Respiratory Therapist

Ascension Health Birmingham , AL 35202

Posted 2 months ago

We Are Hiring St.

Vincent's Birmingham is hiring for a Respiratory Therapist! Location:

St.Vincent's Birmingham (Downtown) Department: Respiratory Therapy Shift: Full Time, Day Shift *This position can be filled by a Certified or Registered Respiratory Therapist Ascension St.

Vincent's Birmingham is our largest hospital in Birmingham with nearly 400 beds. The associates at St.

Vincent Birmingham have a strong team approach.

You will be heard, supported, and encouraged each day by the team around you! Ready to fulfill your calling with a company that cares? Apply today!

What You Will Do Conduct medically prescribed respiratory therapy under the supervision of a respiratory therapist. Implement an established treatment plan using appropriate modalities. Document findings of patient progress.

Seek consultation as necessary. Monitor patient's response to treatment plan. Communicate patient progress and possible goal revisions to respiratory therapist.

Educate the patient and family/caregiver about patient deficits. Provide discharge planning assistance and information regarding appropriate selection/use of adaptive equipment and community support programs. May oversee the care provided according to established regulations and practice standards.

What You Will Need Licensure / Certification / Registration: BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. Education: High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.

Additional Preferences No additional preferences. Why Join Our Team Ascension St.

Vincent's has been serving Birmingham and surrounding communities for more than 120 years.

We employ over 4,800 associates across five hospitals in addition to outpatient health centers, physician offices, rehabilitation centers and more. Ascension St.

Vincent's is committed to providing compassionate, personalized care for all, including our associates.

We offer a place of respect and inclusion, as well as a rich learning environment with countless opportunities for career growth and professional development.

If you are looking to make an immediate impact in your community, we invite you to explore a career with Ascension St.

Vincent's today.

When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000 individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance alone to support associate growth and development.

If you are looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in your community, we invite you to join our team today. Equal Employment Opportunity Employer Ascension St.

Vincent Health System is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer.

Associates and Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status. Pay Non-Discrimination Notice: For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster: EEO is the Law Poster Supplement Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment.

Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants. This employer participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information. E-Verify

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