Respiratory Care Unit

Cookeville Regional Medical Center

RRT/CRT Apply
PRN
Varied
Description:

RRT

This position is responsible for providing professional respiratory care through assessment, clinical judgement, treatment and instruction to any population group in need.  The position is also responsible for providing certain cardiac and diagnostic procedures that will assist in providing quality care to the patient.  

 

 

1.  EDUCATION: Holds a current national credential for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) through the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC).  Holds a current Tennessee Registered Respiratory Therapist license.  Holds a current BLS card.  ACLS, PALS and NRP are desired, but not required for initial hire.

2.  EXPERIENCE: Hospital experience with medical/surgical and critical care patients preferred.

3.  SKILLS: See Respiratory Care competency skills list.  Additional skills in ECG and other diagnostic procedures will be verified upon completion of departmental orientation.

 

 CRT

This position is responsible for providing professional respiratory care through assessment, treatment and instruction to any population group in need.  The position is also responsible for providing certain cardiac and diagnostic procedures that will assist in providing quality care to the patient.

 

1.  EDUCATION: Holds a current national credential for Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) through the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC).  Holds a current Tennessee Certified Respiratory Therapist license.  Must hold a current BLS card.   ACLS, PALS and NRP are desired, but not required. 

 

2.  EXPERIENCE: Hospital experience with medical/surgical and critical care patients preferred.

 

3.  SKILLS: See Respiratory Care competency skills list.  Additional skills in ECG and other diagnostic procedures will be verified upon completion of departmental orientation

EKG Tech Apply
PRN
Varied
Description:

This position is responsible for greeting clients in a polite professional manner, answering the phone and VOCERA in a pleasant and professional manner, processing paperwork and properly performing EKGs.  Plus other duties as assigned by the director of supervisor.  

  1. EDUCATION: EKG Certification is desired but not required.  High school diploma or equivalent is required. BLS, Intermediate Arrthymia, and 12 LEAD EKG class is required, ACLS is desired.

 

  1. EXPERIENCE:  Pleasant personality and ability to work independently.  Knowledge of EKG

 

  1. SKILLS:  Problem resolution, continuous quality improvement, quality assurance and data result documentation.  Proficiency in verbal communication crucial to this discipline.

 

RRT/CRT Apply
FT
7a-7p & 7p-7a, Varied
Description:

RRT

This position is responsible for providing professional respiratory care through assessment, clinical judgement, treatment and instruction to any population group in need.  The position is also responsible for providing certain cardiac and diagnostic procedures that will assist in providing quality care to the patient.  

 

 

1.  EDUCATION: Holds a current national credential for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) through the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC).  Holds a current Tennessee Registered Respiratory Therapist license.  Holds a current BLS card.  ACLS, PALS and NRP are desired, but not required for initial hire.

2.  EXPERIENCE: Hospital experience with medical/surgical and critical care patients preferred.

3.  SKILLS: See Respiratory Care competency skills list.  Additional skills in ECG and other diagnostic procedures will be verified upon completion of departmental orientation.

 

 CRT

This position is responsible for providing professional respiratory care through assessment, treatment and instruction to any population group in need.  The position is also responsible for providing certain cardiac and diagnostic procedures that will assist in providing quality care to the patient.

 

1.  EDUCATION: Holds a current national credential for Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) through the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC).  Holds a current Tennessee Certified Respiratory Therapist license.  Must hold a current BLS card.   ACLS, PALS and NRP are desired, but not required. 

 

2.  EXPERIENCE: Hospital experience with medical/surgical and critical care patients preferred.

 

3.  SKILLS: See Respiratory Care competency skills list.  Additional skills in ECG and other diagnostic procedures will be verified upon completion of departmental orientation.