Respiratory Therapist Residency Program at AdventHealth Connerton
Location Address:9441 Health Center Drive, Land O' Lakes, Florida 34637
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Connerton:
77 bed 70,000 sq. ft. all private rooms 10 ICU and 30 PCU beds with an Operating Room and Full service Pharmacy
Facility opened in 2009 and in Dec 2019 we opened our new 30 bed critical care wing
Our employees tell us this is a family oriented environment, very welcoming and helpful
Our employee turnover is lower than most hospital and our employee engagement scores are continually top quartile.
Specialty hospital for critically ill medically complex patients
Pulmonary and Vapotherm Center of Excellence
Staff consists of all Registered Respiratory Therapist, 65% BSN or above RNs, Current staff certifications include CCRN, PCCN, CNML, WCNC, NEA-BC, and RN-BC
Onsite BSN completion program partnership with South University with staff discounted rate
Simulation Lab and Clinical Transition Pilot Program
No designated COVID Unit
For the 13 week RT Residency Program you will be required to work 20 hours per week, which will include one 12 hour precepted clinical shift per week and one 8 hour didactic shift per week.
What you will need:
Application period opens December 1, 2020 and closes December 31, 2020
Interview process is January 4-15, 2021.
Application selection completed by January 20, 2021 Applicant will be notified.
Graduate Respiratory Therapy program begins on Feb 18, 2021 completed August 23, 2021.
Welcome to the Residency program to begin on February 18, 2021.
Program will marry one RT resident per preceptor for one 12-hr shift per week.
Residents will attend one 8-hr didactical class here at Connerton instructed by Danitza Acevedo RRT.
CRT graduate from a Respiratory program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).
Active Florida CRT License
2 letters of recommendation, 1 must be from the RT program director or clinical leader.
Must work under the guidance of a Connerton RT preceptor that you are assigned to.
We are looking for enthusiastic, energetic, applicants who share our vision, mission and values and are looking to become part of our AdventHealth Connerton family.
Graduate RT benefits:
$1,000 graduation bonus to all qualified Residency Graduate CRT therapist hired into the residency program.
$1,500 bonus paid to all qualified CRT residence once the RRT is completed. RRT License obtained within 6 months of CRT hire date.
Sign a 2-year commitment to Connerton.
Formal orientation to AdventHealth Connerton.
Critical Care experience.
AdventHealth encourages and supports all team members in seeking higher education with tuition reimbursement programs, flexible scheduling, and comprehensive benefits package.
Whole Person Care, Diversity and inclusion.
Internal Number: 20028829
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.