Part-time Registered Respiratory Therapist, RRT
Company: BJC HealthCare
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: September 16, 2020
Additional Job Information
- 24 Hours per Week -
- Sign-On Bonus Eligible $5,000 -
- Benefits Eligible -
Job ID: 1205149
Employment Status: Part-Time
More Information:Christian Hospital is an acute-care community
hospital with 220 staffed beds, located in north St. Louis County.
As a founding member of BJC HealthCare, the hospital has an expert
medical staff and a diverse workforce of nearly 2,000 health care
professionals who are dedicated to providing the absolute best care
with the latest technology and medical advances. Christian Hospital
is nationally recognized for stroke care and cardiology, and highly
regarded for its excellence in emergency medicine, robotic surgery,
orthopedic and spine surgery, pulmonology and wound care.
Our Northwest HealthCare campus, located six miles west of
Christian Hospital in Florissant, offers the community 24-hour
emergency care as well as a variety of outpatient services and
Inpatient and outpatient diagnostics center for all pulmonary
Provides direct patient care activities related to respiratory care
including assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and
evaluation within the guidelines of the hospital and department.
Can independently apply advanced clinical respiratory expertise and
scientific knowledge including best practices serving as a resource
to others as part of the patient care team. Ensures care provided
is safe, effective, developmentally and age appropriate while
complying with all quality and regulatory requirements as well as
quality improvement initiatives.
- Effectively communicates by participating in the exchange of
information including documentation, handoff and works
collaboratively with the healthcare team.
- Provides education and training about respiratory treatments
and procedures to others including patients, families, students,
new employees and members of the healthcare team utilizing
diversity and learning styles.
- Holds self-accountable and seeks out opportunities for
continuous learning and feedback and is able to perform multiple
related duties, prioritizing and applying effective time
- Performs various diagnostic and therapeutic respiratory
procedures according to established standards, procedures,
guidelines and policies. Applies respiratory knowledge and clinical
expertise, including the ability to assess, analyze and
troubleshoot as needed.
- Demonstrates advanced clinical and critical thinking skills to
support additional job responsibilities such as ECMO support,
bronchoscopies, sleep lab, labor and delivery, cardiopulmonary
rehab, charge/team lead etc. as needed.
- BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The
ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe
manner is an essential function of this job.
- Assoc/CoARC Accredited Program
- No Experience
- No Experience
Licenses & Certifications
- Basic Cardiovascular Life Sup
- Respiratory Care Practitioner
Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information
- Bachelor's DegreeBenefits StatementNote: not all benefits apply
to all openings
- Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability
- Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
- 401(k) plan
- Tuition Assistance
- Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
- On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
- Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time
*Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital
East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health
CenterLegal StatementThe above information on this description has
been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work
performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to
contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all
responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees
assigned to this job.
Equal Opportunity Employer
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