Who We Are
Valley Health System is a not-for-profit network of hospitals, urgent cares, physician practices, and services. Expanding across Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, we are devoted to the health of all who call our 18-county area home.
A vital resource for healthcare, we are the region's largest employer, a dependable community partner, and are at the leading edge of clinical innovations.
We are looking for passionate, innovative, and caring people who will each bring their unique skills and perspectives to our workplace.
What You Will Do:
Valley Health is seeking a Respiratory Therapist I for Winchester Medical Center. Come join a remarkable team where quality care meets quality service, every patient, every time. Let Valley Health be the destination for your professional growth! All new employees will have their Registry upon hire. All new employees will obtain their BLS certification within 45 days of hire. As a RT I, you will participate on the clinical ladder, which reflects a degree of professional practice and clinical expertise. The Respiratory Therapist cares for patients in the neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric age groups. This individual provides services in accordance with specific physician orders, department policies, procedures and protocols. This individual is responsible for patient assessments, patient education, implementation of therapy and the evaluation of the effectiveness of therapy. It is the responsibility of the Respiratory Therapist to be an active participant in a multidisciplinary team in communicating the needs of the patient with the physician and members of the care health team.
What You Will Bring:
Associates Respiratory Therapy
1 Years preferred
New graduates encouraged to apply
Certification & Licensures
Respiratory Care Practitioner License in Virginia Required (prior to department orientation)
Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Required upon hire
BLS Certification (Basic Life Support) - American Heart 'Healthcare Provider' (HCP) - AHA approved Required within 45 days of hire
RT Level I
Strong motivational and organization skills.
Strong time management skills.
Ability to handle moderate to high stressful situations in a calm and conscientious manner.
Strong verbal communication skills.
Demonstrates competency and performs consistently under non-routine conditions and complex situations.
Models behavior in alignment with the organizational values.
What You Will Get:
Onsite Childcare (available at some locations)
Paid Time Off
some benefits are subject to change due to job status
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We are neighbors caring for neighbors, and our goal is always to help those we serve get well, feel well, and stay well.
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