Respiratory Therapist Float Pool- Adult (PRN)
Company: Johns Hopkins Hospital
Posted on: November 23, 2020
RESPIRATORY THERAPIST FLOAT POOL- ADULT (PRN)
Requisition #: 250804
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21201
Work Shift: Night Shift
Work Week: Casual (less than 20)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: Nov. 18, 2020
Under general supervision, sets up, operates, and maintains oxygen
and other therapeutic gas and mist inhalation equipment and
mechanical ventilation equipment in order to administer prescribed
doses of medical gases and aerosolized drugs to patients with
cardiopulmonary disease. Assists clinical technical staff in
resolving clinical problems. Performs all duties that are required
of the Respiratory Care Practitioner. Acts as a preceptor to new
employees and students. Orients and trains nursing and physician
staff in the cardiopulmonary care and management of the adult
patient. Performs all assigned duties that are required of and RCP.
Membership in a national professional organization preferred. When
available, it assists in extra-facility transports (ground and air)
of patients requiring inhaled nitric oxide. Other duties as
PRN (Per Diem), Night Shift, 7:00 pm 7:30 am, weekend work required
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Adult Respiratory Care
* Minimum of 6 months of experience preferred.
* Associates Degree in Respiratory Care from a (COARC) accredited
Respiratory Therapy Program required. Bachelor's Degree in
Respiratory Care from a (COARC) accredited Respiratory Therapy
* Must possess sufficient knowledge of cardiopulmonary
pathophysiology and its relation to the practice of respiratory
* Must demonstrate proficiency in the application of theoretical
principles to the initiation, maintenance, and discontinuation of
all respiratory care modalities and related equipment as gained in
a COARC approved respiratory care program.
* Requires the aptitude to be trained and the knowledge to apply
all equipment and therapeutic modalities used in respiratory
* Registered Respiratory Therapist (R.R.T.) required of all new
hires. Maryland State License Required.
* American Heart Association (AHA) CPR Certification required. All
credentials must be maintained with active status. A.C.L.S.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free
We are committed to providing a healthy and safe environment for
our patients, visitors, and staff members. The Johns Hopkins
Hospital has a tobacco-free at work policy. Employees must refrain
from using any tobacco products during their work shifts including
while at lunch or on breaks, and whether they are on or
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal
Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity
and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical
disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other
status protected by federal, state, or local law.
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