HendersonRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Henderson jobs

Advanced Respiratory Care Practitioner

Company: University Medical Center
Location: Henderson
Posted on: November 18, 2020

Job Description:

Position Summary EMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.25% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY GENEROUS BENEFITS PACKAGE THIS POSITION MAY CLOSE WITHOUT NOTICE ONCE A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF QUALIFIED APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED. THIS JOB ANNOUNCEMENT IS FOR FULL-TIME AND PER DIEM OPENING. Provides respiratory therapy modalities per protocol and those ordered by physicians to improve the cardiopulmonary conditions of patients from neonatal to geriatric ages. Duties include assessment, administration and evaluation of respiratory care treatments, coordinating with physicians on treatment care plans, performing intubations, airway management and provision of life support intra-hospital and inter-hospital transportation to critical patients may include both adult and pediatric patients. Job Requirement Education/Experience: Equivalent to graduation from high school and successful completion of an approved school of Respiratory Therapy. The ARCP will be able to complete primary job duties in either PICU or NICU, AND will be able to at least complete job duties as a secondary in the other unit at the time of hire or within 90 days from the hire into this classification. Licensing/Certification Requirements: Credentialed by the NBRC as a Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) with 5 years of NICU/PICU primary experience OR a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with NICU/PICU primary experience at time of hire. Current licensure by the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners as a Respiratory Care Practitioner. Basic Life Support (BLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)Certificate From the American Heart Association (AHA). State of Nevada Blood Gas Technologist or Blood Gas General Laboratory Supervisor license at time of hire or within 90 days from date of hire into classification. NRP (AHA) required within 90 days of hire. Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Two (2) years primary NICU and PICU experience & RRT credential. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of: Anatomy and physiology; blood gases; advanced respiratory and cardiology principles; dynamics of aerosol and IPPB therapy; respiratory care modalities for adults, pediatrics and neonatal patients when trained and competent; respiratory drug pharmacology; respiratory care equipment in use at facility; pulmonary rehabilitation techniques; patient acuity assessment methods; Hospital standards of care; department and hospital emergency response policies and practices; patient rights; age specific patient care practices; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials. Skill in: Using mechanical ventilators; performing arterial blood gas sampling and analysis; applying cardiopulmonary resuscitation; surfactant replacement therapy administration; using computers for data entry and reporting; maintaining airway adjustments; transporting critical patients; maintaining ventilation equipment; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties. Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: Mobility to work in a typical clinical environment and use standard equipment, stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time, vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently to move objects, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification. MPUMCLV University Medical Center of Southern Nevada offers a benefits package that leads the market and includes: Employer Paid Pension Plan totaling 29.25% of your annual salary Vestment in the pension plan after 5 years of qualifying employment Consolidated Annual Leave (CAL) - CAL is used for personal leave, holidays (eleven scheduled holidays per year), doctor appointments, vacation, and sick days up to 16 consecutive scheduled work hours (short term sick leave), etc. Eligible employees shall accrue CAL at the following rates. Part-time accrual is based on the number of paid benefit hours. Length of Service Rate of Accrual per 80 hours worked Days per year (based on 8-hour day) 0 – 12 months 0-90 days > 3.077 hours Upon completion of the 90th day of employment, the employee's CAL bank will be credited with an additional 12 hours. 91 days – 12 months > 5.2769 hours Upon completion of the twelfth month of employment the employee's CAL bank will be credited with an additional 80 hours. 27 days 13 months – 48 months 8.3077 hours 27 days Credit Union Eligibility 457 Deferred Compensation Plan Comprehensive Group Health Insurance Plan Nevada has no State Income Tax No Social Security Deduction UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER OF SOUTHERN NEVADA IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/ EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER 01 This job announcement is for full-time and per diem vacancies. Please note that Per Diem is a non-benefited, on-call as needed basis position. Per Diem (PD) employee work assignments add to or substitute for staff on a pre-scheduled basis or as needed on a day-to-day basis, as determined by UMC. Yes, I understand and will follow the instruction when completing my application. 02 Please select the type of position(s) you want to be considered? Full-time Per Diem (on call) Part-time Full-time and Per Diem (on call) 03 Do you possess High School Diploma/GED and have successfully completed an approved school of Respiratory Therapy? Yes No 04 (ARCP-Req-lic) Which of the following license(s)and/or certificate(s) do you possess? SELECT AS MANY AS APPLIES. In order to qualify, you must document the license details in your application. Current NV Respiratory Care Practitioner License NBRC Registered Respiratory Care Practitioner (RRT) NBRC Certified Respiratory Care Practitioner (CRT) BLS from American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) from American Heart Association NV Blood Gas Technologist or General Laboratory Supervisor license NRP from American Heart Association None of the Above 05 (ARCP-Req) Which of the following best describes your qualifications in respiratory care? Credentialed by the NBRC as a Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) with 5 years of NICU/PICU primary experience Credentialed by the NBRC as a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with NICU/PICU primary experience at time of hire Not Applicable 06 Are you a current UMC employee? Yes No 07 How many years of NICU and/or PICU respiratory care experience? No experience 0 to less than 2 years 2 years to less than 5 years More than 5 years 08 (All-Req) I understand that my answers to the Supplemental Questions alone will not qualify me for the position. I must back them up by stating clearly those qualifications relevant to experience, education level, and certifications when completing the application in order to be qualified. Yes, I understand and will include those qualifications relevant to experience, education level, and certifications when completing the application. Required Question

