Respiratory Therapist (RRT/CRT/RCP) (20742)
BridgePoint HealthcareFull time Full day
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BridgePoint Hospital is looking for a Respiratory Therapist. The Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP) will practice under the supervision of the Cardiopulmonary Services Medical Director and Cardiopulmonary Director. The RCP is responsible for providing cardiopulmonary care services in accordance with specific physician's orders, department policies, and procedures.
Education: Graduate of an accredited program with a minimum level of Associate Degree in Respiratory.
Licenses/Certification: Current credentials as a Respiratory Care Practitioner in accordance with the National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC) Current Respiratory License from the District of Columbia BLS and ACLS required.
RRT preferred or obtain within 1 year of employment.
Experience: 1 year of respiratory care experience as a licensed Respiratory Care Practitioner preferred.
Weekend Work Required: Yes
BridgePoint Healthcare is dedicated to promoting healing and wellness in a safe and welcoming environment, with an individualized path to recovery for each patient. BridgePoint Healthcare provides patient-centered, individualized care for patients requiring longer hospitalizations in post-acute care settings. We are a diversified provider of post-acute care in settings ranging from long-term acute care hospitals to skilled nursing facilities. Our four locations include two in Washington, DC (BridgePoint Hospital National Harbor and BridgePoint Hospital Capitol Hill), and two in New Orleans (BridgePoint Continuing Care Hospital - West Jefferson Campus and East Jefferson Campus).