REGISTERED RESPIRATORY THERAPIST - PULMONARY
Company: Presbyterian Healthcare Services
Posted on: January 12, 2022
As a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) at Dr. Dan C. Trigg
Memorial Hospital, you will provide cardiopulmonary diagnostic and
respiratory therapeutic support for patients inpatients and
outpatients that require cardiopulmonary diagnostic testing,
respiratory treatment, and/or ventilatory support.
Situated on historical Route 66, the town of Tucumcari has an
old-west charm that keeps the rural community and pioneer spirit
alive. With several recreational and cultural activities, Tucumcari
offers a quality of life that is great for families looking for a
friendly, small-town atmosphere. Learn more about Tucumcari:
Type of Opportunity: Full Time
Work Schedule: Varied Days and Hours; no call
- Responsible for daily evaluation of respiratory care patients,
the provision of routine and entry level critical care respiratory
care procedures, and patient explanation and education.
- Ensures the development, implementation, and maintenance of
department policies and procedures.
- Ensures departmental participation in the Hospital Quality
- Maintains respiratory therapy equipment.
- Performs EKGs, holter monitoring, home sleep, and PFT testing
as prescribed by physicians.
- Coordinates and implements continuing education inservices for
nursing staff to maintain competency in performance of respiratory
care procedures.Qualifications:Experience: One to three years
experience in respiratory care
Education: Associate Degree
Education specialization: Respiratory Therapy
Credentials: NBRC Registered Respiratory Therapist
Licensure: Current New Mexico licensure as Licensed Respiratory
Care Practitioner required.
Competencies and skills: BLS, ACLS
Benefits:Benefits are effective day-one and include:
- Competitive salaries
- Full medical, dental and vision insurance
- Flexible spending accounts (FSAs)
- Free wellness programs
- Paid time off (PTO)
- Retirement plans, including matching employer
- Continuing education and career development opportunities
- Life insurance and short/long term disability programs
Presbyterian Healthcare Services is a locally owned, not-for-profit
healthcare system of nine hospitals, a statewide health plan and a
growing multi-specialty medical group. Founded in New Mexico in
1908, it is the state's largest private employer with approximately
Presbyterian's story is really the story of the remarkable people
who have chosen to work here. Starting with Reverend Cooper who
began our journey in 1908, the hard work of thousands of
physicians, employees, board members, and other volunteers brought
Presbyterian from a tiny tuberculosis sanatorium to a statewide
healthcare system, serving more than 700,000 New Mexicans.
We are part of New Mexico's history - and committed to its future.
That is why we will continue to work just as hard and care just as
deeply to serve New Mexico for years to come.
About New Mexico
New Mexico's unique blend of Spanish, Mexican and Native American
influences contribute to a culturally rich lifestyle. Add in
Albuquerque's International Balloon Fiesta, Los Alamos' nuclear
scientists, Roswell's visitors from outer space, and Santa Fe's
artists, and you get an eclectic mix of people, places and
experiences that make this state great.
Cities in New Mexico are continually ranked among the nation's best
places to work and live by Forbes magazine, Kiplinger's Personal
Finance, and other corporate and government relocation managers
like Worldwide ERC.
New Mexico offers endless recreational opportunities to explore,
and enjoy an active lifestyle. Venture off the beaten path,
challenge your body in the elements, or open yourself up to the
expansive sky. From hiking, golfing and biking to skiing,
snowboarding and boating, it's all available among our beautiful
wonders of the west.
AA/EOE/VET/DISABLED. PHS is a drug-free and tobacco-free employer
with smoke free campuses.
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