Keywords: University Medical Center, Henderson , Advanced Respiratory Care Practitioner, Other , Henderson, Nevada

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


Warehouse Associate ($250 Bonus!)
Description: Come work in an exciting, busy third party logistics warehouse with growth opportunities Mouth swab drug screening required upon first shift Start working great jobs through Bluecrew to earn even more (more...)
Company: BlueCrew
Location: Chino
Posted on: 11/26/2020

(JobLocation.city) Mail Center
Description: The United States Postal Service is Now Hiring - LABORER CUSTODIAN br Average Annual Salary is 34,160 - 54,122 paid bi-weekly br GENERAL DUTIES
Company: Bullhead City Mail Center
Location: Bullhead City
Posted on: 11/26/2020

General Labor, make $112+ every shift, paid weekly!
Description: br Be a part of a growing team and get paid on a weekly basis You can set your own schedule and only work the shifts that best fit your lifestyle. br Hourly Rate:-- 14.00 br Key Job Requirements (more...)
Company: Instawork
Location: Chino
Posted on: 11/26/2020


Material Handler - Hiring Now! ($250 Bonus!)
Description: We are looking for capable Material Handlers to support our company's warehouse operations. You will receive, input, sort, load and unload
Company: BlueCrew
Location: Chino
Posted on: 11/26/2020

Forklift Operator - Hiring Immediately ($250 Bonus!)
Description: 500 Sign-On Bonus Requirements: ul li Food industry forklift operating experience preferred li Applicant must know how to operate a sit-down ForkliftDuties:
Company: BlueCrew
Location: Chino
Posted on: 11/26/2020

Laundry Service Helper ($250 Bonus!)
Description: 500 Sign-On Bonus The Laundry Service Helper serves as a member of the front line production team. Responsible for various tasks that support the production of the high capacity commercial laundry plant (more...)
Company: BlueCrew
Location: Chino
Posted on: 11/26/2020

Travel Nurse RN - OR - Operating Room - $2,757 per week
Description: American Mobile Healthcare is seeking a travel nurse RN OR - Operating Room for a travel nursing job in Bullhead City, Arizona. Job Description amp Requirements Specialty: OR - Operating Room Discipline: (more...)
Company: American Mobile Healthcare
Location: Bullhead City
Posted on: 11/26/2020

Police/Criminal Transcription (work from home)
Description: Net Transcripts is looking for many vendors / independent contractors who have experience transcribing audio content of criminal investigations, court proceedings, law enforcement interviews, jail calls, (more...)
Company: Net Transcripts
Location: Bullhead City
Posted on: 11/26/2020

Pallet Wrapper - Hiring Immediately! ($250 Bonus!)
Description: 500 Sign-On Bonus We re hiring hard-working pallet wrappers to be a part of a great team at a large logistics company Start working great jobs through Bluecrew to earn even more cash New Crew Members (more...)
Company: BlueCrew
Location: Chino
Posted on: 11/26/2020

Material Handler ($250 Bonus!)
Description: 500 Sign-On Bonus We are looking for capable Material Handlers to support our company's warehouse operations. You will receive, input, sort, load and unload products and you will perform other various (more...)
Company: BlueCrew
Location: Chino
Posted on: 11/26/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Nevada jobs by following @recnetNV on Twitter!

Henderson RSS job feeds