HCA Holdings, Inc
Texas City, TX, United States
Mainland Medical Center–Texas City, TX
Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)
Founded in 1952, Mainland Medical Center has been part of Galveston County for more than 55 years. Originally a 90-bed hospital, we have grown to a 223 bed acute care facility offering quality, compassionate care with state-of-the-art services. Our services include inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and specialty services.
Mainland Medical Center is part of the HCA Gulf Division, a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient surgery centers, emergency centers, cancer centers, and diagnostic imaging facilities. It offers a complete continuum of specialized health programs and services that meet the needs of Greater Houston and South Texas residents and businesses. Our growth is truly a reflection of the changing needs of our community, our patients and rapidly advancing medical technology. Our services include:
Breast Care Center
Center for Sleep Disorders
Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine
Mainland Medical Center is currently looking for a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT).
Maintains department supply levels.
Assists with the orientation of new personnel.
Maintains equipment and rentals.
Washes, dries and stores all non-disposable equipment.
Assists in completion of Quality Assessment and improvement activity including planning for course of action to resolve problems that are identified.
Provides general supervision of Respiratory Students from affiliated programs while on duty.
Initiates, administers and monitors all modalities of Respiratory Care as identified in the department policy and procedure manual.
Completes documentation of therapy appropriately.
Accurately verifies order.
Adheres to shift specific responsibilities.
Participates in CPR as functional member of the code team.
Performs diagnostic testing, including EKGs, apply Holter monitor and Pulmonary Function.
Obtains arterial blood gases and performs analysis.
Performs troubleshooting and assists with routine maintenance including quality controls for blood gas machine.
Maintains CPR certification.
Assumes responsibility for orientation of new personnel, as delegated by the Respiratory Care Manager.
Adheres to and complies with HCA's ethics and compliance policies and procedures in the Code of Conduct. Attends annual training sessions.
Prefer 1 year experience as a therapist in an acute care facility preferred.
Graduate of an AMA approved school of Respiratory Care.
Must be licensed by the State of Texas as a Licensed Respiratory Care Practitioner and certified by the National Board of Respiratory Care.
Current BLS Certification required.
Job: *Therapy & Rehabilitation
Title: Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)
Location: Texas-Texas City-Mainland Medical Center - Texas City
Requisition ID: 06218-99710
HCA Holdings, Inc
Website : http://hcahealthcare.com
At its founding in 1968, Nashville-based HCA was one of the nation's first hospital companies. Today, we are the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes about 165 hospitals and 115 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and England and employing approximately 204,000 people. Approximately four to five percent of all inpatient care delivered in the country today is provided by HCA facilities. Milton Johnson serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of HCA. HCA is committed to the care and improvement of human life and strives to deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare in the communities we serve. Building on the foundation provided by our Mission & Values, HCA puts patients first and works to constantly improve the care we give them by implementing measures that support our caregivers, help ensure patient safety and provide the highest possible quality. Investing in our communities is important to us. HCA typically invests about $1.5 billion annually to keep our facilities modern and up-to-date technologically and to expand and add services where needed. Focusing primarily on communities where the company is a leading healthcare provider, HCA selectively adds new facilities in order to better serve our communities. And because two HCA founders were physicians, we value highly the strong relationships we've created with local physicians. We endeavor to provide them with a wide array of services and modern facilities in order to help them deliver the best possible care.