HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Respiratory Therapy Student PRN in Wichita, Kansas

_Wesley Medical Center - Wichita, Kansas_ _ _ Respiratory Therapy Student

Shift: PRN

One of the most experienced and comprehensive medical centers in Kansas! Wesley is the hospital of choice for thousands of people in Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Their preference for Wesley extends well beyond the high quality medical services Wesley offers. It also includes the spirit of intensive caring that inspires and guides everyone who works at Wesley Medical Center. Wesley Medical Center is an acute care center licensed for 760 beds and 102 bassinets. As a leader in overall recommend care, Wesley treats more than 24,000 patients annually and delivers more than 6,000 babies - more than any hospital in a 13 state region! Wesley Healthcare owns and operates Wesley Medical Center, Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER, Wesley Children’s Hospital, Wesley West ER, Wesley Derby ER and multiple WesleyCare clinics.

Position Description:

The Respiratory Therapist Student administers respiratory care in the General Medical/surgical areas. Consults with supervisors concerning patient's plan of care. Participates in the training and orientation of new employees and instruction of Respiratory Care students. identifies opportunities for continuous improvements of processes and services on an on-going basis. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all. * Performs therapeutic and diagnostic interventions per Respiratory Care Policy/Procedure manual and within scope of task proficiency list * Accurately documents therapy and medication administered, including pre and post assessment of therapy, diagnostic testing results, patient interventions and physician communications per Respiratory Care Policy/Procedure manual * Assures accuracy of patient charges by correct documentation, use of supply Scan, Pyxis and departmental supplies * Assists with equipment care and maintenance, cleaning and disinfection/sterilization, reassembly and functional checks * Evaluates and assesses patient's respiratory needs, consulting with the supervisor/respiratory therapist to make recommendations

Required Registration, Licensure or Certification: * Current permit as a Student Respiratory Therapist by the Kansas State Board of healing Arts * Current Basic Life support (BLS) verification course, as specified in policy Required Education or Experience: * Current enrollment in an accredited program of Respiratory Therapy Required Knowledge and Skills: * Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively * Demonstrated ability to multi-task and prioritize Preferred Knowledge and Skills: * Demonstrated computer skills

Job: *Education Training & Professional Development

Title: Respiratory Therapy Student PRN

Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00323-18662