Registered Nurse / RRT / CRT

Requisition Number: 2022-4093

Type of Position: Per Diem/ PRN

Location: Dalhart, TX

Overview

Signet has an immediate opening for a PRN  position for either a Cardio-Pulmonary Rehab RN  OR  Registered Respiratory Therapist  OR  Certified Respiratory Therapist for our program at Dallam Hartley County Hospital in Dalhart, Texas.  

Starting pay for this position is:

PRN RN - $30.80/hr

PRN RT - $26.40/hr

Overview:  This clinical position will be PRN for outpatient cardiopulmonary rehabilitation; however, we will initially have a need of 5-6 weeks continuous and then PRN - 8-16 hrs.week, at least. Competitive salary. 

Essential Duties include: 

  • Clinical Assessment, Individualized Treatment Planning, and Provision of Cardio-Pulmonary / Respiratory Treatments.  Reviews physician prescription to determine abilities and goals for treatment such as frequency, intensity, time and type of exercise therapy most beneficial to patient.
  • Assists patient with exercise program using appropriate monitoring. Modifies program based on patient response as needed and/or requested, while staying within physician-ordered parameters.
  • Provides patient education to optimize risk factor reduction through life style management, including on-going healthy choices re: nutrition and physical activity.
  • Maintains patient chart, which contains pertinent information and therapy notes.
  • Additionally assists with Referral Development; Physician Relations; Performance Improvement; Clinical Outcomes; Patient Satisfaction enhancement activities; In-service Education; Strategic Planning and Program Development Activities.

Requirements/Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Current licensure RN (in State)   OR  Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) OR Certified Respiratory Therapist.
  • Related experience required.
  • BLS and ACLS certification required.