 2021
We Are Hiring:
Registered Respiratory Therapist-Full Time Day-Ascension Seton
Medical Austin-Austin, TX
What You Will Do:
Provide evaluation of and care for patients with respiratory
* Assess patient for appropriate type and frequency of treatment
and develop a plan of care based on diagnosis.
* Implement and monitor patient care plan and equipment. Monitor,
record and communicate patient condition. Perform advanced
respiratory care modalities.
* Evaluate respiratory practice, administration of medications, and
treatment based on patient outcome.
* Educate the patient and family about the health condition and
provide information about community support groups and other
* Respond to emergency resuscitation team code.
What You Will Need:
Licensure / Certification / Registration:
* BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job
* Respiratory Therapist credentialed from the National Board for
Respiratory Care (NBRC) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer
* Respiratory Care Practitioner provisional/temporary license will
be accepted until license is issued.
* High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
* Preferred 1 year of experience as RRT
* Preferred Critical Care experience
* Preferred Ventilator experience
Why Join Our Team:
Ascension Seton, based in Austin, Texas, has provided thousands of
associates and caregivers a rewarding career in healthcare since
1902. We strive to expand access to high-quality, low-cost,
person-centered care and services for all. We operate more than 100
clinical locations in central Texas, including two teaching
hospitals, Dell Medical School at The University of Texas and Dell
Children's Medical Center, where candidates can find both career
and clinical education opportunities. If you are looking for a
rewarding career in healthcare, explore a career with us today.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to
transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As
one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the
U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate,
personalized care to all. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4
billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community
benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates
and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of
ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites
of care - including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living
facilities - in 19 states and the District of Columbia.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:
Ascension Seton is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords
equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard
to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual
orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status,
genetic data, or other legally protected status.
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to
individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information
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