Catholic Health Initiatives Respiratory Therapist Reg, Cardiopulmonary Services, Nights, Full Time in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky

Respiratory Therapist Reg, Cardiopulmonary Services, Nights, Full Time


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.


Education: Associates degree in Respiratory Therapy preferred. CRT's

also considered.

Experience: Minimum of 2 years of critical care respiratory therapy

experience preferred. Patient Care, Assessment, and Critical Thinking Skills,

Technical Skills related to Patient Care Equipment, Writing and Communication

Skills, and Teambuilding Skills.

License/Certification: KY and national certification in Respiratory Therapy.

  • For those hired after November 14, 2016,

KentuckyOne Health will verify education required by the position, through

primary source verification, prior to beginning employment. Education

verification will also include the collection of a high school diploma or

equivalent, transcript, or other written validation of education.

Job Respiratory


Daily Schedule 3

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0133654