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Travel - Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Company: Med Travelers
Location: Allentown
Posted on: March 10, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description & RequirementsRegistered Respiratory Therapist - Pediatric - (RRT - Peds - Pedi)StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $1400.00 - 1600.00ONE position is open in adult critical care.
ONE position is open in the Children's Hospital.

Administers all forms of respiratory care, both critical and general therapy, and directs and manages the respiratory and pulmonary care for a designated group of patients. Provides respiratory assessment, support, treatment, and diagnostic tests as part of the healthcare team.

Education - Required:
Associate's Degree Graduate from an RRT program accredited by the commission of accreditation for Respiratory Care

Education - Preferred:
Bachelor's Degree Graduate from an RRT program accredited by the commission of accreditation for Respiratory Care

Experience - Required:
1 year Experience as a registered respiratory therapist.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities - Required:
Ability to provide respiratory therapy methodologies and techniques.
Ability to operate and trouble-shoot diagnostic equipment.

Licensure - Required:
Respiratory Care Practitioner - PA state license

Certifications - Required:
RESP REG - Respiratory Therapist, Registered NBRC RRT Credential within 1 Year
AHA BCLS - Basic Life Support
PALS: Pediatric Advanced Life Support Applicable only to Children's Hospital Respiratory Therapists - will be discussed at time of interview.
NRP - Neonatal Resuscitation Program Applicable only to Children's Hospital Respiratory Therapists - will be discussed at time of interview.

Certifications - Preferred:
AHA ACLS - Advanced Cardiac Life SupportRequired QualificationsONE position is open in adult critical care.ONE position is open in the Children's Hospital.****REQUIRED: COVID & FLU vaccination status MUST be provided at time candidate is submitted!****RRT certification, BLS and PALs. LVHN requires a full Hep B series (3 doses) and positive Hep B antibody documentation**Preferred QualificationsPALS, NRPFacility LocationAllentown offers a wide variety of entertainment. Catch a minor league hockey or baseball game, a concert at the brand new 10,000 seat concert venue, or dine at one of the exciting restaurants or bars. Spend some time outside at one of the many city parks or rose gardens and don't miss the beautiful Lehigh River. Weekends can be spent at the Allentown Farmer's Market or the art museum.
Hospitals Located Near Allentown:
--- Lehigh Valley Hospital
--- Sacred Heart HealthCare System
--- St. Luke's Allentown Hospital
--- Coordinated Health Allentown
--- Lehigh Valley Hospital MuhlenbergJob BenefitsAllied travel assignments are typically for 13 weeks and offer generous packages that include:



  • Competitive pay rates

  • Medical, Dental, Vision

  • 401(k) and Flex Spending

  • Life Insurance

  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage

  • Free Continuing Education

  • Free Private Housing

  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!
    About the CompanyMed Travelers, an AMN Healthcare company, is the leader in allied healthcare staffing. Our relationships with numerous healthcare facilities - including hospitals, home health agencies, school systems, and long-term care facilities - enable us to offer the most current temporary therapy positions and medical imaging jobs. And our traveler customer service is among the best in the industry. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. - We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.registered respiratory therapist, respiratory therapist, respiratory, RRT, respiratory care, allied health, allied, healthcare, health care, patient care, pediatric respiratory therapist, pedi respiratory therapist, pediatric RRT

    Requirements

    ONE position is open in adult critical care.
    ONE position is open in the Children's Hospital.
    ****REQUIRED: COVID & FLU vaccination status MUST be provided at time candidate is submitted!****RRT certification, BLS and PALs. LVHN requires a full Hep B series (3 doses) and positive Hep B antibody documentation**

    Benefits

    Allied travel assignments are typically for 13 weeks and offer generous packages that include:


    • Competitive pay rates

    • Medical, Dental, Vision

    • 401(k) and Flex Spending

    • Life Insurance

    • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage

    • Free Continuing Education

    • Free Private Housing

    • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!

Keywords: Med Travelers, Allentown , Travel - Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT), Healthcare , Allentown, Pennsylvania

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