Licensed Respiratory Therapist Days $10,000 Bonus
Company: Cornerstone Healthcare Group
Location: Round Rock
Posted on: January 10, 2022
$10.000 Sign on Bonus
Cornerstone Healthcare Group, based in Dallas, Texas, was founded
in 1990 and provides excellent healthcare services to our patients,
residents and their families.
Our employees make a difference, join us so you can too! We pride
ourselves on our quality of care, responsive service, and
commitment to excellence. We treat each employee, patient and
resident like we would a member of our own family, and measure our
success by the direct impact we have on improving the quality of
life for our employees, patients and residents.
The Licensed Respiratory Therapist , also known as Respiratory Care
Practitioners, evaluates, treats and cares for patients with
breathing or other cardiopulmonary disorders. -Their primary
responsibility is for all respiratory care therapeutic treatments
and diagnostic procedures under the direction of the Licensed
Independent Practitioner. -Patient population served will range
from 18 years to geriatric who are experiencing medically complex
conditions and general cardiopulmonary conditions with
rehabilitation needs. -Active involvement with the primary
physician and interdisciplinary team in developing the patient's
plan of care; assesses their respiratory disorders to improve their
optimal functional level of independence and establishes and
administers a treatment program with specific goals determined
according to the patient's capacity and tolerance.
The - Licensed Respiratory Therapist (RRT/CRT) :
Evaluates, treats and cares for patients with breathing or other
Active involvement with the primary physician and interdisciplinary
team in developing the patients plan of care;
Assesses their respiratory disorders to improve their optimal
functional level of independence
Establishes and administers a treatment program with specific goals
determined according to the patients capacity and tolerance.
Conduct physician-prescribed treatments of a routine nature.
Perform chest physical therapy treatments which involve percussion,
postural drainage or suctioning; perform airway management
including trach tube changes, Passy-Muir Valve monitoring, and
intubation or extubating; set up, operate and monitor
Record patient treatment, education and response to care.
Submit accurate billing and documentation in accordance with RT
protocol, -company policy and state/federal regulations.
Conduct in-servicing and competency testing of nursing staff.
Handle job responsibilities in accordance with the Company's Code
of Business Conduct, the Corporate Compliance Agreement,
appropriate professional standards and applicable state/federal
Perform additional duties as assigned.
Ability to project a professional image
Possess knowledge of functions of Cardiopulmonary department and
the quality standards requirements as outlined by CIHQ, the Joint
Commission, Department of Health for the State of employment and
Federal regulatory standards as outlined by Centers for Medicare
and Medicaid (CMS)
Knowledge and experience in the needs of patients ranging in age
from 18 to geriatric
Working knowledge and ability to apply professional standards of
practice in job situations
Strong organizational and analytical skills; excellent writing and
Working knowledge of personal computer and software applications
used in job functions (Word processing, graphics, databases,
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Documentation of education - high school diploma or GED
Associates degree in Respiratory Care from an accredited
Respiratory Care Education program required
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:
Must maintain current license in the state of employment
CRT, RRT or LRT licensure required (Licensed Respiratory Therapist
(LRT) is required for Louisiana)
Must maintain current Provider CPR and Advanced Cardiac Life
Support (ACLS) certification throughout employment
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