Respiratory Therapist in Austin, TX at NurseCore

Date Posted: 11/13/2020

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Overview  Respiratory Therapist | Facility Staffing

Holiday PRN Shifts

Austin, TX and Surrounding Areas

NurseCore is an industry leader in medical staffing and home health care. We are currently looking for Respiratory Therapists with a minimum of one year experience; to provide assessments, evaluations, and therapy for clients in Austin, Texas and surrounding areas. Qualified care providers must possess critical thinking skills, decisive judgment, and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment. As the national leader in healthcare services, we will find you the perfect career opportunity so you can concentrate on what you do best—helping people get better.

Looking to earn some extra money this holiday season? Apply with NurseCore where you can make your own schedule while doing so!

BENEFITS

  • Top Pay
  • Flexible Schedules
  • Friendly, Accessible Office Staff
Responsibilities
  • Respects client’s rights and maintains confidentiality.
  • Move and reposition clients for postural drainage and other treatments.
  • Perform hand percussion and postural drainage.
  • Assess breath sounds.
  • Document assessments and treatments.
  • Operate respiratory equipment and handle gases safely.
  • Administer intermittent positive pressure breathing treatment, humidification and aerosol therapy, and chest physiotherapy.
  • Clean and care for respiratory equipment.
  • Report and replace malfunctioning equipment.
  • Assist with inservice presentations of the respiratory system.
  • Participate in continuing education to keep skills and knowledge current.
  • The following tasks are also considered essential functions of the position:
    • Lifting unspecified weights, depending on assignment requirements.
    • Bending and stooping to prepare equipment and materials for treating clients or managing the client’s environment.
    • Transferring, turning and positioning clients and assisting clients in walking and moving from place to place.
Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Respiratory Therapy from accredited college.
  • Certified by National Board of Respiratory Therapy as a Registered RespiratoryTherapist.
  • Must hold current ACLS and BLS certifications

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