Providence is calling a Full Time, Day Shift Assistant Manager, Respiratory Therapy to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance in Torrance, CA.
Manage and coordinate unit, direct and supervise functions and activities. Interpret policies/procedures/protocols, standards and regulations as appropriate.
Perform duties in any respiratory capacity as needed.
Demonstrate proficiency in delivering care to assigned age-specific patient population (e.g., infants, adolescents, adults, geriatrics, pediatrics), and participates in related continuing education.
Must have an A.A. Degree from a Respiratory Care Program
Required minimum 5 years clinical experience.
Current California State Respiratory Care Practitioner license required
RRT required for new grad Respiratory Therapist applicants hired on or before 1/1/15
Current BLS-HCP (Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers), American Heart Association ( AHA ) or American Red Cross ( ARC ), CPR / AED for Professional Rescuer accepted on hire until care expiration date.
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS ) certification required within 180 days of hire
Pediatric Advanced Life Support ( PALS ) certification required within 180 days of hire
Must have excellent communication and listening skills
Must have intermediate knowledge in Microsoft Office
Maintains working knowledge of applicable regulatory agency standards and the Respiratory Care Practice Act
Demonstrate competency in selected technical and psychomotor skills
Demonstrate sound basic knowledge in the caring and the decision-making process for a designated patient population
Demonstrate competency and working knowledge of the Hospital Information System
Promote teamwork and strong morale within the ministry
Effective leadership ability to provide high quality care services
Must have a positive attitude
About the hospital you will serve:
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is a 436-bed non-profit hospital serving the greater South Bay communities of Los Angeles since 1960. We are proud of our reputation for clinical excellence, use of advanced technology, and a distinct focus on providing care with a personal, healing touch. In addition to the finest general medical, surgical, and critical care services, we offer a number of specialty programs including Cardiovascular Services, Women's and Children's Health, Oncology, and Emergency Care.
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is the only South Bay area hospital to be named a 100 Top Hospital by Truven Health; a distinction we have held four years in a row. As a recent recipient of the Premier Award for Quality by the Premier healthcare alliance and the American Hospital Association McKesson Quest for Quality, our commitment to outstanding patient care and operational efficiency is clear.
As a member of Providence Health & Services, a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, we believe strongly in respecting the dignity of each person and give special concern to the most vulnerable members of our community.
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