RN - RESPIRATORY THERAPY - FT

  • Lakes Regional Healthcare
  • Spirit Lake, IA
  • Jul 09, 2020
Counseling Nursing Therapy

Job Description

Lakes Regional Healthcare is a growing and dynamic healthcare facility located in Spirit Lake, Iowa.  The hospital provides inpatient services that include acute & critical care, Obstetrics care, outpatient surgery services, imaging/radiology services, emergency & laboratory services, visiting physician clinics and primary care clinics.  The hospital is located in the heart of the Iowa Great Lakes.  In addition to being part of a growing and vibrant community, the area provides access to wonderful lakes, parks, schools and walking/biking trails.  www.vacationokoboji.com   SUMMARY:   This RN professional will join a Respiratory Therapy Team that consists of Registered Respiratory Therapists, RNs and Critical Care Paramedics.  Position includes an opportunity to work in fast paced Inpatient and Outpatient Respiratory Therapy and Pulmonary Rehab Departments.  The inpatients and outpatients span the entire age spectrum working with a variety of age groups from newborn to geriatric populations.  Candidate will show genuine commitment to compassionate care of patients at Lakes Regional Healthcare and demonstrate effective working relationships with hospital staff, physicians, the public and outside agencies, through the use of effective interpersonal skills.  Performs daily floor therapies and responds to all codes.  Assists in the performance of daily clerical, clinical and diagnostic duties associated with Respiratory Care including scheduling and performing Respiratory Care procedures as ordered by the Medical Staff.  Consults with and keeps Respiratory Care Supervisor informed of the department's activities with regard to patient care.   EDUCATION &/or EXPERIENCE:   Minimum Associate degree in nursing or above.  CEU or other Respiratory Therapy associated courses or willingness to attend as assigned.  Six months RN experience required.  Two years general Medical/Surgical hospital experience or other health related experience preferred.    CERTIFICATION, LICENSURE, and/or REGISTRATIONS:   Current Iowa RN license.  Certifications in BLS, ACLS, PALS, NRP, and Adult/Child Abuse Mandatory Reporting or completion in accordance with Education Policy.

Schedule

6:30AM-3:00PM / 8:00AM-4:30PM / Rtg wkday, wknd & hldy call

Employment Type

Full Time