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Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Lewiston, ID 83501

Posted: 06/29/2024 Job Category: Healthcare Job Number: 27523248

Job Description

Integrated Talent Strategies (ITS) is seeking a mid-level Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in Idaho.
Job Title: Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) (Mid-Level) ** $15, 000 Signing Bonus, Relocation Assistance, & Housing Allowance **
Description of Position Position Schedule: Currently offering night shift opportunities. Shift schedule is 7PM - 7AM.
Position Salary: Salary is based on years experience. 0 years experience is the minimum and 29-30 years experience is the maximum. Shift differentials is based on the majority of hours worked. Evening shift (3PM - 11: 30PM) is 8%;Night shift (11: 00PM - 7: 30AM) is 11%;No weekend differential This position does not support visa sponsorships Job Responsibilities:
  • Provide repiratory therapy (conventional/routine) to all patients of all age groups, infants to adults, as ordered
  • Explain purpose and procedure of treatments, tests, and equipment to patients
  • Recieve 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 repiratory therapy)
  • Chart treatment, response, and progress
  • Monitor environmental control systems
  • Deliver and set up equipment and monitor patients on continuous ventilation
  • Do nasotracheal and tracheal (endotracheal tube or tracheostmy) 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.
  • Ability to manage themselves as staff are not closely supervised. The Department Director, Day Supervisor, Evening Supervisor, or Clinical Coordinator are the line of responsibility
Qualification, Training, and Experience Required for Position:
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Must be permanently licensed by the Idaho State Board of Medicine as a Respiratory Care Practitioner
  • Minimum 2 years'experience in the adult critical care setting within the last 5 years
  • ICU experience within the last 3 years
  • Registered by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC)
  • BLS
  • PALS and ACLS completed with 3 months of hire
  • NRP completed within 1 year of hire
Benefits
  • Dental Insurance
  • Medical Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement
  • Paid Time Off
About Integrated Talent Strategies (ITS) ITS is an international recruiting and staffing firm specializing in Engineering, Technical and Professional positions. Founded in 1984 as a subsidiary of an engineering firm, ITS continues to remain a strategic partner for the job seeker. Our clients include some of the largest and most respected architectural, engineering, and manufacturing companies in business today. Our ability to offer a wide range of services, and the flexibility to adjust to the changing needs of our clients, has allowed us to maintain a solid reputation for several decades. #LIJB1

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