Registered Respiratory Therapist – Respiratory job in Spartanburg, SC

  • Profession:

    Registered Respiratory Therapist
  • Specialty:

    Respiratory
  • Location:

    Spartanburg, SC
  • Start date:

    2021-10-25
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    293126

Respiratory Therapist (CRT/RRT) Travel Job

Respiratory Therapists provides respiratory care treatment, oxygen services, diagnostic testing, and ventilation support services to both in-patients and out-patients ranging in age from neonatal to geriatric. As a CRT/RRT, you may perform ECG, EEG, pulmonary static function testing, bronchoscopy, and any other testing as deemed within the scope of practice by national standards. Our ideal Respiratory Therapist candidate must be able to analyze and score data and make patients of all backgrounds feel comfortable.

Respiratory Therapist (CRT/RRT) Responsibilities:

  • Monitor and wean Oxygen Therapy and artificial ventilation.
  • CRT/RRT draws, analyzes, and reports Arterial Blood Gases and EKGs.
  • Delivers intermittent therapy and assists with changing of artificial airways.
  • Respiratory Therapist performs routine and advanced therapeutic procedures according to established policy and procedure.
  • Operate, maintain, and repair respiratory equipment to ensure proper static functioning, cleanliness, and operation.
  • CRT/RRT performs CPR and bag- mask ventilation.
  • Consult with physicians to develop patient treatment plans.
  • Respiratory Therapist performs diagnostic tests such as measuring lung capacity and monitors patients’ treatment.
  • Participate in the development and/or implementation of patient care plans.
  • CRT/RRT administers pulmonary static function tests for assessment of lung static function and draws blood and analyzes the oxygen, carbon dioxide, and Ph levels.
  • Performs Endotracheal Intubations.
  • Respiratory Therapist collects, reviews, and maintains a patient’s medical history and records
  • Educate patients, families, physicians, nursing, and other members of the health care team on procedures and treatment plans.
  • CRT/RRT assists physicians to perform special procedures.

BENEFITS OF BEING GIFTED!

  • Refer a Registered Nurse – You and your referral both get $500 with GIFTED’s Refer an RN Friend Program
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Premium pay
  • Same Day or Weekly Pay
  • Ability to work in premier facilities
  • Access to Chief Nursing Officer 24-7
  • Access to Social Worker 24-7
  • Group Health insurance benefits:
    • Medical Plan
    • Dental Plan
    • Vision Plan
    • Short and Long Term Disability
    • AD&D Insurance

Benefits of being a GIFTED TRAVEL NURSE

  • Private housing and housing allowance
  • Personal Career Coach
  • Extremely competitive personalized pay package

FACILITY DETAILS

The medical center operates as a research and teaching facility where it is recognized as a top regional hospital. The medical center is part of the largest healthcare system in South Carolina, which is an integrated healthcare delivery system that provides healthcare from birth to hospice. The medical center is the flagship hospital of the healthcare network and is well known both regionally and nationally. The hospital is home to South Carolina’s first Joint Commission accredited Chest Pain and Primary Stroke center. The facility is large and is able to see over 100,000 visits annually in the Emergency Room alone. The hospital is made up of 540 beds and has over 500 physicians on staff, so the campus is often very busy. Quality care is something to expect when visiting the Medical Center.

Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Spartanburg, NC is a beautiful city with gorgeous outdoor environments and a lot to offer residents. Looking for an outdoor activity? Spartanburg is home to some of the best hiking and biking trails in the country. Because the city is on the edge of the mountains, there are plenty of adventures to have and lots of views to be seen. Spartanburg has a rich history that many locals in the city are excited to share and teach about. Sometimes, one can even spot the Carolina Panthers, an NFL team, at Training Camp which occurs at Wofford College. There is plenty to enjoy while not outside, even though the air is some of the cleanest and most refreshing in Spartanburg.

ABOUT GIFTED HEALTHCARE

GIFTED Healthcare is a company that believes in the power of one person to make a difference in patient care. Join the ranks of our rapidly growing team of healthcare professionals, and become that difference!

Do you remember why you became a Registered Respiratory Therapist at GIFTED? We do!


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