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HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Respiratory Therapist in Chattanooga, Tennessee

At HCA Healthcare, we are committed to caring for patients with purpose and integrity. We care like family! Advance your career as a Registered Respiratory Therapist today with Parkridge East Hospital.

We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Parkridge East Hospital, we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our uniquebenefitswe offer include: * Student Loan Repayment * Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs * Paid Personal Leave * 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service) * Identity Theft Protection discounts * Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options * Adoption Assistance * Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)

We are seeking aRegistered Respiratory Therapistfor our facility to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and we are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!

Job Summary: * Your schedule will be 12 hour Night shifts for a total of 36 hours per week. * You will collaborate with the patient/family, systematically and continually assess the patient’s health. * You will be able to demonstrate appropriate application of age specific standards, policies and procedures, and guidelines in assessing of the ages served. * You will utilize a standard data collection tool in Meditech to maintain on-going monitoring/assessment of assigned patients for all modalities. * You will handle EKG Lead Placement/Retrieval, ABG Collection, Medication Dosage, Oxygen delivery, cannulas, masks, Aerosolized medication delivery, Mechanical Ventilators, and Bipap/CPAPs. * You will participate in the development of patient plan of care to include but is not limited to: Patient problems, cultural needs, goals, evaluations and interventions and Setup Holter/Event Monitor and appropriate paper work as assigned. * You will report symptom and significant changes in the patient’s condition to appropriate personnel including physician.

The 128-bed Parkridge East Hospital in East Ridge provides a full range of medical and surgical services, such as orthopedics and robotic surgery. Our 24/7 Emergency Department is recognized by the Society of Chest Pain Centers as an Accredited Chest Pain Center. The Birth Place at Parkridge East offers a comfortable, private setting in which families welcome new additions. Our 22-bassinet level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) offers comprehensive care for babies born at less than 28 weeks gestation or with critical illnesses.

HCA Healthcare has been continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

Be part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications for our Registered Respiratory Therapist opening. Highly qualified candidates will be promptly contacted for interviews. Submit your application and help us raise the bar in patient care!

  • Graduate of an accredited Respiratory Care Program
  • State of TN RRT required. (ABG Endorsed)
  • 1 year experience highly preferred
  • Weekend Rotation Required

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job: *Therapy & Rehabilitation

Title: Registered Respiratory Therapist

Location: Tennessee-Chattanooga-Parkridge East Hospital

Requisition ID: 01269-17441

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