travelor respiratory care practitioner resume example with 16+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor

Committed to continual learning, my focus is to provide excellent patient care the kind of care you would want for yourself and your love ones. Seasoned Respiratory Therapist with 20 years of experience in healthcare locations and community-based settings. Highly skilled in patient assessments, blood gas analysis and interpretation and airway management. Successful at implementing best practices to advance respiratory therapy outcomes.

  • Respiratory medical equipment
  • Respiratory treatments
  • Educating patients
  • Creating patient care plans
  • Assessing patients
  • Patient care documentation
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Equipment maintenance and troubleshooting
  • Respiratory equipment setup
  • Active listening
Education and Training
, Expected in 12/2019 PEDS, TCU, Subacute COPD, Asthmatics, CHF, OSA, Cystic Fibrosis, PNA, Respiratory Failure, RSV, Covid-19 Ventilator Management , Adult ICU, Infant NICU, ER : - GPA : Registered Respiratory Therapist Routine Therapy & Treatment Quality Control iStat Machine, ABG's Trauma, ER, ICU, NICU, Training planning and teaching NRP hands on Skills Compassionate bedside manner and active listener Comprehensive knowledge of all clinical aspects of respiratory care Tracheostomy care and Respiratory Medical equipment Care plan management
Therapy Modesto Junior College Modesto, CA Expected in 12/2003 Associate of Science : Respiratory - GPA :
Merced College Merced, CA Expected in 06/1993 Associate of Arts : Accounting - GPA :
Boise State University Boise, ID Expected in Bachelor of Science : Respiratory Therapy - GPA :
American Advanced Management, Inc - Travelor Respiratory Care Practitioner
Chico, CA, 12/2022 - 03/2023
  • Interacted with patients, family members and physicians to coordinate patient care.
  • Administer according to VCH standards and use of Medfusion Pump for Continuous treatments. Set up High flow nasal cannulas, assess and/or wean HFNC by using the clinical respiratory score, document appropriately in EPIC.
  • Manage Patients with CPAP/Bipap utilizing the Trilogy 202. Set up NIV machine, ensure proper circuit is used and proper fit of interface. Placed patient on the Trilogy. Servo-I patient management perform pre-use check, Calibrate ETC02, place patient on Servo-I set ordered/appropriate parameters and alarms according to policy.
  • Provide aerosolized treatments to neonatal and pediatric population in the emergency room this includes continuous breathing treatments. Transport patients to NICU, PICU and Acute care units.
  • Set-up and assist with emergency intubations, providing proper size laryngoscope E.T tubes, C02 monitoring, suction set up and bag and mask. Secure E.T. utilizing tape for neonatal and Anchor fast for Adults.
Vallejo Kaiser Peramanente - Respiratory Care Practitioner
City, STATE, 12/2022 - Current
  • Explained respiratory diagnosis information, treatments and prescription instructions to patients.
  • Set up and monitored mechanical ventilators and handled associated critical care duties.
  • Administered bronchodilators, antibiotics, mucolytics and anti-inflammatory medications via devices such as hand-held nebulizers, metered-dose inhalers and positive pressure devices.
  • Obtain ABG's running the sample via the ABL800 Flex machine. Informing the physician of any critical results. Charting on the EPIC system according hospital policy.
Kaiser Permanente - Respiratory - Care Practitioner II
City, STATE, 07/2020 - 12/2022
  • Assigned to all areas of the Hospital include but not limited to : ICU, TCU,
  • PACU, NICU, Labor & Delivery and ER
  • Implement various treatments for a variety of patients with respiratory diseases and needs
  • Provide assessments on a on-going basis by reviewing charts and obtain corresponding physician orders
  • Conscientiously communicate with patient and supporting family members in understandable terms, the prescribed therapy
  • Document all required information and use the bar code system for scanning medication in the medical record using Health Connect
  • Perform
  • Lead duties by distributing the workloads to other RCPS and taking care of staffing needs when needed
