Providence Health & Services Respiratory Therapist in Santa Monica, California
Providence is calling a per diem, night shift Respiratory Therapist to Providence Saint John's Health Center Santa Monica, CA.
In this position you will:
Assess needs, administers, and evaluates response to respiratory are procedures such as oxygen therapy, aerosol therapy, hyperinflation therapy, and bronchial hygiene therapies
Provide mechanical ventilatory support and CPR
Assist physicians with bronchoscopes
Perform arterial and venous blood draws, operates ABG machines, and performs electrocardiogram's (EKG).
Required qualifications for this position include:
Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) certification.
Note, Respiratory Therapists credentialed prior to 1/1/15 are grandfathered as CRTs.
Current Respiratory Care Practitioner License in the State of California.
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers sponsored by the American Heart Association.
Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification sponsored by the American Heart Association.
Current Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification.
Minimum One year experience following Respiratory Care Practitioner licensure.
About the hospital you will serve:
Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, California, is part of Providence Health & Services, an integrated, not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, home health services, affiliated services and educational facilities in the western United States. Founded in 1942, Providence Saint John’s Health Center enjoys a reputation for clinical excellence across many disciplines.
The 266-bed health center has a medical staff of more than 900 physicians, 1,800 employees and a host of volunteers who share a commitment to providing quality care for all.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Respiratory Therapy
Location: California-Santa Monica
Req ID: 193375