Dignity Health Respiratory Care Practitioner in SAN FRANCISCO, California
Saint Francis Memorial Hospital has served the city with extraordinary expertise and care. We are located in the heart of San Francisco and serve a remarkable and diverse patient population.
We encourage employee participation at all levels to encourage growth and excellence. Known as the downtown hospital, Saint Francis boasts all private rooms and a friendly atmosphere.
The hospital is renowned for orthopedics, with leading programs in sports medicine, joint replacement, spine care and occupational medicine. Saint Francis is also known for outstanding acute burn care, emergency medicine, acute rehabilitation and a nationally-honored cancer care program.
Initiate, monitor, administer, educate and document all aspects of respiratory care to include: aerosolized medication, chest physiotherapy, continuous mechanical ventilation, O2 therapy, positive pressure therapy, code blue response, establish and maintain patent airways. Perform routine diagnostic studies to include, but not limited to, PFT's, ABG's, O2SAT, Capnography, venipuncture, glucoscan, EKG's and bronchospies.
Must have one year experience in an acute care facility or equivalent. Must be a graduate of an accredited respiratory care program or equivalent. Must be computer literate. Required: ACLS (CT CPRACLS) , BASIC LIFE SUPPORT-AHA (CT CPRBLS) , PEDIATRIC ADVANCED LIFE SUPPOR (CT CPRPALS) , RESP CARE PRACTITIONER/CRT (CT RCP).
-Consistently and positively communicates and collaborates with colleagues, supervisors, and customers, both internal and external
-Efficiently and independently plans time, meets deadlines, initiates and follows through on tasks
Must have at least one year experience in an acute care of patients with respiratory disease including ventilator/critical care. Computer literacy a must Must have a Respiratory Care Practitioner licensed by the State of California. Must have a BLS and ACLS certification (AHA-approved). Must have a PALS certification (AHA-approved) within 6 months of hire.
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Job ID 2018-51414
Employment Type Per Diem
Department Respiratory Therapy
Hours / Pay Period 1
Facility Saint Francis Hospital
Location SAN FRANCISCO
Standard Hours 1900-0730