Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital in Nassawadox, Virginia located on the Eastern Shore in Virginia is seeking a labor pool Respiratory Therapist. Shore Memorial is a 143-bed facility with an amazing range of care, from our Skilled Nursing Facility, to our Intensive Care and Emergency departments and more.
JOB SUMMARY: The Respiratory Care Practitioner utilizes current evidenced based Respiratory Care Practice to care for each patient based on the physiological, psychosocial and cultural diversity. Responsible for assuring safe practices as referenced in the National Patient Safety Goals, and supports best practices as recommended by the American Association of Respiratory Care.
LICENSURE: Licensed by the state of Virginia as a Respiratory Care Practitioner. BLS Certification required. ACLS required within 90 days of employment. PALS preferred
EDUCATION: Associates/Bachelors Degree in Respiratory Care required
EXPERIENCE: Previous respiratory care experience of one year preferred.
HOURS: 7a - 7p, 7p - 7a