A Respiratory Therapy Extern is defined as a person who is a full time student in an accredited Respiratory Therapy Program and works at the hospital in addition to their clinical studies. Under supervision of a Registered Respiratory Therapist, the Respiratory Therapy Extern will perform basic tasks, which have been learned in class and practiced in the School setting. These tasks have also been practiced withdemonstrated competency during clinical rotations at a Tenet hospital. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned to Respiratory Therapy Extern
Must be a full-time student in good standing in an accredited Respiratory Therapy program.
Successful completion of academic and clinical competencies, specific for each task.
BLS-Obtained through approved American Heart Association Training or the Military Training Network
Tenet complies with federal, state, and/or local laws regarding mandatory vaccination of its workforce. If you are offered this position and must be vaccinated under any applicable law, you will be required to show proof of full vaccination or obtain an approval of a religious or medical exemption prior to your start date. If you receive an exemption from the vaccination requirement, you will be required to submit to regular testing in accordance with the law.
Job: Respiratory Therapy
Primary Location: San Antonio, Texas
Facility: Northeast Baptist Hospital
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Nights
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