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  • Respiratory Care Practitioner I

    Job ID
    2018-51410
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Department
    Respiratory Therapy
    Hours / Pay Period
    72
    Facility
    Marian Regional Medical Center
    Shift
    Night
    Location
    SANTA MARIA
    State/Province
    CA
    Standard Hours
    1800-0630
  • Overview

    Marian Regional Medical Center, located in Santa Maria, CA, is nationally ranked among the top 10% in the nation for safety core measures in Cardiac Services and has the only comprehensive Cancer treatment and resource program from Los Angeles to San Francisco. In April 2012, Marian opened its doors to a brand new state-of-the-art facility which houses the latest technology to support excellent physicians and caregivers who deliver compassionate care each and every day. Marian's new hospital includes 191 beds, expanded and enhanced Emergency Department, Critical Care Unit, NICU and women's services.

     

    Marian is a Dignity Health member of the Central Coast, which also includes Arroyo Grande Community Hospital in Arroyo Grande, CA and French Hospital Medical Center in San Luis Obispo, CA. Dignity Health of the Central Coast is recognized for the highest quality hospitals, physicians from the top medical schools in the country, primary care offices to ensure access for all patients, premier ambulatory surgery centers, technologically advanced imaging centers, outpatient services and a comprehensive home health service; all recognized for quality, safety and service. Each hospital is supported by an active philanthropic Foundation to provide additional funding to support new programs and services, as well as to advance the community's access to health care.

    Responsibilities

    About This Position:

    Respiratory Care Practitioners have knowledge of pharmacy, anatomy, and physiology and make judgments in consultation with a physician and other members of the health care team with regard to the respiratory care that patients receive. Provides respiratory care to patients of all ages. Demonstrates proficient technical skills in the performance of respiratory therapies. Demonstrates a working knowledge of current trends in respiratory therapies; specialty technical standards, equipment supplies; safety principles and practices. Demonstrates ability to communicate effectively in writing and orally. Establishes effective working relationships with other departments, medical staff, and co-workers. Meets MMC standard physical requirements for staff involved in direct patient care.

     

    Selection Criteria:

    Current California License as a Respiratory Care Practitioner. A minimum of one-year experience in respiratory therapies preferred. Individuals with less than one-year experience will be considered on an individual basis. Current California License as a Respiratory Care Practitioner. Current CPR Certification is required. Current California License as a Respiratory Care Practitioner. Current CPR Certification is required.

    Qualifications

    Current California License as a Respiratory Care Practitioner. A minimum of one-year experience in respiratory therapies preferred. Individuals with less than one-year experience will be considered on an individual basis. Current California License as a Respiratory Care Practitioner. Current CPR, PALS, ACLS, NRP certification is required.

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