Registered Respiratory Therapist
Job Title: Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)
Location: La Plata, MD 20646
Shift: 3x12-Hour (19:00 - 07:00)
Start Date: ASAP
Job Duration: 13-week renewable contract
Join our dynamic team as a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) specializing in Respiratory/Neuro Diagnostics. This position offers a 13-week renewable contract on the night shift, providing an opportunity for experienced professionals and first-time travelers to make a positive impact on patient care.
- Perform diagnostic tests and assessments on patients with respiratory and neurologic conditions.
- Administer therapeutic treatments and procedures to promote optimal respiratory function.
- Monitor and evaluate patient responses to treatments, adjusting care plans as necessary.
- Collaborate with healthcare professionals to develop and implement respiratory care plans.
- Educate patients and their families on respiratory disease management and self-care techniques.
- Maintain accurate and thorough documentation of patient assessments, treatments, and outcomes.
- Adhere to infection control protocols and maintain a clean and safe work environment.
- Participate in on-call shifts and weekend rotations as required.
- Provide compassionate and high-quality care to patients of all ages.
- Valid certification as a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT).
- Minimum of 2 years of experience in respiratory therapy.
- Experience in Neuro Diagnostics is preferred.
- Ability to work night shifts and participate in on-call and weekend rotations.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team.
Note: First-time travelers are welcome to apply. In accordance with our facility guidelines, the COVID-19 vaccine is required for all employees. Exemptions for medical or religious reasons will be considered.
Join our team of dedicated Respiratory Therapists and contribute to the delivery of exceptional care for patients with respiratory and neurologic conditions. Apply now to embark on an exciting opportunity to enhance your skills and make a meaningful impact on patient well-being.