Tenet Healthcare Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP) - Per Diem - Rotating Shifts in Manteca, California

POSITIONSUMMARY: Under the supervision of the Cardiopulmonary Services Medical Director and the Department Director, the Respiratory Therapist is responsible for providing Respiratory Therapy and Cardiac Diagnostic Testing services in accordance with specific physician’s orders and department policies and procedures.

The Respiratory Therapist may be required to deliver respiratory care services to patients in all areas of the hospital (e.g., intensive care units, medical and surgical floors, emergency departments, post-anesthesia care units and infant nurseries.) The therapist must be able to adapt to the particular area of duty assignment and must be able to perform special duties required by the assignment. Standards of performance for the area to which the individual is assigned must be maintained.

The Respiratory therapist coordinates and provides direct patient care, participates in patient and family teaching and works cooperatively with all patient team personnel in maintaining standards for professional Respiratory Care practice in the clinical setting.

The therapist may be assigned orientation and inservice education responsibilities.

Respiratory Therapists are generally expected to perform their duties and responsibilities with only minimal or indirect supervision and must frequently make independent decisions.

The Respiratory Therapist will also perform all additional duties as assigned by the department director.

Revisions to the job description, accountabilities, and measures may be required due to patient care needs and/or efficient operation of the Hospital. You will be advised in writing of any changes. It is also understood that the job description is not all-inclusive and you may be required to perform other related duties. Theincumbent is accountable for reviewing the job description and updating asnecessary.

Current/Valid California RCP License

Healthcare Provider BLS required upon hire.

ACLS, PALS and NRP required within 90 days of hire.

Job: Therapy and Rehabilitation

Organization: Doctors Hospital of Manteca

Title: Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP) - Per Diem - Rotating Shifts

Location: CA-Manteca

Requisition ID: 1805016120