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Registered Respiratory Therapist- Largo, FL (Sign-On Bonus)
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Largo, FL
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Largo, FL
Permanent Position

Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career in our Respiratory Department. Submit your application today!

Experience a higher degree of patient care at Largo Medical Center. Our 455-bed acute care hospital is located on two campuses—in mid-Pinellas County on the West Coast of Florida, providing medical care for the residents of Largo, and the nearby cities of Clearwater, Seminole, St. Petersburg and the Gulf Beach communities. We are the only area hospital with all private patient rooms.

Qualifications

Under general supervision, the RRT (Registered Respiratory Therapist) will perform all respiratory care related duties.

Set up and administer all routine and complex respiratory therapy procedures to patients of all ages.

Responsible for the application and operation of acute care ventilators used for continuous short and long-term mechanical ventilation. Respiratory Therapists are expected to be self-directed in the absence of the full-time Team Leader. Maintain all department and hospital records and enter accurate information into the hospital computer for the therapy as given.

  • Current Florida Registered Respiratory Therapist licensure.
  • American Heart Association BLS health care provider required. ACLS , PALS and NRP within 6 months of hire.
  • Graduate of Respiratory Care program accredited by the Committee on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).
  • Frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling and moving equipment.
  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate actions in volatile situations.
  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills

Additional Info:

  • NIGHTS ONLY available (rotating weekends)
  • 12 hour shifts
  • Any experience
  • Open to NEW GRADS (must have passed boards)
  • Registered** not certified
  • Prefer FL Lic or willing to get it
Skills
Skill Proficiency Years Experience Percent Used
Respiratory Therapy
1 - 3100%
ACLS
Any75%
BLS
Any50%
Registered Nurse
Any50%