Therapist – Respiratory Therapist

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Title:  RRT Respiratory Therapist – Arlington, TX Schedule: Fulltime – Night shift   7:00pm – 7:00am with rotating weekends /   3-12hr Shifts Medical City Arlington is a 432-bed full-service hospital located in the heart of the growing South Arlington area. There are well over 1,000 full-time and part-time nurses, therapists, technicians and other healthcare personnel that make up our team. Medical City Arlington is proud to be a leader in Dallas/Fort Worth healthcare with nearly 700 highly skilled physicians who represent a wide variety of medical specialties. Are you looking for an employer with many different career options and a people-focused culture? You’ve come to the right place . Position Summary: Assess, plan, evaluate and provide quality respiratory care to patients in the hospital. Perform all aspects and treatment modalities as outlined by the National Board of Respiratory Care.   Operate blood gas analyzer, performing QC and daily maintenance; maintain QC and maintenance logs; analyze blood gas samples, and other duties as assigned by the Supervisor, Manager or Director. All areas of treatment for which they have been deemed and documented to be competent to perform patient care, including but not limited to ED, ICU, NICU, etc.   Licensure/ Certification/Registration: Registered by the National Board of Respiratory Care (RRT) and licensed to practice in the state of Texas as a Respiratory Care Practitioner   (RCP) . Current Healthcare Provider BLS, ACLS issued by the American Heart Association required.   Current NRP required.   Education:  Minimum Associates Degree from accredited respiratory therapy  program Experience: Minimum 1 year of current acute care hospital critical care experience Must be willing to work in both adult critical care and NICU. Will train NICU if not experienced. Will gain lots of experience due to the exposure of many different Traumas, treatment modalities, and Neonatal critical care.   Special Notes: What outside of the job description are you looking for in a candidate?   Consistent employment, manager is seeking candidate who will be committed long-term. High volume patient experience in a busy critical care environment.  Team player with a great attitude. Team culture of helping others is very strong.. Benefits: Student Loan Repayment Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs Paid Personal Leave 401k (100% annual match – 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service) Identity Theft Protection discounts Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options Adoption Assistance Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP) Selling Points:   – **Vibrant Dining Scene:** Explore diverse culinary options with numerous restaurants and cafes near Medical City Arlington, offering a range of cuisines to satisfy various tastes after a rewarding shift.   – **Recreational Parks:** Enjoy outdoor activities and relaxation at nearby parks like Richard Greene Linear Park, providing a peaceful retreat amidst nature for nurses to unwind and rejuvenate.   – **Cultural Attractions:** Immerse yourself in cultural experiences with proximity to attractions like Arlington Museum of Art and Theatre Arlington, offering a mix of visual arts and live performances.   – **Sports and Entertainment:** Catch thrilling sports events or concerts at the AT&T Stadium and Globe Life Field, providing nurses with exciting entertainment options.   – **Shopping Excursions:** Indulge in retail therapy at The Parks at Arlington, an expansive shopping mall offering a variety of stores and boutiques for a well-deserved shopping spree.   – **Community Events:** Engage in local community events and festivals that take place throughout the year, fostering a sense of belonging and connection within the Arlington community.   – **Fitness and Wellness Opportunities:** Stay active and prioritize well-being with access to fitness centers, yoga studios, and wellness facilities in the vicinity of Medical City Arlington.   – **Educational Opportunities:** Explore educational institutions and libraries in the area, fostering continuous learning and personal growth for nurses seeking intellectual stimulation.   – **Proximity to Arlington’s Entertainment District:** Experience the excitement of Arlington’s Entertainment District, home to major attractions like Six Flags Over Texas and Hurricane Harbor, offering nurses an adrenaline rush during their downtime.   – **Convenient Transportation:** Benefit from the accessibility of public transportation and easy highway access, facilitating stress-free commuting for nurses working at Medical City Arlington.