  • As a NRP instructor, I set up and scheduled classes for the hands on skills portion of the NRP test
  • I provide this service to our respiratory staff and others in need of a NRP certificate.
Kaiser Permanente, Respiratory - Care Practitioner II
City, STATE, 08/2006 - 07/2020
  • Set up and monitor mechanical ventilators and handled associated critical care duties for ICU, ER and NICU
  • As a Lead therapist assign, organize and coordinate the work of other
  • RCP's
  • Work all areas of the hospital
  • Assigned to the NICU, attend C-Sections and meconium deliveries
  • As a NRP instructor, set up classes for RCP's and others in need of the
  • Hands on Skills part of the NRP testing.
  • Registered Respiratory
  • Therapist - Neonatal/Pediatric
  • Specialist (RRT-NPS)
  • BLS 05/2022 - 05/2024
  • ACLS 01/2022 - 01/2024
  • PALS 01/2022 - 01/2024
  • NRP 05/2022- 05/2024
  • San Joaquin Hospital - Respiratory Care Practitioner
  • French Camp, CA 10/2006 - 12/2012
  • Worked in ICU, NICU III, TCU, ER and Pediatrics
  • Performed general floor therapy which included: HHN, MDI's, CPT, Pulse oximetry set ups, trach care, IPV, intubations and extubations
  • Conduct a though evaluation of the patient's chart with attention to the their medical history and labs
  • Check current orders made by the physicians
  • Set up ventilators, Bipap/Cpap and HFNC for Adults and neonates
  • Attended C-Sections and all meconium deliveries
  • Apria Healthcare - Respiratory Therapist
  • Modesto, CA 01/2006 - 12/2008
  • Performed services on-site and in patient homes, by setting up Bipap and
  • Cpap machines for patients newly diagnosed with sleep apnea this included oxygen delivery and instruction
  • Followed established guidelines to compliantly deliver services
  • Trained and educated patients in a classroom setting for Sleep apnea
  • Provided ongoing care to patients requiring oxygen, CPAP and Bipap accessories
  • This included nasal cannulas, tubing, mask, filters, oxygen tanks and HHN nebulizers
  • Patients on mechanical ventilation were seen on a monthly basis to provide new tubing, check ventilation and accessory needs
  • Cornice Travel Agency/ Regional Medical Center - Traveling Registered
  • Respiratory Therapist
  • San Jose, CA 03/2005 - 09/2006
  • Worked all areas of the hospital, set up ventilators, bipap and cpap machines
  • Assist with intubations
  • Attend pediatric and adult traumas, respond to code blues and rapid responses
  • Performed ABG's analysis and interpret
  • Administer bronchodilators, antibiotics, mucolytics, and anti-inflammatory medications via devices such as hand-held nebulizers, metered-dose inhalers, and positive pressure devices
  • Saint Dominic's Hospital - Respiratory Care Practitioner
  • Manteca, CA 12/2003 - 12/2005
  • Worked in a Sub-acute unit my duties included trach care, ventilator checks every 4 hours
  • Early mobilization of new patients and old patients each day for patients who meet criteria
  • Assist with bronchoscopy, performed abgs report results to the attending physician and document
  • Assist with intubations and performed extubation
  • Equipment And Devices
  • PB840 Ventilator, Servo-i, LTV 1000 & 1200, V-60 Bipap, T-1 Hamilton transport vent, Hamilton G-5
  • Hill Rom Model 105 Vest system, Fisher Paykel myAirvo Humidifier High
  • Flow System
  • Baby plus system and Fisher & Paykel bubble cpap system and HFNC
  • Opti-flow system
  • Sensor Medics 3100A/B Oscillator and High flow and low flow oxygen devices, IPV system and Metaneb system
  • Various HHN, PEP therapy, Spacers, Pink and Purple heart devices for hour long treatments, Aerogen
  • Epic Charting system.

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School Attended

  • Therapy Modesto Junior College
  • Merced College
  • Boise State University

Job Titles Held:

  • Travelor Respiratory Care Practitioner
  • Respiratory Care Practitioner
  • Care Practitioner II
  • Care Practitioner II


  • PEDS, TCU, Subacute COPD, Asthmatics, CHF, OSA, Cystic Fibrosis, PNA, Respiratory Failure, RSV, Covid-19 Ventilator Management , Adult ICU, Infant NICU, ER
  • Associate of Science
  • Associate of Arts
  • Bachelor of Science

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