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Respiratory Therapist - Per Diem

Company: Centinela Hospital Medical Center
Location: Inglewood
Posted on: June 9, 2024

Job Description:

Overview
At Centinela Hospital Medical Center, our dedicated team of professionals are committed to our core values of quality, compassion, and community. As a member of Prime Healthcare, a Top-15 hospital system in the United States, Centinela Hospital Medical Center is actively seeking new members to join its award-winning team!

Centinela Hospital Medical Center has been serving the communities of Inglewood and the wider Los Angeles area for nearly 100 years. An award-winning facility, ranking in the top 5% nationally for quality and patient safety, Centinela Hospital is a 362-bed acute-care hospital with a 24-hour emergency department and primary stroke center, orthopedic care, advanced cardiac services, critical care services, robotics surgery program, inpatient and outpatient rehab programs, labor and delivery, and more. Centinela has earned hundreds of national awards and recognitions, including "100 Top Hospital" recognition from Fortune/Merative and straight 'A's (2018-2022) for hospital safety from The Leapfrog Group. -For more information, visit www.centinelamed.com. -

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, or other protected characteristics. - If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources. - Know Your Rights: -https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/2022-10/EEOC_KnowYourRights_screen_reader_10_20.pdf

Privacy Notice for California Applicants: https://www.primehealthcare.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/04/Notice-at-Collection-and-Privacy-Policy-for-California-Job-Applicants.pdf
Responsibilities
Promotes healing of acutely ill patients whose cardiac or pulmonary systems have been compromised through illness or injury through the provision of respiratory care, diagnostic testing, providing for the psycho-social needs of the patient, and patient education. - Encourages and enhances the progression and efficient operation of the Cardiopulmonary Services Department. - Treats patients from newborn, pediatrics, adolescents, young, middle, and older adults. - When requested, assists day-to-day operations of the Cardiopulmonary Department, referring out-of-the -ordinary issues to the Manager and/or Medical Director, as appropriate. - - Provides diagnostic testing to the patient to help optimize the total care given. - Performs arterial punctures for blood gas analysis; knowledge in the operation, maintenance, troubleshooting and quality control of ABG analyzers. - - Abilities to use mechanical ventilators, bi-level ventilation equipment, peak flow meters, ability to perform respiratory assessment.
Qualifications
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING

  • Valid Respiratory Care Practitioner License in CA.
  • Current BCLS certification.
  • PALS certification within 3 months of hire.
  • ACLS certification recommended
  • Current NRP certification for NICU RCP
  • English fluency (written and verbally).
  • Experience: - Knowledge of the general/specific tasks necessary to the practice of Respiratory Care; requires demonstrated competency in the ability and knowledge to effectively care for the - - - - - - - - - newborn to geriatric patient.



    Centinela Hospital Medical Center offers competitive compensation and the current compensation range for this role is $40.00 to $40.00. Benefits may vary based on collective bargaining agreement requirements and/or the employment status. The exact starting compensation to be offered will be determined at the time of selecting an applicant for hire, in which a wide range of factors will be considered, including but not limited to, skillset, years of applicable experience, education, credentials and licensure.

Keywords: Centinela Hospital Medical Center, Inglewood , Respiratory Therapist - Per Diem, Healthcare , Inglewood, California

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