Peds Respiratory Therapist

Peds Respiratory Therapist

Maxim Healthcare Staffing | Baltimore, MD, 21217, US
Salary Range:$68,000 – $103,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 18 days ago

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Description

Maxim Healthcare Staffing is seeking a Respiratory Therapy Practitioner to provide respiratory/pulmonary therapy,management, rehabilitation, diagnostic evaluation, and direct care to patients with deficiencies and abnormalities, which affectthe pulmonary system.

Responsibilities:

+ Adheres to established policies and procedures of the facility to which the respiratory care practitioner is assigned.

+ Performs focused interview to identify specificpatients needs.

+ Assess signs and symptoms indicating physiologic andpsychosocial changes in the patient's condition.

+ Collects, analyzes, and interprets data and information from health care members and documents actualand/or potential diagnoses.

+ Plans for outcomesof care for those patientsassigned.

+ Performs interventions according to identified priorities, plan of care,and the hospitalpolicies and patientcare outcome standard.

+ Adheres to emergency, safety and infection control procedures of the facilityto which the respiratory care practitioner is assigned.

+ Promotes andparticipates in activities to facilitate good interpersonal communications.

+ Reports changes in the patient's respiratory status to the Director/Supervisor of Respiratory Care Services, the nurse primarily responsible for the patient, and the physician, as needed, and prior to leaving the facility.

+ Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

+ Current Respiratory Care Practitioner verification license for the state in which he/shepractices (if applicable).

+ Prefer one year of respiratory therapy acute care hospital clinicalexperience within the last threeyears.

+ Current CPR card.

+ Current PPD or Chest X-Ray.

+ Current Health Certificate (if applicable).

+ Successful completion of testing process.

Benefits

At Maxim Healthcare Staffing, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:

+ Competitive pay & weekly paychecks

+ Health, dental, vision, and life insurance

+ 401(k) savings plan

+ Awards and recognition programs

*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status.

About Maxim Healthcare Staffing

Maxim Healthcare Staffing has been making a difference in the lives of our patients, caregivers, and employees for more than 30 years. Our nationwide suite of services includes home healthcare, companion and behavioral care, healthcare staffing, and workforce solutions. Maxim's commitment to customer service, compassionate patient care, and filling critical staffing needs makes us a trusted partner wherever healthcare is needed.

Maxim Healthcare Staffing is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.