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Position type:
Full-time
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Houston Methodist Baytown Hospital

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Respiratory Care Practitioner Virtual Hiring Event 6/15 – Houston Methodist – Baytown Hospital

Sign on bonus for select opportunities!

Houston Methodist Baytown Hospital is hosting a Virtual Respiratory Care Practitioner Career Event.

Date: June 15th, 2022

Time: 4pm-5:30pm CST

At Houston Methodist Baytown Hospital, the Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP) position is responsible for performing routine respiratory care procedures as assigned, varying in complexity which include, but are not limited to, preparation, administration and monitoring of medication and treatment modalities and gas therapy, ventilator support, spirometry and assistance with bronchoscopy. This position may perform diagnostic testing of the cardiac respiratory system, as appropriate. As a member of the direct patient care team, the RCP position provides direct assistance to physicians and other care health professionals, with respiratory care-related procedures within the scope of the professional licensure. This position delivers exceptional patient care and adheres to standards and guidelines established by respiratory and regulatory agencies and Houston Methodist to ensure optimal patient safety and customer service.

Qualifications:

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Graduate of education program approved by the credentialing body for the required credential(s) indicated below in the Certifications, Licenses and Registrations section.

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • No experience required; one year experience as a Respiratory Care Practitioner preferred.

CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED

  • Registered as Respiratory Therapist by National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC-RRT)
  • Licensed as Respiratory Care Practitioner by the Texas Medical Board (TMB-RCP)
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) within 90 days of hire. Current incumbents have one year to obtain from effective date of job description
  • American Heart Association Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)*
  • American Heart Association Pediatric Life Support (PALS)*

*preferred, depending on area assigned

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 Houston Methodist Baytown Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.

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