Company: St. Mark's Hospital
Location: Salt Lake City
Posted on: November 22, 2021
DescriptionIntroductionDo you have the PRN career opportunities
as a(an) Respiratory Therapist you want with your current employer?
We have an exciting opportunity for you to join St. Mark's Hospital
which is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare
services, HCA Healthcare.BenefitsWe are committed to providing our
employees with the support they need. At St. Mark's Hospital, we
offer an array of benefits for PRN colleagues. Some of our unique
benefits we offer include:
- Medical Benefits designed to meet the requirements of the
Affordable Care Act
- Wellbeing Resources
- 401K (100% annual match - 3% to 9% of pay based on years of
- Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
- HCA Healthcare Hope Fund
- Disaster Relief SupportLearn more about Employee BenefitsOur
teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you want to
work as a(an) Respiratory Therapist where your passion for creating
positive patient interactions are valued? If you are dedicated to
caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next
opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!Job Summary and
QualificationsAs a Registered Respiratory Therapist you will be
will be joining a team that is dedicated to serving others in need
and also supporting one another. In this important role:
- You will assess patients and recommend care plans and treatment
- You will implement and maintain BiPAP/CPAP, pressure
control/high frequency jet ventilation, and mechanical ventilation
for patients as directed.
- You will maintain patient airways by suctioning, positioning,
securing endotracheal and tracheostomy tubes, changing tracheostomy
tubes, and intubating in designated circumstances.
- You will obtain blood from arterial and pulmonary artery
catheters and by arteriotomy.
- You will provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency
care to unstable patients when needed.
- You will provide education to students, new therapists, and
other personnel as appropriate.
- You will give excellent care to our neonate, infant, pediatric,
adult, and geriatric patients.What qualifications you will need:
- Graduate of Respiratory Care program accredited by the
Committee on Accreditation of Respiratory Care Education
- Maintain 10 hours of continuing education per year.
- Current Utah Respiratory Care Practitioner license.
- RRT through the NBRC within 6 months of hire.
- American Red Cross or American Heart Association Basic Life
Support Course (BLS or BCLS) certification within 7 days of
- American Red Cross or American Heart Association Advanced Life
Support Course (ALS or ACLS) and Certification within 90 days of
hire and NRP if core NICU.
- American Red Cross or American Heart Association Pediatric
Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course and Certification within 90
days of hire.
- Critical Care experience preferred. ACLS/NRP for adult/neonatal
clinicians respectively within 90 days of hire.For 150 years, St.
Mark's Hospital has provided a full-spectrum of healthcare services
to Salt Lake City and its surrounding communities. As Utah's first
hospital, St. Mark's team members uphold a rich tradition of
patient-centered, top-quality care at our 308 plus bed hospital. St
Mark's drives the development of some of the regions finest
clinical service areas such as neurosciences, trauma, orthopaedics,
cardiac care and robotic surgery. St. Mark's was named to the
Fortune/IBM Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals - list. This is the
eighth time this hospital has been recognized with this honor as
one of the top performing Teaching Hospitals in the U.S.St. Mark's
has expanded emergency access to the communities we serve with two
free standing emergency centers, Taylorsville Emergency Center and
West Valley Emergency Center. Both locations have 10 plus patient
rooms are staffed 24/7 by experienced board-certified emergency
room physicians, nurses and support teams from St. Mark's Hospital.
In addition to ER care, both facilities give comprehensive imaging
services, including computerized tomography (CT scan), X-ray, and
ultrasound as well as a fully-equipped medical laboratory.Nestled
at the foot of the Wasatch Mountains, St. Mark's sits in a
picturesque and ideal location. From our hospital doors it's a
quick commute to Salt Lake's urban and cultural benefits, and a
short drive to outdoor adventures and Utah's glorious national
parks.HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical
Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a decade. In recent
years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for
the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other
uncompensated expenses.HCA Healthcare has been named one of the
World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a
decade. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7
billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured
discounts, and other uncompensated expenses."Bricks and mortar do
not make a hospital. People do."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.HCA
Healthcare Co-FounderIf you are looking for an opportunity that
provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to
apply for our Respiratory Therapist opening. We review all
applications. Qualified candidates will be contacted for
interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!We are an
equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We
do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national
origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran
status, or disability status
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