Respiratory Therapist Traveler - Days
Posted on: January 17, 2023
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LOCAL Traveler contracts for those who reside within 75 miles
NEW WAGE INCREASE! $45.00/hour! + travel package/stipend.
Respiratory Therapy - Metro Denver
Inpatient Respiratory Therapy
13 week assignments available now - extensions options
- Graduate of an accredited Respiratory Therapy program
- Registered as a Respiratory Therapist (RRT) by the National
Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC).
- CO State licensure as required by law.
- BLS, ACLS, NRP
- BLS and ACLS through the American Heart Association or the
American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card
in-hand before start date. All life support certification cards
must be issued by either the American Heart Association or the
American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red
Cross for the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all
renewals will need to be through an American Heart Association
- Reviews patient history, physician's orders and does
- Delivers and assesses response to ordered therapy per plan of
care. Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition as
- Evaluates respiratory care policies and procedures based on
patient outcomes, current research, and best practices. Responds to
codes and calls for emergent assistance.
- Assesses patient condition and delivers appropriate treatment
utilizing appropriate protocols.
- Educates the patient and family about the patient's illness and
provides information about community resource
- Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills,
decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
Must be able to work in a fast paced environment, and take
appropriate action. Follows Standard Precautions using personal
protective equipment as required.
Due to Point of Care Testing duties associated with this position,
upon hire, a copy of highest level of education (diploma, degree,
or transcripts) would be required to present to the hiring manager.
If this is available to you at this time, please attach it with
your resume in one document.
As a UCHealth Traveler, you will enjoy living and working in one of
the most naturally beautiful states in the country. Spectacular
wide open landscapes, incredible blue skies, clear mountain streams
and, of course, the majestic Rocky Mountains. To be considered as a
UCHealth Traveler you must NOT be a current employee. Our UCHealth
Travelers also reap the rewards and benefits of travel nursing.
Going beyond quality requires the perfect balance of talent,
integrity, drive and intellectual curiosity. We are looking for
individuals who recognize, like us, that the world of medicine is
ever-changing and are motivated to do what is right, not what is
easy. We support creativity and curiosity so that each of us can
find the extraordinary qualities within ourselves. At UCHealth,
we'll do everything in our power to make sure you grow and have a
meaningful career. There's no limits to your potential here.
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disability" as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act
and will make reasonable accommodations, when they do not impose an
undue hardship on the organization.
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