Registered Respiratory Therapist - Respiratory - Seasonal - Nights
This full-time, seasonal position is eligible for an Employee Referral Bonus.
Spend the winter months in beautiful, green and sunny southern Arizona. Yuma Regional Medical Center is located just 2.5 hours from Phoenix, 2.5 hours from San Diego, but has all of the amenities you could want and more right in town. Yuma is a diverse community with several college campuses, an excellent housing market, and opportunity to work in amazing organizations like YRMC.
Working with a team of RRTs that work the entire house, including heavily in the ICU, Registered Respiratory Therapists (RRTs) at YRMC assume clinical responsibility for all respiratory care modalities. This individual performs a variety of diagnostic tests and therapeutic modalities to determine the effect of treatment on the disease process. Assesses the patient and recommends a plan of care, in conjunction with the clinical team. RRTs perform ventilator and other specialty care associated with monitoring patients in the adult acute critical care area.
· Associate's degree in Respiratory Therapy
· Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)
· Bachelor's degree in Respiratory Therapy
· Three (3) or more years of experience in respiratory care
· Experience with EPIC EHR or similar EHR system
Work Schedule: 12-hours, Nights, Varied
Physical Requirements and working conditions for this position will be provided to you upon interview.