Registered Respiratory Therapist II
Baycare Health System, Inc
 Saint Petersburg, FL

The Registered Respiratory Therapist II is a clinical professional who utilizes the department's scope of services to access, plan, implement, and evaluate patient care as an integral member of the healthcare team. The Registered Respiratory Therapist II delivers Respiratory Care Services under the order of the physician and in accordance with protocols established by the hospital, other health care providers, or the board and functions in situations of unsupervised patient contact requiring individual judgment. Performs noninvasive and invasive procedures with minimal oversight. Preferred Certification includes NPR (Neonatal), required within 6 months if applicable. Required specific skills also includes Advanced Respiratory assessment and evaluation; Perform diagnostic testing; and Emergency care/Adult critical care.Certifications and LicensuresRequiredRRT (Respiratory Therapy)LicenseRequiredActive NBRC Credential for RRTRequiredCPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation)RequiredACLS (Cardiovascular)within 6 monthsPreferredPALS (Pediatric)PreferredReference summary for details

EducationRequiredTechnicalRespiratory TherapyPreferredAssociate'sRespiratory Therapy

ExperienceRequired6 monthsRespiratory

Specific SkillsRequiredClinical skills appropriate to positionRequiredComputer skills appropriate to positionRequiredCollaborate and work with a teamRequiredCritical thinking skills