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Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)- Lewiston, ID- Night Shift- $15K Signing Bonus

$64,000 – $85,000 yearly

CareNow Medical Staffing

Last Updated: 2/16/24

Job Description

Job Description
**$15,000 Sign-on Bonus & Relocation Assistance Available**
3 Positions available
Current Openings are for Nightshift (7pm - 7am) ONLY

PRIMARY (ESSENTIAL) DUTIES

Provide respiratory therapy (conventional/routine) to all patients of all age groups, infants to adults, as ordered. Explains purpose and procedure of treatments, tests, and equipment to patients.
Receive assignment. Check patient chart and physician's orders. Set up equipment and medications and administer treatments as ordered, e.g., oxygen administration, humidity therapy, airway management, resuscitation, mechanical ventilation, postural drainage procedures; closed atmosphere and respiratory monitoring, intermittent positive pressure breathing, aerosol therapy, and pharmacology respiratory therapy. Chart treatment, response, and progress.
Monitor environmental control systems, others. Deliver and set up equipment and monitor patients on continuous ventilation. Do nasotracheal and tracheal (endotracheal tube or tracheostomy) suctioning.
Make patient rounds regularly. Observe patient, check equipment, and change/make adjustments as necessary. Solve problems. Discontinue therapy as ordered. Remove equipment from patient rooms, disassemble, etc.

WORK CONDITIONS/HOURS

12-hour shifts - schedule is based on the department needs.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

-High school diploma or GED
-Permanently licensed by the Idaho State Board of Medicine as a Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP
-Registered by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC); If registry eligible, must obtain registry within one (1)-year of hire date
-2-years' experience in the adult critical care setting within the last 5-years; ICU experience within the last 3-years
-BLS
-PALS - completed within three (3)-months of hire date
-ACLS - completed within three (3)-months of hire date
-NRP - completed within one (1)-year of hire date



Company Details

Fresno, California, United States
CareNow Medical Staffing, founded in California, is a full-service agency committed to providing career opportunities in all medical staffing positions. We staff permanent placement, contract and PRN jobs. At CareNow, we understand how important the quality of care is for medical providers, the employer, and most importantly the patient. CareNow uses a rigorous vetting process to make sure we are...