Do you have the PRN career opportunities as a(an) Respiratory
Tech Student PRN you want with your current employer? We have an
exciting opportunity for you to join Las Palmas Medical Center
which is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare
services, HCA Healthcare.
We are committed to providing our employees with the support
they need. At Las Palmas Medical Center, we offer an array of
benefits for PRN colleagues. Some of our unique benefits we offer
- Medical Benefits designed to meet the
requirements of the Affordable Care Act
- Wellbeing Resources
- 401K (100% annual match - 3% to 9% of pay
based on years of service)
- Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
- HCA Healthcare Hope Fund
- Disaster Relief Support
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Our teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you
want to work as a(an) Respiratory Tech Student PRN 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
Job Summary and Qualifications
Knowledge of patient responses, side effects
and proper dosages used in respiratory care. Able to communicate
effectively with Physicians, patients, other managers, the public
and with administration. Ability to assess and reassess patients
for basic respiratory care. Able to recognize and report abuse and
neglect in patients. Knowledge of pulmonary function values and
knowledge of generally accepted practices in respiratory care as
prescribed by the physician. Delivers, set up, maintains and
utilizes evaluatory judgement from routine and non-routine
prescription in utilization of respiratory care
Core competencies will be assessed
primarily on the following patient population(s) served: Pulmonary
conditions including but not limited to: COPD, CHF, PE, asthma, and
all other constrictive and restrictive pulmonary disorders.
- Uses knowledge of anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, and
emergency procedures to provide safe and effective patient
- Maintains strict infection control techniques at all
- Practices, develops and endorses customer service skills in
relationships with internal and external customers.
- Participate in Quality Improvement activities as assigned.
What qualifications you will need:
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR
PREFERRED: (list required and preferred separately)
- High School graduate or equivalent.
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: (list required and
- Proof of enrollment (i.e. transcripts) in E.P.C.C Respiratory
Care program, or other accredited program.
- Current BCLS certification required.
- TMB temporary permit required upon completion/graduation from
- Permanent TMB license MUST be obtained within 6 months of
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED:(list required
and preferred separately)
- Hospital experience and/or some healthcare experience
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND
- Reads and writes basic English with the basic skills necessary
to transfer Physician’s orders.
- Knowledge of universal precautions.
- Ability to listen, empathize and respond to patient, family,
internal and external partner’s needs.
- PROCEDURES LIMITED TO NON-INVASIVE, FLOOR THERAPY ONLY, to
include oxygen therapy, nebulizer and positive pressure therapy,
bi-level positive pressure therapy, and attendance at all emergency
Las Palmas Medical Center is a
300+ bed full-service hospital in El Paso. It is
home to the region’s only
center. The facility offers a
services including emergency care with a
Level III trauma center, cardiac care, women’s
services, pediatric care and NICU, cancer care, and more. Las
Palmas Medical Center is part of Las Palmas Del Sol Healthcare. We
are a leading healthcare provider for El Paso and the surrounding
region that is part of HCA Healthcare.
HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical
Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a decade. In
recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in
cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and
other uncompensated expenses.
"Bricks and mortar do not make a hospital. People do."-
Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder
If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction
and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our Respiratory
Tech Student PRN opening. We review all applications. Qualified
candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock
the possibilities and apply today!
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