HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Respiratory Therapist, Full-Time in Aventura, Florida

Registered Respiratory Therapist, Full Time Facility Description: Aventura Hospital is a fully accredited 400 bed acute care facility, providing award-winning inpatient and outpatient diagnostic, medical, surgical and cancer services. In order to meet the needs of our ever-growing community we have invested $130 million in expanding and renovating the hospital. The new North Patient Tower features 243 private rooms with private baths, the newest technologically advanced patient care equipment, a 28 bed-Emergency Department, 2 new ICU units, the Surgical Services Suite with 10 new oversized operating rooms, a new Main Entrance and much more. Ideally located in luxurious South Florida, Aventura Hospital is home to a community rich with diversity and world class infused culture. Our prime location - nestled between Miami and Ft. Lauderdale - means you'll be surrounded by the very best South Florida has to offer! / Aventura Hospital & Medical Center is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA Ranks on Fortune’s list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies for seven consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence! /

/ Benefits: / / We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance. / / / / / Job Summary: Under the supervision of the Pulmonary Services Medical Director and Department Director, the Respiratory Therapist is responsible for providing pulmonary care services in accordance with specific physician’s orders, department policies and procedures.

Regulatory Requirements:

  • Current Florida RRT License.

  • Graduate of an AMA-approved School of Respiratory Therapy or equivalent.

  • BCLS Certification.

  • Minimum of 1-year experience in Critical Care preferred. Language Skills:

  • Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.

  • Additional languages preferred.

  • Strong written and verbal skills. Skills:

  • Basic computer knowledge.

  • Ability to use ABG machine, ventilators, IPPB, CPAP/BIPAP machines

  • Ability to perform arterial puncture for ABG analysis

  • Ability to perform chest PT. Physical Demands:

  • For physical demands of position, including vision, hearing, repetitive motion and environment, see following description. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position without compromising client care.

Title: Registered Respiratory Therapist, Full-Time

Location: Florida-Aventura-Aventura Hospital %26 Medical Cntr-North Miami Area

Requisition ID: 01643-6142