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Travel Respiratory Therapist Job

We are seeking experienced and self-motivated travel respiratory therapists to join our growing team of healthcare professionals.

Respiratory Therapist Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree or Bachelor Degree in Respiratory Therapy
  • Current and Active state licensure; Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) or Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)
  • Minimum of 1 year of Respiratory Therapy experience within the past two years
  • BLS or other required credentials as designated by health care organization.

Respiratory Therapist Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Assess, treat, and care for patients with breathing disorders
  • Assume primary responsibility for all respiratory care modalities, which includes maximizing patient's pulmonary function; alleviating pain; planning and administering medically prescribed respiratory therapy
  • Meets patient's goals and needs and provides quality care by conducting pulmonary function tests; assessing and interpreting evaluations and test results; determining respiratory therapy treatment plans in consultation with physicians and by prescription.
  • Helps patient accomplish treatment plan and supports life by administering inhalants; operating mechanical ventilators, therapeutic gas administration apparatus, environmental control systems, and aerosol generators.
  • Administers respiratory therapy treatments; assisting with breathing exercises; monitoring physiological responses to therapy, such as vital signs, arterial blood gases, and blood chemistry changes.
  • Evaluates effects of respiratory therapy treatment plan by observing, noting, and evaluating patient's progress; recommending adjustments and modifications.
  • Completes discharge planning by consulting with physicians, nurses, social workers, and other health care workers; contributing to patient care conferences.
  • Educates patients on disease prevention and lung health, on the use of inhalers, inhalation devices and other treatment regimen as appropriate.
  • Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.
  • Maintains patient confidence and protects hospital operations by keeping information confidential.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.
  • Ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.

First To Serve, Ahead Of The Curve

Fastaff understands that travel respiratory therapy is more than a job; it’s a calling. As the leading Rapid Response® staffing agency, Fastaff Travel Nursing can offer you exclusive positions with the highest pay in the industry. In addition to partnering with prestigious facilities, our healthcare professionals enjoy 48-hour work weeks and flexible-length assignments.

New jobs arrive daily, so check back frequently or sign-up to receive job notices. We can match you to a job with a true purpose.

Job Title Specialty Location Estimated Weekly Total Start Date
Travel Respiratory Therapist Night Shift Job - 118914
Respiratory Therapist
Minnesota $2,411
  • NightShift
  • 13 WeeksDuration
  • 36Hours Per Week
  • $30.00Per Hour
  • $1,200Weekly Base Pay
  • $679Weekly Housing Stipend
  • $532Weekly Meals & Incidentals Stipend
  • $2,411Estimated Weekly Total
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