HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Respiratory Therapist (PRN) in Fort Walton Beach, Florida

Fort Walton Beach Medical Center (FWBMC) is the only acute care hospital in the Tri-County area that offers open heart surgery, an Advanced Primary Stroke Center accredited by the Joint Commission, an Accredited Chest Pain Center and a Cancer Care Center that is accredited by the Commission on Cancer and an Associate of the University of Alabama (UAB) at Birmingham Health System Cancer Community Network.

FWBMC also has a psychiatric treatment center, advanced care for critically ill patients, including cardiovascular and neonatal intensive care units, and emergency services, including a main ER, Pediatric ER and Express ER.

Position Summary:

Under general supervision, the RRT (Registered Respiratory Therapist) will perform all respiratory care related duties. Set up and administer all routine and complex respiratory therapy procedures to patients of all ages. Responsible for the application and operation of acute care ventilators used for continuous short and long-term mechanical ventilation. Respiratory Therapists are expected to be self-directed in the absence of the full-time Team Leader. Maintain all department and hospital records and enter accurate information into the hospital computer for the therapy as given.


Current Florida state license Current BLS (Basic Life Support)

Title: Registered Respiratory Therapist (PRN)

Location: Florida-Fort Walton Beach-Fort Walton Beach Medical Center

Requisition ID: 01307-6470