Registered Respiratory Therapist - (RRT)

Job ID: 340667
Setting: Adult
Date Posted: 3/16/2018
Address: 1190 Waianuenue Avenue
Location: Hilo, HI
Shift: 12 D/E/N
Duration: 26 Weeks
Start Date: 04/02/2018
Employment Type: Temporary
Hiring Organization: Med Travelers
Pay Rate: $31.00 - $36.00**
*Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements.


Registered Respiratory Therapist - (RRT)

SHIFT: Rotating 12 hour shifts, Weekends. Will not alone, No call required.

Required Qualifications

MUST HAVE HAWAII LICENSE IN HAND! CRTT or RRT, BLS, ACLS, PALS, NRP, State of Hawaii respiratory therapist license and Pyxis. All Travelers must report to Employee Health 48-72 hours prior to start of assignment. This appointment will be scheduled at Employee Health and traveler must report. Please plan on having your traveler in Hawaii the Thursday before a Monday start so they can report to Employee Health Friday morning. Provide continuous airway management. Ventilator and non-invasive ventilator management and support. Physician consulting, CPR, all aspects of respiratory care. Computerized charting, Pyxis medication management, PB 840, LTV 1000 ventilators, Respironics Vision, V60. Arabella infant nasal cpap. Must be able to care for patients of the adult, pediatric, neonatal populations. Minimum 2 years' experience. No first assignments.

Preferred Qualifications

START DATE: 04/02/2018 for 26 weeks

About the Facility

Proudly serving residents of the Hilo area, this medical center is the largest facility in the Hawaii Health Systems Corporation and provides care to a wide range of patients, alongside sister institutions Ka'u Hospital and Hale Ho'ola Hamakua. The facility was established in 1897 and has grown from a 10-bed hospital to a 276-bed state-of-the-art medical institution, with numerous accredited clinics and an in-house home care agency. The facility offers a full suite of services, including 24-hour ER, cardiac care, EEG, oncology and imaging, among others.

Facility Location

The largest community on the largest island in Hawaii, Hilo offers the best of the tropical wonders of the Rainbow State. Here you’ll find abundant parks and beaches, tropical botanical gardens, museums, the area’s leading university and astronomy center, and much more. The natural wonder of active volcanoes is just minutes away at Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park.

Job Benefits

Allied travel assignments are typically for 13 weeks and offer generous packages that include:
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401(k) and Flex Spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
  • Free Continuing Education
  • Free Private Housing
  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!

About the Company

Med Travelers, an AMN Healthcare company, is the leader in allied healthcare staffing. Our relationships with numerous healthcare facilities - including hospitals, home health agencies, school systems, and long-term care facilities - enable us to offer the most current temporary therapy positions and medical imaging jobs. And our traveler customer service is among the best in the industry. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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