Â·Located in the foothills of North Georgia Mountains
Co-workers that feel like family
Faith based organization
Employee Referral Program
Educational Reimbursement Plans
You Will Be Responsible For:
Â·Oxygen therapy in accordance with departmental oxygen protocol.
Â·Prescribed medication via inhalation in accordance with the physicianâ™s order.
Â·Performs nasotracheal / endotracheal suctioning
Â·Performs extubation procedures
Â·Performs tracheotomy tube changes
Â·Ensures that endotracheal tubes are rotated and retaped every 48-72 hours
What You Will Need:
Â·Associates Degree in Respiratory Care.
Â·State of Georgia License as a Registered Respiratory Therapist
Â·1 year experience preferred
The Respiratory Therapist will deliver safe and effective care, which is consistent with the standards of care for this discipline. This position requires the Respiratory Therapist to be knowledgeable and proficient in the treatment of respiratory and cardiovascular disorders for inpatients and outpatients under the direction of the Cardiopulmonary Clinical Coordinator and the Director of Inpatient Services. This position requires intimate knowledge of both departmental and hospital policies and procedures relating to the field of Cardiopulmonary sciences. This position functions independently within the critical care areas of the hospital.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.