Catholic Health Initiatives Certified Respiratory Therapist, Respiratory Therapy, Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, Nights, Full Time in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky

Certified Respiratory Therapist, Respiratory Therapy, Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, Nights, Full Time


Job Summary:

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This position provides respiratory care procedures per physician order or protocol as described in the scope of practice. Responsibilities include critical care, general care, SNF care, and rehabilitation care assignments, and all related patient care plans. Individuals will work with physicians and other members of the patient care team in care planning, education, and quality improvement. Assumes preceptor duties as assigned, may include role as designated charge therapist as assigned by manager, develops policies and procedures, performs monitors and data collection for quality assurance, and assists in goal setting and evaluations for department, team members and self.



  • KBRC certification required

  • NBRC certification required

  • AHA BLS required


  • Associate degree in respiratory therapy required


  • Minimum of two years of critical care respiratory therapy experience required

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Demonstratesa commitment to service, organization values and professionalism throughappropriate conduct and demeanor at all times

  • Adheresto and exhibits our core values: Reverence : Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for allcreation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God andacknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us. Integrity : Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty andsincerity as a basis of trustworthiness. Compassion : Feeling with others, being one with others in theirsorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of thehuman community. Excellence : Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continuallysurpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.

  • Maintainsconfidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times

  • Adheresto organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines

  • Workscollaboratively and supports efforts of team members

  • Demonstratesexceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians,patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community

Catholic HealthInitiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers CBKYONE

Job Respiratory


Daily Schedule 3

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0090156