Respiratory Care Practitioner Transport at MultiCare Health System in Tacoma, Washington

Posted in Other 28 days ago.

Job Description:

Job Details

Job ID: 89522
Location: Tacoma, WA

Entity: Tacoma General Hospital
Category: Respiratory/Polysom
Specialty: Pediatrics

Department: Neonatal Transport TGH
Employment Type: Part Time - Regular
Primary Shift: Night
Work Schedule: 12hr variable shift

The reasons to work at MultiCare are as unique as the people who do. Join us for the professional challenges you seek. In the settings you prefer. With schedules that fit your life. Learn more at

Position Summary:
The Respiratory Care Practitioner transport is responsible for the delivery of skilled respiratory care modalities and interventions to designated patient populations with cardiopulmonary system deficiencies and abnormalities, which requires the use of advanced practitioner skills to intervene in complex patient care situations. This position requires specialized training and experience to perform independent, professional respiratory care, ventilator management, diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, and clinical evaluation of care, including the establishment of therapy and treatment objectives, and the review of care based on the age and needs of the patient. This position operates independently, under limited supervision.

Minimum Requirements:
Minimum of 3 years current I & IV NICU or PICU experience required, with current experience in both areas preferred

Pediatric/Neonatal Transport experience strongly preferred

This is flight and ground transport, adherence to a maximum body weight of 225lbs is required

Licensed as a Respiratory Therapist (RT)/Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP) with the State of Washington

RRT through NBRC required

Current CPR, BLS, PALS and NRP certification required prior to start