Respiratory Therapist (RRT)
Snellville, GA
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Description

SHIFT: PRN

SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem

Eastside Medical Center - Snellville, GA

Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Eastside is a 310-bed, full-service, acute care medical center with nearly 1,200 employees and 450 affiliated physicians. The hospital is fully accredited by The Joint Commission. Eastside Medical Center has been a leader for 31 years in a wide range of state of the art healthcare, including emergency services, neurosurgery, orthopaedics, women's services, neurosciences, oncology, cardiology and behavioral health.

Eastside Medical Center is currently looking for a Respiratory Therapist (RRT) for the Respiratory Therapy department.

SHIFT: PRN/As Needed


Responsibilities:
  • Serves as integral part of the code team and the rapid response team.
  • Performs all routine respiratory therapy and oxygen administration.
  • Assesses for appropriateness of respiratory care.
  • Sets-up, maintains, monitors, and adjusts ventilator parameters.
  • Draws arterial blood gases (ABGs).
  • Reports values of ABGs and takes corrective actions based on results.
  • Performs quality controls on ABG machines.
  • Participates in new hire orientation and student rotations.

Qualifications


Qualifications:
  • Graduate of an approved (A.M.A) Respiratory Therapy Program
  • National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) registry
  • RRT credentials
  • Current Georgia RT licensure
  • BLS - American Heart Association
  • ACLS - American Heart Association
Job Type Full-time