Catholic Health Initiatives Respiratory Therapist, Registered, Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky

Respiratory Therapist, Registered, Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital

Description

PRN

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.

Qualifications

Education:

Associate degree in Respiratory Therapy

required.

Required Experience:

Minimum of two years of critical care

respiratory therapy experience preferred.

Licensure:

Kentucky and national certification as

Registered Respiratory Therapist.

Skills:

Patient Care, Assessment, and Critical

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

and Communication Skills, & Team building Skills

Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health

Primary Location KENTUCKY-LOUISVILLE-ST. MARY AND ELIZABETH HOSP.

Daily Schedule varies

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0166274

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.