Registered Respiratory Therapist (Rrt) - Acute NS

Johns Hopkins Medicine Baltimore , MD 21203

Posted 1 week ago

Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) - Acute NS

Requisition #: 182858

Location: Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD

Category: Respiratory

Work Shift: Night Shift

Work Week: Full Time Nursing (36 hours)

Weekend Work Required: Yes

Date Posted: March 15, 2019

Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees.

Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare field.

Job duties:

The Registered Respiratory Therapist is responsible for providing direct patient respiratory care treatments, and assisting in evaluating patients with respiratory illness. Include but not limited to: Respiratory therapy in various critical care units, general respiratory care, emergency room, ventilator management, CPAP/BIPAP, 02 Therapy, CPT, Aerosolized medications, CPR/code team, and computerized documentation.

Job Status:

Full Time, 36 hours per week
7:00pm-7:00am, every other weekend required

Work Location/Department/Unit:

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

Acute Respiratory

Job Requirements:

  • A minimum of six (6) months of previous experience. Minimum of 1 year critical care preferred (may include clinical rotation experience if new grad.
  • ABG experience highly desirable.

Education Requirements:

  • Associates degree in respiratory therapy or closely related field is required with active coursework in a bachelor's degree program, and a designated completion date. Bachelor's degree in respiratory therapy or closely related field preferred. Must be a graduate of an AMA approved school of Respiratory Therapy

  • Must have current AHA Basic Life Support (BLS). Must obtain Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification within 1 year of hire date and remain current during employment.

License/Certification:

  • Registration by the National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC) as a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) is required. Must be licensed by the Maryland State Board of Physician Quality Assurance.
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