Respiratory Therapist - (RRT)
Posted on: November 6, 2019
We Are Hiring
Respiratory Therapist (RRT) $5000 Sign On Bonus!
Full Time, Night Shift 6pm-6am - 4 days per week. Limited
The Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP) performs routine
respiratory care procedures as assigned, varying in complexity.
These include, but are not limited to: preparation, administration
and monitoring of medication and treatment modalities and gas
therapy, ventilator support, spirometry. Respiratory Therapist are
part of the emergency response team, including trauma code 1, Rapid
Response Team, Labor and Delivery and code blue. The direct care
team, aids physicians and other care health professionals with
respiratory care related procedures within the scope of the
professional licensure. Delivers exceptional patient care and
adheres to standards and guidelines established by respiratory
agencies and Ascension Health to ensure optimal patient safety and
For Respiratory Therapists at St Vincent Anderson, work is more
than the place we go each day. It's an environment that nurtures
relationships, connects talent, and understands patients so we can
provide holistic care that treats the whole person: body, mind and
spirit. Our innovative approach impacts and influences the
community that we serve. Come Join Us!
Why Join Ascension?
St. Vincent, part of Ascension, is a nonprofit, faith-based health
system that is guided by our mission to provide compassionate,
personalized care, especially for those who are vulnerable. St.
Vincent is one of Indiana's largest employers with 22 ministries
serving 57 counties in central and southern Indiana. Our
134-year-old health system includes a wide range of services
including cardiovascular care, women's and children's health,
neurosciences, cancer care, orthopedics, bariatrics, primary care,
emergency medicine, imaging, general surgery and long-term acute
What You Will Do
As an Associate with St. Vincent Health-IN, you will have the
opportunity to provide evaluation of and care for patients with
--- Assesses patient for appropriate type and frequency of
treatment and develops a plan of care based on diagnosis.
--- Implements and monitors patient care plan and equipment.
Monitors, records and communicates patient condition.
--- Performs advanced respiratory care modalities, such as
intubation and arterial line insertion.
--- Evaluates respiratory practice, administration of medications,
and treatment based on patient outcome.
--- Educates the patient and family about the health condition and
provides information about community support groups and other
--- Responds to emergency resuscitation team code.
What You Will Need
--- Required Credential(s):
- Certified BLS Provider obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of
hire date or job transfer date.
- Respiratory Care Practitioner credentialed from the Indiana
Respiratory Care Committee obtained prior to hire date or job
- Respiratory Therapist specializing in Registered credentialed
from the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) obtained prior
to hire date or job transfer date.
--- Preferred Credential(s):
- Advanced Life Support.
- Certification specializing in Neonatal Resuscitation.
- Certified Pediatric Advanced Life Support.
- High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
--- None required.
--- Adult Critical Care Specialist preferred.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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