Respiratory Therapist, Prn, Nights

Amita Health Aurora , IL 60503

Posted 2 months ago

We Are Hiring

  • We are offering a $1,500 sign-on bonus to eligible candidates.

AMITA Health Mercy Medical Center Aurora is hiring a Registered Respiratory Therapist to work on a as needed basis. Come and play an essential role in patient care at one of the largest health systems in Illinois!

Schedule: PRN nights, 8 or 12 hour shifts 7PM to 7AM or 11PM to 7AM

Why Join AMITA Health?

AMITA Health Mercy Aurora has built a legacy of caring for the community and its residents. Founded in 1911, AMITA Health Mercy Aurora is a full-service hospital with a Level II Trauma Center, a Primary Stroke Center, and a state-of-the-art outpatient surgery center with minimally invasive robotics technology. We provide comprehensive care in a wide range of medical areas, including our renowned heart and vascular care for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of heart disease.

What You Will Do

As a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with AMITA Health, you will provide evaluation of and care for patients with respiratory insufficiencies.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Assess patients for appropriate type and frequency of treatment, and develop a plan of care based on diagnosis.

  • Implement and monitor patient care plans and equipment.

  • Perform advanced respiratory care modalities.

  • Evaluate respiratory practice, administration of medications, and treatment based on patient outcome.

  • Educate the patient and family about the health condition and provide information about community support groups and other available programs.

  • Respond to emergency resuscitation team codes.

What You Will Need

Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Respiratory Care Practitioner credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained within 4 Months (120 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.

Equal Employment Opportunity

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

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