Respiratory Therapist - Kanasa

Central, KS

Posted: 12/09/2019 Job Number: 12962112

Job Description

Mulitiple Contract Respiratory Therapist Needed in Kansas
 
Location – Central Kansas
Practice Type - Community Hospital
Start Date – January 2020
 
We have an immediate need for a multiple Respiratory Therapist for a hospital located in Central Kansas.  Below are additional details:
                                         
Facility Overview and Requirements:
Responsibilities:

Perform assessments and diagnostic procedures to determine patient treatment needs

Make recommendations for respiratory care and treatment

Perform treatment procedures according to patient needs

Modify care plan based on patient progress and treatment effectiveness

Operate, maintain, and repair respiratory equipment to ensure proper functioning, cleanliness, and operation

Comply with all outlined safety and health standards

Document patient' s respiratory care

Educate the patient, family, and team on respiratory problems and treatment

Qualifications:

Associate' s Degree in Respiratory Care from an accredited respiratory care program

Current Registered Respiratory Therapist RRT license in state of practice

2 years of experience in respiratory therapy

Working knowledge of respiratory equipment and medical supplies

Strong leadership skills and a professional attitude

Excellent interpersonal skills

Ability to manage the emotional stress of working with and caring for terminally ill patients/families

Familiar with safety and confidentiality standards

Comfortable working independently

Valid Driver' s License

Background and drug screen
 

Catapult Healthcare is a comprehensive national staffing agency and placement firm specializing in both locum tenens physician and advanced practitioners (NP / PA), in addition to travel nursing and allied clinical service professionals.  We offer both short and long term contract and permanent placement assignments nationwide.
 

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