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Registered Respiratory Therapist – (RRT)

Job Description & Requirements

Registered Respiratory Therapist – (RRT)

StartDate: 3/11/2024
Available Shifts: 12 N
Pay Rate: $1304.00 – $1502.00

CRT – required
RRT-ACCS – preferred
ACLS – required
BLS – required
FLU – Must be fully vaccinated before start, no exceptions
Performs direct patient care in all aspects of respiratory therapy according to physicians’ orders. Determines effectiveness of therapy. Provides ventilator support during cardiopulmonary resuscitation and maintains life support equipment in the intensive care units and other designated areas. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, and mercy service standards. Required education: Graduate from an Accredited College Program in Respiratory Care.
General Comments
Required licensure: Must have a current license in the State of Missouri. Registered as a therapist by the National Board of Respiratory Care (RRT). Required certifications: BLS and ACLS (may obtain upon hire). Other: Ability to demonstrate critical thinking skills, ability to be flexible and adaptable. Must possess the skills and judgment necessary to implement medical plan of care, clinical interventions and procedures as needed for the care of the patient. Preferred education: Bachelors Degree Preferred experience: Prior Adult Intensive Care and Emergency Department care Preferred certifications: ACCS (Adult Critical Care Specialist from the NBRC)

Required Qualifications
CRT – required
RRT-ACCS – preferred
ACLS – required
BLS – required
COVID19 & FLU – Must be fully vaccinated before start, no exceptions
Must have a current license in the State of Missouri. Registered as a therapist by the National Board of Respiratory Care (RRT). Required certifications: BLS and ACLS (may obtain upon hire).

Preferred Qualifications
Preferred education: Bachelors Degree. Preferred experience: Prior Adult Intensive Care and Emergency Department care Preferred certifications: ACCS (Adult Critical Care Specialist from the NBRC)

Facility Location
America’s “Gateway to the West,” St. Louis is best known for its landmark skyscraper arch and as the home of Anheuser-Busch. Stroll downtown along the banks of the Mississippi, browse quaint boutiques and galleries or get into the spirit of the city at a ballgame. Travelers relish the warmth and ambiance of this historical city, as well as the excellent travel assignments at its top medical facilities.

Job Benefits

Allied travel assignments are typically for 13 weeks and offer generous packages that include:

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401(k) and Flex Spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
  • Free Continuing Education
  • Competitive Housing Deal
  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!

About the Company

At AMN Healthcare, we strive to be recognized as the most trusted, innovative, and influential force in helping healthcare organizations provide quality patient care that continually evolves to make healthcare more human, more effective, and more achievable.

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