Certified Respiratory Therapist Full time Days-ST Francis
Company: Ascension Health
Posted on: September 24, 2022
We Are Hiring: Bonus: This role is eligible for a $10,000
sign-on bonus, provided you successfully complete all
pre-employment requirements subject to the terms and conditions of
the offer. - Current associates, and former associates of six
months or less are not eligible.Title: Registered Respiratory
TherapistDepartment: Respiratory CareSchedule: Full Time 7:00 AM -
3:30 PM with every other weekend and rotating holidays required.
-Hospital: Ascension Saint Francis HospitalLocation: 355 Ridge
Avenue, Evanston, IL 60202 What You Will Do: Provide evaluation of
and care for patients with respiratory insufficiencies.
- Assess patient for appropriate type and frequency of treatment
and develop a plan of care based on diagnosis.
- Implement and monitor patient care plan and equipment.
- Monitor, record and communicate patient condition.
- Perform advanced respiratory care modalities.
- Evaluate respiratory practice, administration of medications,
and treatment based on patient outcomes.
- Educate the patient and family about the health condition and
provide information about community support groups and other
- Assist with care, calibration and maintenance of all
- Participate in maintaining departmental inventory levels for
supplies and equipment.
- Process equipment per established cleaning/sterilization
- Respond to emergency resuscitation team calls. - What You Will
Need: Licensure / Certification / Registration:
- 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 required (New
graduates must have receipt of payment for application to IDFPR
- Respiratory Therapist credentialed from the National Board for
Respiratory Care (NBRC) preferred. New grads must have proof of
passing entry level exam, CRT. Proof can include; passing
scores,certificate from the NBRC or letter from the NBRC stating
passing of exam.Education:
- High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Technical degree required. Additional
Preferences: Certified as a Resp. Therapist required. BLS/ACLS
required Why Join Our Team: Ascension Illinois, one of the largest
health systems in Illinois, with 15 hospitals and over 150 sites of
care, serves over 6.6 million residents in the greater Chicagoland
area. A career at Ascension means 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. 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 will provide equal
employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for
employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin,
citizenship, 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.For further information regarding
your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the
Law" poster: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. E-Verify Statement: This employer
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