Registered Respiratory Therapist

St. Vincent Health, IN - Boonville, IN (30+ days ago)3.9


About Us

St. Vincent, part of Ascension, is a nonprofit, faith-based health system that is guided by our mission to provide compassionate, personalized care, especially for those who are vulnerable. St. Vincent is one of Indiana’s largest employers with 22 ministries serving 57 counties in central and southern Indiana. Our 134-year-old health system includes a wide range of services including cardiovascular care, women’s and children’s health, neurosciences, cancer care, orthopedics, bariatrics, primary care, emergency medicine, imaging, general surgery and long-term acute care.

Job Description

St. Vincent has been dedicated to improving the health of Indiana communities we have been privileged to serve for more than 140 years, with 20 health ministry’s serving in central and southern Indiana. More than 16,000 associates and 3,000 physicians provide a broad range of medical expertise and services - offering compassionate and personalized care for those they serve. St. Vincent is faith based and is a part of the largest non-profit health care system in the US, which means there is more opportunity for you.

Our team of pulmonologists and respiratory therapists are experienced in treating all lung and breathing conditions. Physicians also schedule appointments two days a month in the Outreach Clinic at St. Vincent Warrick Hospital in Boonville, Indiana, for added convenience.

What you will do:
As a part of our Respiratory department you will help with the evaluation of and care for patients with respiratory insufficiencies.

Assesses patient for appropriate type and frequency of treatment and develops 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 outcome.
Educate the patient and family about the health condition and provides information about community support groups and other available programs.
Respond to emergency resuscitation team code.

Qualifications

Licensure/Certification/Registration:
Required Credential(s):
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire or job transfer date
Licensed Respiratory Care Practitioner credentialed from the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Certified Respiratory Therapist obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Preferred Credential(s):
Registered Respiratory Therapist credentialed from the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education:
Minimum Qualification: Graduate of an accredited respiratory therapy education program. Must be registered by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC).

How To Apply

Service of the Poor. Reverence. Integrity. Wisdom. Creativity. Dedication.
These are the Core Values we uphold at St.Vincent.

If they describe you, you may be a good candidate to join our nationally-recognized team at one of our many Indiana ministries.

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