Job Description

Location: Sebastian River Medical Center
Posted Date: 4/22/2024
Job Type: Per Diem
Department: 3200.53500 Respiratory Therapy

About Steward Health Care
Over a decade ago, Steward Health Care System emerged as a different kind of health care company designed to usher in a new era of wellness. One that provides our patients better, more proactive care at a sustainable cost, our providers unrivaled coordination of care, and our communities greater prosperity and stability.
As the country's largest physician-led, minority-owned, integrated health care system, our doctors can be certain that we share their interests and those of their patients. Together we are on a mission to revolutionize the way health care is delivered - creating healthier lives, thriving communities and a better world.
Steward is among the nation’s largest and most successful accountable care organizations (ACO), with more than 5,500 providers and 43,000 health care professionals who care for 12.3 million patients a year through a closely integrated network of hospitals, multispecialty medical groups, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities and behavioral health centers.
Based in Dallas, Steward currently operates more than 30 community hospitals across Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas.

Position Summary:
Provides total respiratory care for patients with varying degrees of respiratory deficiencies, including diagnostic testing and therapeutic procedures. The Critical Care Intensivist has overall authority and delegated responsibility for operation of the respiratory service, to include competencies and evaluations.

About Steward Health Care
Over a decade ago, Steward Health Care System emerged as a different kind of health care company designed to usher in a new era of wellness. One that provides our patients better, more proactive care at a sustainable cost, our providers unrivaled coordination of care, and our communities greater prosperity and stability.
As the country's largest physician-led, minority-owned, integrated health care system, our doctors can be certain that we share their interests and those of their patients. Together we are on a mission to revolutionize the way health care is delivered - creating healthier lives, thriving communities and a better world.
Steward is among the nation’s largest and most successful accountable care organizations (ACO), with more than 5,500 providers and 43,000 health care professionals who care for 12.3 million patients a year through a closely integrated network of hospitals, multispecialty medical groups, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities and behavioral health centers.
Based in Dallas, Steward currently operates more than 30 community hospitals across Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas.

Position Summary:
Provides total respiratory care for patients with varying degrees of respiratory deficiencies, including diagnostic testing and therapeutic procedures. The Critical Care Intensivist has overall authority and delegated responsibility for operation of the respiratory service, to include competencies and evaluations.

Licensure/Certification/Education (Required):
List any license, certification or education required for this job (e.g. driver's license, RN License, HHA Certification, Master's Degree, etc.)
  1. Current/Active Florida Certified Respiratory Therapist License (TT)
  2. Education 3: Technical School/2 Years College/Associates Degree
  3. American Red Cross OR American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  4. American Red Cross OR American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  5. American Red Cross OR American Heart Association Basic Life Support CPR (BLS)
Licensure/Certification/Education (Preferred):
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  1. Current/Active Florida Registered Respiratory Therapist (RT)
  2. American Red Cross OR American Heart Association Neonatal Resuscitation Program(NRP)
Specialized Skills (Required):
List the minimum specific knowledge and skills necessary to perform this job (e.g., homecare exp., med/surg exp., basic accounting principles/practices, spreadsheets, word processing, etc.)
  1. Graduate of approved Respiratory Care Program
  2. Basic computer skills
Specialized Skills (Preferred):
List any preferred knowledge and skills necessary to perform this job.
  1. Intubation and arterial line placement experience

Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.

Steward Health Care is proud to be a minority, physician owned organization. Diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging are at the foundation of the care we provide, the community services we support and all our employment practices. We do not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, and or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.

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