SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
Do you have the career opportunities as a Registered
Respiratory Therapist you want in your current role? We have an
exciting opportunity for you to join Lafayette Regional Health
Center a facility
that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare
services, HCA Healthcare.
At LRHC, we want to ensure your needs are met. We offer a
variety of comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans along
with some unique benefits
(100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of
Identity Theft Protection discounts
Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
We strive to provide the
best possible care to our patients.
Our teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do
you want to work as a Registered Respiratory Therapist where your passion for creating positive patient
interactions are valued? If you are dedicated to caring for
the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We
want your knowledge and expertise!
Respiratory Therapists are a committed, caring group of
colleagues with a passion for creating positive patient
interactions. They are dedicated to caring for the well-being of
others. Respiratory Therapists are passionate about delivering superior, patient-centered care and
committed to caring for patients with purpose and
About this Department:
25 Bed Critical Access
Hospital; opportunity to really know your patient and address their
Small Cohesive team with excellent
Great training and education provided by
Under the general direction of the Supervisor, performs
diagnostic and therapeutic procedures ordered by a physician.
Duties include medical gas administration, aerosol therapy,
obtaining and analyzing blood specimens, performing patient
testing, operating and maintaining various types of respiratory and
cardiopulmonary equipment, providing mechanical ventilation,
maintaining artificial airways, assisting with cardiopulmonary
resuscitation, providing patient education, monitoring equipment
and patient responses to therapy.
Additional responsibilities include completing documentation in
patient and departmental records, cleaning equipment, and
maintaining safety and infection control practices.
Associate’s degree, Graduate of an AMA Accredited Respiratory
year of recent clinical experience.
be registered with the National Board for Respiratory Care as an
Advanced Level Respiratory Care Practitioner; must be licensed
within the State; have current CPR affirmation; must maintain
certain clinical competencies required by JCAHO or the Department,
appropriate to the level of service provided; above average
interpersonal skills; basic computer skills.
Lafayette Regional Health Center is a 25-bed
critical access hospital, accredited by The Joint Commission,
located in historic Lexington, MO, 50 miles east of Kansas City. We
offer a comprehensive array of services in a small town
environment. Patients enjoy the comfort of knowing they’re
receiving quality healthcare in their hometown. In addition to the
hospital we also operate three physician clinics in Lafayette
HCA Healthcare has been continually named a World's
Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, HCA
Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery
of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated
If you are looking for an opportunity that provides
satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our
Registered Respiratory Therapist opening. We promptly review all
applications. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for
interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!
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at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race,
religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age,
marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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