Kansas City, Missouri

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SHIFT: PRN

SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem

Registered Respiratory Therapist - PRN


Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career in our Respiratory Therapy department. Submit your application today!


Our Respiratory Therapy teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. We have a passion for creating positive patient interactions. If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise! 


Benefits:

Our employees come first. We provide a total compensation package to make sure your needs are met. Choose the medical, dental and vision coverage packages that best suit you. Look after your loved ones while still getting paid with our Paid Family Leave. Plan for your future with our matching 401k or opt-in for several other benefits including family and medical flex spending accounts, life insurance, and identity theft protection.


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Come Grow With Us.

Your passion is caring. So is ours. Come grow your career with us—become a member of a collaborative team whose mission focuses on the care and improvement of human life.


Research Medical Center has served Kansas City and the surrounding area since 1886—and those years have allowed the 590-bed facility to put down meaningful roots in a community that depends on its acute and outpatient medical care services.


At the Kansas City research hospital and ER, our mission is to touch lives with hope, healing, comfort and care. Located in beautiful Kansas City, Missouri, our hospital system is comprised of three health clinics that embody the heart of the HCA Midwest Health system. Our additional two campuses include Research Medical Center Brookside Campus, 6601 Rockhill Rd, and Research Psychiatric Center, 2323 E 63rd St.

 

Each Research Medical Center facility is recognized as a healthcare leader in our region as a result of our skilled, compassionate and dedicated doctors and nurses. With over 700 doctors representing 29 medical specialties—including women's services offering obstetrics and fertility, an emergency room and trauma center, a stroke center, a walk-in clinic, and orthopedics—we ensure that our patients’ needs are always met and that their expectations are continually exceeded at our Kansas City health clinics.

 


 

Learn more about working with HCA Midwest, where above all else we are committed to the care and improvement of human life:

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Learn more about living in KC: 

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What you will do in this role:

  • Under the general supervision of the RT Supervisor or Team Leader, you will perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures ordered by a physician
  • Your duties will include medical gas administration, aerosol therapy, obtaining and analyzing blood specimens, performing patient testing, operating and maintaining various types of respiratory and cardiopulmonary equipment, providing mechanical ventilation, maintaining artificial airways, assisting with cardiopulmonary resuscitation, providing patient education, monitoring equipment and patient response to therapy 
  • Your additional responsibilities will include completing documentation of in-patient and departmental records, cleaning equipment, and maintaining safety and infection control practices.


Qualifications

What qualifications you will need:


Education:  

  • Graduate of an AMA accredited Respiratory Therapy program.

Knowledge/Professional Licensure/Registration/Certifications

  • Registered with the National Board for Respiratory Care as an Advanced Respiratory Care Practitioner
  • Licensed by the State of Missouri Division of Professional Registration
  • Current American Heart Association Basic Life Saving certification
  • Maintain certain clinical competencies required the Department appropriate to the level of service provided
  • Above average interpersonal skills and basic computer skills

Experience:  

  • One year of recent clinical experience preferred. 


Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) is a leading healthcare provider with over 31.2 million patient encounters a year at locations in 21 states including the UK. We care about our community! HCA has been continually named one of Ethisphere’s most ethical company’s in the world since 2010. In 2018, HCA spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses. 


If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our managers. Come unlock the possibilities and apply today!


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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Kansas City, Missouri

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