Associateâ™s Degree or Graduate of a Technical School required
Bachelorâ™s Degree preferred
Up to 1 Year of Experience required
2 years clinical experience for new grads acceptable in lieu of 1 year of work experience
Kansas Respiratory Therapist License
BLS through American Heart Association
NRP if working in NICU
The Respiratory Therapist provides direct respiratory care to patients in all areas of the hospital as outlined in Pulmonary Services procedure manual. Is knowledgeable in providing and evaluating the routine as well as critical care modes of respiratory care. Responsible for the effective and optimal administration of modalities based upon assessment and evaluation. Provides recommendations and/or changes to care based on patientâ™s current status.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.