RESPIRATORY CARE PRACTITIONER

at USA Medical Staff (view profile)
Published July 14, 2022
Location Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Category Allied Health - Respiratory Therapy (RRT & CRTT)  
Job Type Full Time  

Description

Please get in touch for all the information relating to this fantastic opportunity!

Extremely competitive salary range!

Job Summary:

Report directly to the charge therapist on every shift. Responsible for all aspects of Respiratory Care including, ventilator management, oxygen therapy, specialty gas administration, aerosolized medication therapy, chest physio-therapy, blood gas analysis, patient care assessment, multi-disciplinary team collaboration, Charge Therapist leadership role in the absence of the Charge Therapist, ongoing and continuing education as dictated by the hospital and the State of PA, participation in Quality Assessment activities within the department.

 

Skills & Abilities:

Excellent interpersonal skills required with initiative, judgment, and problem-solving skills. Excellent customer service and teamwork skills required. Ability to organize with great time management abilities to ensure workload accomplishment. Able to meet physical demands: standing, walking, bending, and lifting. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Adaptable to change where patient care needs dictate change. Professional role model. Demonstrates age appropriate skills applicable to SCHC.

Education:

Must be a graduate form an AARC accredited school.

 

Experience:

Pediatric experience preferred.

or

Minimum of one year hospital and critical care experience preferred.

 

Supervisory Responsibility:

Responsible for supervision of staff therapists in the absence of the charge therapist. (Full time only)

 

Required Licenses/Certifications:

Must possess a PA State License to practice Respiratory Care. License must be in good standing.

AHA CPR and/or BLS certification

SKILLS AND CERTIFICATIONS [note: bold skills and certification are required]
Must be a graduate form an AARC accredited school
Pediatric experience preferred. or Minimum of one year hospital and critical care experience prefe
Must possess a PA State License to practice Respiratory Care. License must be in good standing. AH
Security Clearance Required: No
Visa Candidate Considered: No
Full-time
Benefits - Full
Relocation Assistance Available - No
Commission Compensation - No
Bonus Eligible - Yes
Overtime Eligible - No
Interview Travel Reimbursed - No
CANDIDATE DETAILS
1+ to 2 years experience
Seniority Level - Entry
Management Experience Required - No
Minimum Education - High School Diploma or Equivalent
Willingness to Travel - Never
IDEAL CANDIDATE
We have various schedules available and we're looking for a candidate with the flexibility and ability to work the designated schedule which consists of day/night shift, weekends, 1 summer and 1 winter holiday:

48 biwkly hours and 72 biwkly hours
Schedule:
24 hr. dept.  Two 12 hrs rotating day/night shifts 7a-7:30p or 7p-7:30am. Every 3rd weekend rotation and and minimum three holidays per year.
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