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Respiratory Therapist (RT)

at Select Medical

Posted: 12/12/2018
Job Reference #: 87119
Keywords: counseling

Job Description

  • Job ID
    87119
    Location
    US-PA-Harrisburg
    Experience (Years)
    1
    Category
    Clinical - Respiratory Therapist
    Street Address
    111 S Front St, 5th Flr
    Company
    Select Specialty Hospital
    Position Type
    12-Hour Shift - Full Time Days
  • Overview

    RESPIRATORY THERAPIST (RT)

    Critical Illness Recovery Hospital

    At Select Specialty/ Regency Hospital, a division of Select Medical,our specialty hospitals care for chronically and critically ill or post-ICU patients who require extended hospital care. We are currently seeking a ­­­­­Respiratory Therapist (RT) to join our team. We offer an excellent network of career opportunities across the U.S.



    Responsibilities

    As a Respiratory Therapist (RT), you will provide quality patient care as a member of the Respiratory Team, develop and ensure the patient plan of care collaboration with physicians, registered nurses, therapists, PT/OT/SLP therapists and nursing assistants.

    Other responsibilities of the Respiratory Therapist (RT) position include:

    • Evaluating patient and recommends a treatment plan
    • Providing respiratory care to patients with critical and complex medical and surgical conditions
    • Performing insertion and removal of endotracheal tubes
    • Performing timely and accurate documentation
    • Promoting continuous quality improvement
    • Teaching and counseling patients/families

    Qualifications

    As a Respiratory Therapist (RT), you must be able to deliver superior quality in all that you do. We are seeking results-driven team players who treat patients as if they were their own family members. Qualified candidates must be passionate about providing a superior quality of care. You must also be a resourceful problem solver who thrives in a fast-paced environment.

    Other requirements of the Respiratory Therapist (RT) role include:

    • Graduate of a respiratory care program
    • Current licensure to practice as a Respiratory Therapist in the state
    • Being a Registered Respiratory Therapist
    • Current BLS
    • ACLS to be obtained within 6 months of hire
    • Critical Care experience in a hospital setting is a plus!
    • Positive, caring and customer-service-oriented attitude

    Additional Data

    Benefits

    Our focus on high-quality results creates a challenging, fast-paced and rewarding environment. We offer a comprehensive benefits package with a variety of options to meet your health care needs.

    Other full-time benefits of the Respiratory Therapist (RT) position include:

    • Excellent Orientation Program
    • Paid Time Off (PTO)
    • Extended Illness Days (EID)
    • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
    • Prescription Coverage
    • Life Insurance
    • Short- and Long-Term Disability
    • Continuing Education and Tuition Reimbursement
    • 401(k) Retirement Plan with emplyer matching
    • Personal and Family Medical Leave
    • Join the network of over 40,000 employees with huge growth and relocation opportunities

    Join a Select Team of Excellence Today!

    Apply now!

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