Respiratory Therapist Per Diem Rotate
Company: Tenet Healthcare Corporation
Location: Fountain Valley
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Fountain Valley Regional Hospital is proud of the full range of
quality services we provide. Since 1971, we have dedicated our
efforts to meet and serve the medical needs of our growing
community. We were the first hospital in Orange County to offer
residents an accredited Chest Pain Center and a Thrombectomy
Receiving Center certified by The Joint Commission. We are one of
only two certified Pediatric ICUs in Orange County and the only
hospital in Fountain Valley and Huntington Beach with a Level III
Neonatal ICU. We're proud of the efforts of our physicians, nurses
and staff who strive to provide you with the best care
We offer competitive salaries and benefits including a matching
401(k), several health & dental plans to choose from, generous
tuition assistance plans, and relocation assistance for select
Provides safe and effective care in the following areas per
Medical Gas Administration
Chest Physical Therapy
Blood Gas Sampling
Analysis and Quality Control
Cleans, maintains, assembles equipment correctly.
Provides patient instruction and education as needed.
Responds immediately to emergency situations per Department
Maintains accurate patient and Department records.
Maintains communications, both verbally and written, with
patients, physicians, and other hospital personnel.
Ensures quality and safety of all therapy delivered.
Completes master log at the end of each shift.
Is completely familiar with assigned patients, including chest
X-rays, pertinent lab requests, diagnosis and acid base status.
Submits completed billing.
Completes other duties as assigned.
- Performs in _____ of the following critical care area.
- Adult ICU
- Peds ICU
- Neonatal ICU
- Maintains current American Heart Association:
- NRP, mandatory in NICU or,
- PALS , mandatory in PICU or
- Both when working in both specialty areas
A. Minimum Education: Knowledge necessary to obtain Respiratory
Care Practitioner license in the state of California and current
California Respiratory Care Practitioner license. Must have current
American Heart Association BLS, ACLS, PALS certification. All RCP's
have 90 days to obtain NRP certification. All RCP's working in
PICU/NICU must hold a certificate of Completion from an AMA
approved school for Respiratory Care which includes both didactic
and clinical course work in pediatric and or neonatal respiratory
therapy or completion of a minimum of 20 hours didactic and four
(4) weeks of preceptored pediatric and or neonatal clinical
experience in a hospital-based course or the equivalent in years of
All RCP's working with ventilator management in PICU/NICU must
have PALS and NRP
The hospital, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to
combine any of the above required experiences, or to consider
applicants other work related experience in order to meet the above
Keywords: Tenet Healthcare Corporation, Fountain Valley , Respiratory Therapist Per Diem Rotate, Other , Fountain Valley, California
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!