About Texas Children's Hospital
Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus is Houston’s first community hospital designed, built and equipped exclusively for children in one of the city’s most rapidly growing communities in the area from Sugar Land to Bryan-College Station, Texas. Located at I-10 and Barker Cypress, our 515,007-square-foot hospital houses the only 24/7 pediatric emergency room in the Greater West Houston area, four operating rooms, 16-bed pediatric intensive care unit, 46 acute care beds, advanced imaging services including MRI and CT scans, a neurophysiology sleep lab, a pathology lab and a full-scale pharmacy.
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We are searching for a Supervisor of Respiratory Care for our evening shift- someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will promote Respiratory department development, provide clinical direction and education to therapists and students. The supervisor provides high quality advanced patient care in a developmentally and age-appropriate manner for patients ages 0 – adulthood within the scope of demonstrated competencies.
Think you’ve got what it takes?
- Provides clinical leadership and serves as an instructor/mentor
- Plans, coordinates, and presents educational in-services to department staff, hospital staff, physicians, or community in collaboration with educators
- Performs patient care and related activities (assessment, medication delivery, airway clearance, ventilatory support) within the scope of their training and responsibilities (demonstrating advanced clinical skills), meeting the productivity/time management expectations according to hospital guidelines
- Facilitates/promotes program development and departmental/interdepartmental Performance Improvement
- Provides operational leadership to the Respiratory Department. Assist with coordination of schedules including coverage for call ins, timekeeping and Clairvia
- Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of time management, basic fiscal management, systems operations, personnel management, Joint Commission standards and organizational culture
Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 is required for all employees at Texas Children’s, unless approved for a medical or religious exemption.
- Associate’s degree in Respiratory Therapy required
- Bachelor’s degree in Respiratory Therapy preferred
- RCP from the Texas Medical Board required
- RRT CERT from the National Board for Respiratory Care required
- BLS from the American Heart Association required
- 2 years’ experience in respiratory care required
- 5 years’ experience in pediatric/neonatal respiratory care preferred
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