30+ days ago
Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital (located at AZ-51 and Thomas Road in Phoenix) has provided acute cardiovascular care since 1998 and been recognized as the area’s leading hospital for the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease. Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital has received several awards including recognition as one of Truven Top 50 hospitals for Heart Care and it ranked in the top 5 out of Tenet’s 80 hospitals for quality and growth.
We are seeking exceptional Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) to join our team at Arizona Heart Hospital!
Provides respiratory therapy to patients as ordered by physicians.
Works on cases that are more complex.
Trains and Mentors staff.
Performs all types of Respiratory Care including diagnostic testing, treadmills, complete PFTs, ABG machine maintenance, hemodynamics, special procedures and ENGs.
Performs procedures required in the specialty areas, i.e. ICU, PACU, etc.
Performs assessment and treatment of the newborn,pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patient.
Ability to precept students, and orientees.
Must have understanding of the general principles of asepsis and infection control practices, including isolation.
Knowledge of volume ventilators and understanding of patient hemodynamics.
Excellent customer service skills.
Computer skills preferred.
In return for your talents we offer a host of exceptional benefits:
*Specialty Certification Differential and Shift differentials
*Education Assistance up to $5250.00 annually
*401(K) with company match and Employee Stock Purchase Program
*Competitive Market Hourly Rates??
*Outstanding Benefits package
*Onsite Employee Medical Clinic
Completion of formal two year respiratory education program which meets requirements for certification (CRT) and registration (RRT).
Two years in Respiratory.
Acute care, NICU, ICU, hemodynamic, PFT, and cardiology experience preferred.
Ability to precept and train staff, students, and orientees.
Able to actively take a leadership role to meet the needs of the department.
Licensed Registered Respiratory Therapist in the State of Arizona and CPR.
As required by facility: ACLS, PALS and NRP required within 12 months of employment.
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant’s or employee’s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.