Travel Registered Respiratory Therapist - Enterprise Float - FT
Company: Sanford Health
Posted on: November 19, 2021
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Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing
not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to
offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly
50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work
of health and healing across our broad footprint.
Facility: Remote ND (Central Time)
Location: City - Remote ND, ND
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40. 00
Ready for a change? Sanford Health is looking for compassionate,
responsible, and adaptable Travel Respiratory Therapists to join
our growing Travel Team! This position comes with a premium
compensation package starting at $42.50/hr, guaranteed full-time
hours, a comprehensive benefits package, and PTO. In addition, we
cover all costs associated with travel, lodging, and food. We offer
13 week assignments within Sanford s major markets Sioux Falls,
Fargo, Bismarck, and Bemidji - as well as surrounding network
facilities. The Respiratory Therapist is expected to travel 100% of
the time on the job and must be willing and able to work in COVID
positive environments across Sanford s footprint.
The scope of work for a respiratory therapist includes assessment,
therapeutic intervention and education for patients with
cardiopulmonary disorders and/or sleep disorders or associated
complications. Respiratory therapists assess individuals to
prevent, detect, monitor and manage disease and complications.
Respiratory therapists provide therapeutic interventions to
directly impact cardiopulmonary health as well as overall health
status according to established goals and interdisciplinary care
plans. Respiratory therapists provide education to promote
preventative care, self-management, enhanced cardiopulmonary health
and quality of life. May provide education and data management
relative to sleep-disordered breathing. Performs regular
assessments of patients and the equipment they are using in order
to adjust therapy. Collect and/or analyzes patients' blood and
other specimens to determine levels of oxygen, carbon dioxide and
other gases. Measures the patient's lung capacity to determine if
there are any impairments. Offers diagnosis results and treatment
suggestions based on the analysis of the patient.
A degree in Respiratory Care from an accredited respiratory care
program is required; minimum associate degree or equivalent as
defined by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC).
Respiratory Therapists must have a thorough knowledge and
understanding of all procedures, indications, contraindications and
hazards involved in respiratory care, as well as knowledge of
equipment utilized in their department. Demonstrates the ability
and knowledge required to utilize computers for patient
documentation and data gathering for quality care. Must complete
orientations, competency validations, and other in-servicing as
required by the department and hospital.
Must have current Respiratory Therapy licensure in state(s) of
practice and/or possess multi-state licensure privileges as
required by position.
Must have Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) credentials as
attained through the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) and
maintain active status according to NBRC credentialing
Certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) is required. Must obtain
site-specific specialty credential(s) such as Neonatal
Resuscitation Program (NRP), Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support
(ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), etc.
Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying
full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a
variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance,
vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan,
work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review
your benefit eligibility, visit https://sanfordhealth.jobs/benefits
Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an
individual with a disability and would like to request an
accommodation for help with your online application, please call
1-877-673-0854 or send an email to email@example.com .
Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer
will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening
as a condition of employment.
Job Function: Allied Health
Req Number: R-80540
Keywords: Sanford Health, Bismarck , Travel Registered Respiratory Therapist - Enterprise Float - FT, Healthcare , Bismarck, North Dakota
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