Registered Respiratory Therapist - Critical Care - Golisano Children's HospitalTransport

This is for the Pediatric Neonatal Transport team, which requires 2,000 hours of experience in a NICU level II or III. Additional requirements needed.

Qualified Candidates will be eligible for a sign on package and Critical Care pay incentive. For more information please call Becky at 239-343-9959 or email at

Functions as an expert in critical care areas (pediatric, neonatal and adult critical care) and is utilized as a resource for less experienced staff. Administers all therapeutic, diagnostic, and mechanical modalities under the purview of Respiratory Care Services, for which the Therapist has demonstrated appropriate proficiency, and has been documented as competent to perform these procedures. All of the criteria-based duties within this document will be performed according to established policies, procedures and guidelines within the department and the hospital. Responsibility for the delivery of Respiratory Care to all patients, to include all therapeutic treatments, oxygen therapy, arterial blood gas draws and analysis, ventilator management, and airway management and to include intubation with proper certification. May assess staff blood gas competencies if qualified as a Technical Consultant

Educational Requirements

Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/

Preferredand/orAssociate'sRespiratory TherapyRequired

Additional Requirements

BS required to perform duties of a Technical Consultant

Experience Requirements

Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/

Preferredand/or2 YearsCritical CareRequired

State of Florida Licensure Requirements


Preferredand/orRegistered Respiratory Therapist LicenseRequired

Additional Requirements

Licensed by the State of Florida Department of Health, Division of Medical Quality Assurance, Credentialed by the National Board for Respiratory Care as an RRT-NPS or RRT-ACCS.

Certifications/Registration Requirements


Preferredand/orBLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)RequiredandACLS (American Heart Association / Advanced Cardiac Life Support)Required

Additional Requirements

BLS, ACLS, ACCS, Intubation Certification, System and unit based orientation and competency completion. In pediatric/neonatal areas BLS, PALS, NRP, NPS, Intubation Certification, STABLE, is required. Specialty certifications such as ACLS, PALS, NRP must be appropriate to specific job function and population served?
Lee Health
Salary Range
$33,000.00 - 61,000.00
per Year
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Fort Myers, FL 33912, US