Registered Respiratory Therapist
Company: St. Vincent's Health System, AL
Posted on: October 11, 2018
Registered Respiratory Therapist Job ID: 268948 Registered Respiratory Therapist Birmingham, Alabama Regular Additional Job Information Title: Therapist-Respiratory-Reg City, State: Birmingham,AL Location: St Vincent's Birmingham Department: Respiratory Therapy 001 Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Night, 72 hours Bi-Weekly About Us St. Vincent's Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent's Birmingham, St. Vincent's Blount, St. Vincent's East, St. Vincent's St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent's Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities. Job Description Job Summary: Provides evaluation of and care for patients with respiratory insufficiencies. Responsibilities: 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. 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 available programs. Responds to emergency resuscitation team code. Qualifications Licenses/Certifications/Registration: Required Credential(s): Respiratory Therapist credentialed from the Alabama Board of Respiratory Therapy obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. One or more of the following: BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. Preferred Credential(s): Certification specializing in Neonatal Resuscitation. Pediatric Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA). Respiratory Care Practitioner. Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA). Education: Diploma High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required Work Experience: None required. How To Apply Human Resources located at St. Vincent's Birmingham, 806 St. Vincent's Drive, Birmingham, AL 35205 (4thfloor in Building 1) 8:00am - 2:00pmHuman Resources located at St. Vincent's East, 50 Medical Park East Drive, Suite 259, Birmingham, AL 35235 (2ndfloor) 8:00am - 2:00pm Administration office at St. Vincent's Blount, 150 Gilbreath Drive, Oneonta, AL 35121 9:00am-3:00pm Equal Employment Opportunity As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law. Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants. E-Verify Statement St. Vincent's participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-verify link below for more information. Share: ->
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