Respiratory Therapist (RRT)-Lead

Location: Frankfort, KY
Company: Frankfort Regional Medical Center
Industry: Healthcare
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 3 days ago


SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
SCHEDULE: Full-time

Are you passionate about delivering superior, patient-centered care? At HCA Healthcare, we are committed to caring for patients with purpose and integrity. We care like family! Jump-start your career as a Lead Respiratory Therapist today with Frankfort Regional Medical Center .

At Frankfort Regional Medical Center, we want to meet your needs. We offer a variety of comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans along with some unique benefits including:

    • Student Loan Forgiveness Program
    • Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
    • Paid Personal Leave
    • 401(k) @ 100% annual match, 3%-9% of pay based on years of service
    • Identity Theft Protection discounts
    • Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
    • Adoption Assistance
    • Employee Stock Purchase Program

Would you like to unlock your potential with a leading healthcare provider dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues? Join the Frankfort Regional Medical Center family! We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious Lead Respiratory Therapist to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here!

What would you do in this role?

As a Lead Respiratory Therapist, you would administer routine treatment modalities (CPT, Nebulizer Treatments, etc) according to Physicians orders and Policy. You would up and monitors oxygen according to Physicians orders and department Policy.

  • Obtains arterial blood gas samples and performs analysis according to policy, and reports results to requesting Physician. Performs routine QC and maintenance.
  • You would perform Ventilator, BiPAP, and CPAP set up, and makes changes according to Physicians orders and department Policy.
  • Perform weaning parameters and extubations, according to department Policy when ordered by a Physician.
  • You will conduct EKG?s and/or PFT?s, according to department Policy, when ordered by a Physician.


  • Graduate of an accredited 2-year Respiratory therapy program. BA/BS preferred.
  • Current license from the Kentucky Board of Respiratory Care, in good standing.
  • Successful completion of National Board of Respiratory Care Registered Respiratory Therapist exam.
  • Basic Life Support Certification and NPR certified.
  • ACLS and PALS within 6 months of hire.
  • Minimum of 5 years Respiratory Therapy experience required.

Frankfort Regional Medical Center is a 173-bed acute care hospital. We offer a working environment that is as nurturing as it is dynamic. With our team-oriented approach, and the many opportunities we provide for learning and career growth, we offer an ideal atmosphere where you can utilize your best skills. We are only one of four Level III Trauma Centers in Kentucky, and we have received Chest Pain Center Accreditation with PCI by the Society of Chest Pain Centers - setting the standard for excellence in emergency heart care. Please visit About FRMC to learn more about our HCA Healthcare facility.

HCA Healthcare has continuously named World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

We are a family 270,000 strong! Our Talent Acquisition team is reviewing applications immediately. We will reach out to highly qualified candidates to schedule an interview. Please submit your resume today to join our community of caring!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


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Web Reference : AJF/119002779-21
Posted Date : Thu, 20 Jan 2022

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