RESPIRATORY THERAPIST - Respiratory Therapy - Full Time - Night in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Date Posted: 2/5/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

In collaboration with other caregivers, assesses, plans, implements and evaluates actions for respiratory care. Performs all technical diagnostic and therapeutic procedures related to respiratory care. Performs other core responsibilities necessary to maintain the flow of patient care and comfort inthe unit. Responds to critical situations. Utilizes computer systems in perfoming position duties. Adheres to Hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Participates in Quality Control, preventative maintenance and performance improvement activities.

Job Requirements

Experience/Specialized Skills: Prefer 1 or more years acute care experience. Excellent interpersonal skills. Enjoys working with the public. Must be able to speak, read, and follow instructions in English. Technically competent in the department skills inventory. Computer literate.

Required Certification/Registration: Current California RCP license required. Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS certification.

Required Education/Course(s)/Training: Graduate of one or two year AMA School of Respiratory Care preferred.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.