Ascension Health Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in Anderson, Indiana

Job ID: 257317

Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Anderson, Indiana

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Therapist-Respiratory-Reg

City, State: Anderson,IN

Location: Anderson-2015 Jackson Street

Department: Respiratory Care 001

Additional Job Details: Part-Time,Day, 20 hours,Weekly

About Us

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 care.

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):

  • Certified BLS Provider obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Certification specializing in Neonatal Resuscitation obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Certification specializing in Advanced Cardio Life Support obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Certified Pediatric Advanced Life Support obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Respiratory Care Practitioner obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Certified Respiratory Therapist obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent required

  • Master's degree in a related field, or combination of Bachelor's degree and related experience preferred

Work Experience:

  • 3 Years Preferred Technical Experience.

How To Apply

Service of the Poor. Reverence. Integrity. Wisdom. Creativity. Dedication.

These are the Core Values we uphold at St.Vincent.

If they describe you, you may be a good candidate to join our nationally-recognized team at one of our many Indiana ministries.

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