RESPIRATORY THERAPIST

JOHNSON, AR | TRAVEL CONTRACT

Post Date: 11/30/2017 Job ID: 19507 Setting: HOSPITAL - NICU Shift: 6:30PM-6:30AM

Anders Group is looking for a qualified Registered Respiratory Therapist(RRT) to fill a current need in Johnson, AR. This RRT should have 2+ years of recent experience for this 13 week assignment.

The Respiratory Therapist will be responsible for setting up and operating devices such as mechanical ventilators, therapeutic gas administration apparatus, environmental control systems, and aerosol generators, following specified parameters of treatment. Will provide emergency care, including artificial respiration, external cardiac massage and assistance with cardiopulmonary resuscitation. The Respiratory Therapist will also determine requirements for treatment, such as type, method and duration of therapy, precautions to be taken, and medication and dosages, compatible with physicians' orders. The applicant will also need to know how to perform pulmonary function and adjust equipment to obtain optimum results in therapy and perform bronchopulmonary drainage and assist or instruct patients in performance of breathing exercises. Demonstrate respiratory care procedures to trainees and other health care personnel and conduct tests, such as electrocardiograms, stress testing, and lung capacity tests, to evaluate patients' cardiopulmonary functions.

Apply online or contact us ASAP for more information on this great opportunity!

  • Graduate from an accredited school
  • State License required/registration where applicable
  • Additional requirements may also be provided during interview
  • Anders Group is a JCAHO accredited staffing agency and stands out from other agencies by our commitment to making sure our travelers are given the best customer service. Our team works hard to find the best jobs with the most aggressive rates.  

    Anders Group offers rewarding assignments and competitive compensation packages, nationwide!

      We offer the following benefits from day one:
    • Health Insurance, Including a Buy-up Option Dental Insurance Vision Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability
    • Life Insurance 401(k) and Roth IRA
    • Licensure Reimbursement
    • Premium Pay Packages
    • CEU Reimbursements
    • Daily Per Diems
    • Travel Reimbursements
    • Rental Car Allowances
    • Continuing Education Resources
    • Referral Bonus
    • And Many More!

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