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Respiratory Clinical Coordinator - Days

at Hospital Corporation of America

Posted: 1/26/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 03167-76434
Keywords: medical

Job Description

Swedish Medical Center, level I trauma center,part of HCA's HealthONE, is located in the south metro Denver area where it hasbeen a proud member of the community for more than 110 years. An acute carehospital with 408 licensed beds, annually Swedish cares formore than 200,000 patients with a team of 2,000 dedicated employees, 500volunteers and more than 1,400 physicians. 


With stroke door to treatment times averaging just 20 minutes,faster than any other facility in the world, Swedish serves asthe Rocky Mountain Region's referral center for the most advanced stroketreatment and was the state's first Joint Commission certified ComprehensiveStroke Center. Swedish also serves as the region's neurotraumaand orthopedic trauma provider and is the area's only level I trauma facilitywith a dedicated burn and reconstructive center.


Swedish Medical Center offers patients thehighest quality care and the most advanced technologies and treatments innearly every medical specialty


RespiratoryClinical Coordinator - Days


I.    PositionSummary:

Responsible forcoordinating the delivery of clinical patient care. Collaborates with theDirector of Respiratory Therapy in planning, organizing and delivery ofservices.  Participates in monitoring thequality of care being provided and takes appropriate measures to assure theprovision of high quality care. Financial responsibility to includecollaboration in preparation of the budgets and effective utilization ofresources.     

II.   Position Requirements:

A.  Licensure/Certification/Registration:

RegisteredRespiratory Therapist required. NBRC-RRT credential required. RegisteredPulmonary Function Technician or Registered Cardiopulmonary Technician oreligible preferred. 

CurrentBLS, ACLS, and PALS through American Heart Association required.

NeonatalResuscitation Program Required.

NeonatalPediatric Specialist preferred, Adult Critical Care Specialist preferred

B.  Education:

Graduate of AMAaccredited Respiratory Therapist program

C.  Experience:

3 years RespiratoryTherapist experience


D.  Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

Must have effectiveverbal and written communication in order to communicate in a clear, concisemanner with staff, employees, patients, public and physicians.  Knowledge of respiratory principles andprocedures.  Implements and coordinatesRespiratory Care to patients based on cardiopulmonary assessment.  Models the behaviors outlined in the Valuesand Standards including Constant Courtesy, Patient Satisfaction, Teamwork &Respect, Professionalism and Personal Responsibility with all customers, peersand leadership at all times.

III.  Degree of Supervision Required

Minimalsupervision:  Individual proceeds undermedical direction and with guidance from the Department Director on his/her owninitiative in compliance with policies, procedures, and practices prescribed bythe Respiratory Care Department.

IV. Orientation Period:   

90 days