Respiratory Therapist III PRN

HCA San Jose , CA 95111

Posted 3 months ago

Good Samaritan Hospital is a 474 bed acute care hospital. Our acute care hospital is located in the heart of Silicon Valley with two locations, the main campus in San Jose and Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos.

Good Samaritan Hospital is recognized as a leader in neurosciences, high-risk obstetrics, comprehensive cancer services, advanced cardiology and innovative surgery techniques. We were the first of five hospitals in the country and the first in Santa Clara County to become a Stroke Certified Hospital.

Our Respiratory Therapist teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. We have a passion for creating positive patient interactions.

If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!

SCHEDULE: 0.001 (PRN-Per Diem) SHIFT: As needed.


Under general supervision, provides advanced respiratory care services, including more complex and/or non-routine diagnostic and therapeutic procedures designed to evaluate, stabilize, prevent or remedy patient cardiopulmonary and neurologic problems. Acts as a clinical resource person and team leader to respiratory therapists and students.

Meets and exceeds all performance expectations for respiratory care required by an RT II. Is required to complete all competencies, duties & responsibilities as defined for RT III and complete 15 CEUs on an annual basis. Functions as a member of the Charge, NICU or ICU team. Participation in neonatal ground transportation is required for this position.


Current California Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP) License.

Current Basic and Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider Course.

Current Pediatric Advanced Life Support Provider and/or Neonatal Resuscitation Provider.

Completion of a two year AMA approved course in Respiratory Therapy or equivalent upgrade program.

Registered Respiratory Therapist by the National Board for Respiratory Care


Two year of full-time, progressively more responsible work experience.

Ability to learn and utilize computerized patient care management system.

Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions. Must effectively read, write and verbally communicate in the English language.

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us.

Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

Healthcare Corporation of America (HCA) is a community of 94,000 Registered Nurses and 38,000 active physicians. We have over 1,900 facilities ranging from hospitals, freestanding ER's, ambulatory surgery centers, and urgent care clinics.

Our facility-based staff continues to raise the bar in patient care. Ten HCA hospitals have been named in IBM Watson Health's top 100 best-performing hospitals based on patient satisfaction and operational data.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity 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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