Respiratory Therapist II - Per Diem 6:30am - 7:00pm
Company: Marina Del Rey
Posted on: August 7, 2022
Do you have a passion for the highest clinical quality and
patient happiness? Would you like to use your clinical competencies
with an organization known nationally for excellence and
compassionate patient care?Cedars-Sinai Marina Del Rey
Hospitalwould be happy to hear from you! Please consider the
following exciting opportunity, with one of the most outstanding
and dynamic places to work in the medical field, as your next
What will you be doing in this role?
We are currently hiring a Respiratory Care Practitioner II (RCPII)
who will be responsible for providing cardiopulmonary care services
in accordance with specific physician's orders, department policies
and procedures. Under the supervision of the Cardiopulmonary
Services Medical Director and Department Manager, the Respiratory
Therapist II ensures that all patient care and family related
interactions are performed with sensitivity to the developmental
needs, psycho-social issues and safety of the pediatric, adult and
geriatric patient populations served.
In addition, the RCP II will be responsible for the following:
Administers respiratory therapy treatments, understands the purpose
of each and the possible side effects associated with each.
Performs EKGs, sends reports to physicians who requested them, and
files reports in department, according to department
Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of the differences in
techniques and treatment modalities as performed on patients of
Follows the five (5) medication rights and reduces the potential
for medication errors.
Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that
optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of
medical/health care errors.
Formulates a teaching plan based on identified learning needs of a
patient and evaluates effectiveness of learning - Patient's family
is included in teaching as appropriate.
Treats patients and their families with respect and dignity.
Performs all additional duties as assigned by the department
Shift: -12 hours
Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital is an EEO employer.
Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital does not unlawfully
discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national
origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability,
legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic
characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex,
gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression,
pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any
other basis protected by federal or state law.
Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital will consider for employment
qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with
the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.
At Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital, we are dedicated to the
safety, health and wellbeing of our patients and employees. This
includes protecting our patients from communicable diseases, such
as influenza (flu) and COVID-19. For this reason, we require that
all new employees receive a flu vaccine based on the seasonal
availability of flu vaccine (typically during September through
April each year) as a condition of employment, and annually
thereafter as a conditiosn of continued employment, subject to
medical exemption or religious accommodation. For the same reason,
you may also be required to receive other vaccines such as COVID-19
as a condition of employment. Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital
reserves the right to make modifications to its required list of
vaccines as required by law and/or policy
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