Reporting to the Respiratory Department Manager, the Respiratory Care Practitioner is responsible for demonstrating proficiency in the use/operation of respiratory equipment and provision of respiratory treatment to assigned age specific patient population (e.g. infants, pediatrics, adolescents, adults and geriatrics) and participates in related continuing education. Provides care to assigned patients according to professional standards and established procedures, using good judgment and personal initiative. Administers medication as prescribed by a physician and performs the drawing and analysis of blood gasses. Other duties assigned as per scope of practice.
Successful completion of an accredited program in Respiratory Care
Three (3) years recent experience in all phases of acute Respiratory Care preferred
Must possess excellent assessment skills to floor therapy and patients on mechanical ventilators
Must possess and maintain throughout the duration of employment:
Current Respiratory Care Practitioner License issued by the Respiratory Care Board of California
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Provider issued by the American Heart Association
Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certificate (ACLS) issued by the American Heart Association
Current Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification issued by the American Heart Association
Current Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification
Job: Respiratory Therapy
Primary Location: San Ramon, California
Facility: San Ramon Regional Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Rotate
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905021297
About San Ramon Regional Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.