Respiratory Therapist (Rt)

Select Medical Corporation Springfield , MO 65802

Posted 3 weeks ago

Overview

Critical Illness Recovery Hospital

Respiratory Therapist: Full Time Nights

At Select Specialty/ Regency Hospital, a division of Select Medical,our specialty hospitals care for chronically and critically ill or post-ICU patients who require extended hospital care. We are currently seeking a Respiratory Therapist (RT) to join our team. We offer an excellent network of career opportunities across the U.S.

Responsibilities

As a Respiratory Therapist (RT), you will provide quality patient care as a member of the Respiratory Team, develop and ensure the patient plan of care collaboration with physicians, registered nurses, therapists, PT/OT/SLP therapists and nursing assistants.

Other responsibilities of the Respiratory Therapist (RT) position include:

  • Evaluating patient and recommends a treatment plan

  • Providing respiratory care to patients with critical and complex medical and surgical conditions

  • Performing insertion and removal of endotracheal tubes

  • Performing timely and accurate documentation

  • Promoting continuous quality improvement

  • Teaching and counseling patients/families

Qualifications

As a Respiratory Therapist (RT), you must be able to deliver superior quality in all that you do. We are seeking results-driven team players who treat patients as if they were their own family members. Qualified candidates must be passionate about providing a superior quality of care. You must also be a resourceful problem solver who thrives in a fast-paced environment.

Other requirements of the Respiratory Therapist (RT) role include:

  • Graduate of a respiratory care program

  • Current licensure to practice as a Respiratory Therapist in the state

  • Being a Registered Respiratory Therapist

  • Current BLS

  • ACLS to be obtained within 6 months of hire

  • Critical Care experience in a hospital setting is a plus!

  • Positive, caring and customer-service-oriented attitude

Additional Data

Benefits

Our focus on high-quality results creates a challenging, fast-paced and rewarding environment. We offer a comprehensive benefits package with a variety of options to meet your health care needs.

Other full-time benefits of the Respiratory Therapist (RT) position include:

  • Excellent Orientation Program

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Extended Illness Days (EID)

  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • Prescription Coverage

  • Life Insurance

  • Short- and Long-Term Disability

  • Continuing Education and Tuition Reimbursement

  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with emplyer matching

  • Personal and Family Medical Leave

  • Join the network of over 40,000 employees with huge growth and relocation opportunities

Join a Select Team of Excellence Today!

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Respiratory Therapist (Rt)

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