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

Respiratory Therapist Reg, Respiratory Therapy, Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, 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.



Associate degree in Respiratory Therapy


Required Experience:

Minimum of two years of critical care

respiratory therapy experience preferred.


Kentucky and national certification as

Registered Respiratory Therapist.


Patient Care, Assessment, and Critical

Thinking Skills, Technical Skills related to Patient Care Equipment, Writing

and Communication Skills, & Teambuilding Skills

  • 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.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates a commitment to service, hospital valuesand professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.

  • Adheres to and exhibits Catholic Health Initiativescore 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.

  • Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive dataat all times.

  • Adheres to organizational and department specificsafety standards and guidelines.

  • Works collaboratively and supports efforts of teammembers.

  • Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interactseffectively with physicians, patients, visitors, staff and the broaderhealth care community.

CatholicHealth Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity EmployersCBKYONE

Job Respiratory


Daily Schedule 3

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0106089