Community Health Systems Respiratory Therapist in Blue Island, Illinois

Description:

Primary job function is to provide patient care which includes the administration of all forms of Respiratory Therapy to both general and critical care patients. Evaluates the response to and effects of therapy given. Demonstrates competency in meeting standards of care and unit/department specific care expectations. Performs Charge Duties as assigned. Serves all ages including neonate, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric.

Qualifications

Education: Graduate of an AMA approved school of Respiratory Therapy.

Experience: Previous experience as a Respiratory Therapist in the hospital setting preferred. PFT experience required.

License/Certification: IL RT license through the state of Illinois required. CRT or RRT certification required. RRT-NPS preferred. BLS and NRP certification required. CPI certification required no later than 12/31/2019.

Job: Respiratory Therapy

Organization: MetroSouth Medical Center

Location: IL-Blue Island

Requisition ID: 1817198