Current Openings: We are currently seeking full-time Respiratory Therapists for day and night shift opportunities at Lake Taylor Transitional Care Hospital in Norfolk, VA (
These RT positions offer:
• Premium pay
• Sign-on bonus
• Shift differentials for night shifts and weekends


Registered Respiratory Therapist
MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center, located in Clinton, Maryland, is an award winning, acute care hospital focused on caring for patients and their loved ones utilizing advanced technology under the guidance of expert clinicians. Quality, Safety, Wellness, and Patient Satisfaction are achieved through a spirit of patient centered services that connect us to the community we serve. If you believe in patient focused care, excellence, teamwork, and are committed to meeting the needs of our patients and customers, we invite you to join our team!
MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center is actively recruiting for a fulltime Registered Respiratory Therapist to join our dedicated team! This position provides support on a fulltime basis. Evening and night shift available.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
• Provides competent and compassionate patient and family centered care based on respiratory processes and interdisciplinary teamwork.
• Administers and assess responses to respiratory therapeutic interventions with high proficiency and minimal to no supervision. {e.g. aerosol therapy, oxygen therapy, bronchodilator therapy, bronchopulmonary hygiene).
• Evaluates effects of respiratory therapy treatment plan by observing, noting, and evaluating patient’s progress; recommends adjustments and modifications.
• Establishes and manages mechanical ventilation. Measures ventilator volumes, pressures and blood gas analysis. Routinely develops or refines the ventilator care plan and communicates with the patient care team based on evidence and best practice.
• Communicates and coordinates the plan of care and other pertinent information to/from healthcare team members consistent with MWHC standards.
• Performs timely and accurate documentation.
• Promotes continuous quality improvement.
• Maintains and ensures operation of equipment by setting up, cleaning, sterilizing, completing preventive maintenance requirements, troubleshooting malfunctions, and calling for repairs.
• Provides education and training to patients and family members.
• Provides age and culturally appropriate care to patients.
• Ensures the safety of patients and employees by adhering to hospital and departmental policies and protocols.
• Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; and participating in professional societies.
• Perform other duties as assigned.
• Uphold MedStar’s SPIRIT Values.

• Associates Degree required, Bachelor’s degree preferred from an approved Respiratory Program
• One year of critical care experience, and two years of hospital-based respiratory care experience preferred.
• Adult experience (Pediatric/Neonatal experience preferred).
• Graduate of Respiratory Care program accredited by the Committee on Accreditation for Respiratory Care preferred.

• Current BLS and ACLS (American Heart Association-Healthcare Provider)
• Licensed Respiratory Care Practitioner in good standing within the state of Maryland Physician Board of Quality Assurance required.
• RRT Certification by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC)

MedStar Health is an Equal Opportunity (EO) Employer and assures equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. We hire people to work in different locations, and we comply with the federal, state and local laws governing each of those locations.

Certified Respiratory Therapist CRT – Norfolk, VA
CareerStaff Unlimited is looking to hire a Certified Respiratory Therapist for a full-time, 13 week contract opportunity in Norfolk, VA, that offers a 36 hour per week guarantee. Qualified therapists will have previous hospital experience and have a strong focus in patient care. In addition to our standard benefits, our healthcare professionals are preferred in a number of facilities and hospitals in the area. Apply today to learn more about this opportunity to work with a well-known organization!
• Immediate Openings
• 24/7 Answering Service
• Travel Opportunities
• Day and Night Shifts Available
• Flexible Schedules
• Competitive Compensation Package
• Weekly & Daily Pay with Direct Deposit
• Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
• Referral Bonuses
Roles and Responsibilities:
CareerStaff Unlimited partners with companies around the country to raise the bar in healthcare by settings new standards for quality care and personalized services. Responsibilities for this opportunity include, but are not limited to:
• Meet patient’s goals and needs while providing quality care by conducting pulmonary function tests
• Assess and interpret evaluations and test results to provide a treatment plan
• Administer respiratory therapy treatments
• Evaluate effects of the treatment plan, recommend adjustments and modifications
• Maintain a safe and clean work environment by complying with procedures, rule and regulations
Our strong, long-term connections—with the most admired companies—mean a new world of possibilities for your career. Partnering with CareerStaff Unlimited is the kind of proactive move that can put you on an inside track, give you access to more career opportunities, and get you that dream job faster than going at it alone.
Job Requirements:
• 1 Year of previous hospital experience
• Respiratory Therapist (CRT or RRT) with valid license in state of practice
• BLS issued through American Heart Association
• Must be eligible to work in the United States
About CareerStaff Unlimited:
At CareerStaff Unlimited, our mission is to connect our clients with talented healthcare professionals ensuring the delivery of exceptional patient care. We serve our mission by leveraging a national network 25+ offices throughout the United States. CareerStaff’s services include travel and per diem employment opportunities for nurses, therapists and pharmacists.
CareerStaff Unlimited is proud to practice Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action (EEO/AA).