Respiratory Therapist II (NICU), Respiratory Therapy - PD/Days (12hr)
MemorialCare Health System
Location: Fountain Valley, California
Internal Number: ORA003149
At MemorialCare Health System, we believe in providing extraordinary healthcare to our communities and an exceptional working environment for our employees. Memorial Care stands for excellence in Healthcare. Across our family of medical centers, we support each one of our bright, talented employees in reaching the highest levels of professional development, contribution, collaboration and accountability. Whatever your role and whatever expertise you bring, we are dedicated to helping you achieve your full potential in an environment of respect, innovation and teamwork.
The Respiratory Care Practitioner is an allied health professional with demonstrated skills and competency in all required therapeutic and diagnostic cardiopulmonary modalities provided in all areas of the hospital on geriatric, adult, adolescent and pediatric patient populations where Respiratory Care services are provided.
Essential Job Outcomes & Functions
Ability to work as a dependable, informed and engaged member of the department team
Ability to consistently provide world-class customer service to patients, families, visitors and fellow healthcare providers
Ability to demonstrate the skill set necessary to accurately assess pulmonary status of patients served
Ability to collaborate with the patient care team to appropriately establish, evaluate and adjust the plan of care according to patient needs within the scope of practice of the RCP license and policies and procedures of the hospital
Ability to safely and effectively perform all therapeutic respiratory care modalities in the Respiratory Care scope of service
Ability to meaningfully participate and contribute to the success of QA and PI projects
Ability to precept and mentor students, new hires, new grads and other employees
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.