Responsible for staff supervision and management for all hours of operation. Develops departmental policies and procedures, conducts performance appraisals and leads quality improvement activities. In addition, responsible for the delivery of respiratory care services throughout the Medical Center. Demonstrates standards of Service Excellence in all interactions. Plan, direct and coordinate the operations of the following departments: Respiratory Therapy, Pulmonary Testing Lab, Pulmonary Rehab, Sleep Center, Hyperbaric Medicine, and Wound Healing Center. Manage all areas to achieve optimal performance.
Department: Respiratory Therapy
Hours: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Minimum 5 years experience in the practice of respiratory care required
5 years specific to acute care delivery, and 3 years of tertiary-level respiratory care experience is preferred.
Must possess previous progressive leadership experience focused on performance improvement
Work and/or educational experience that promoted group/team working relations is preferred.
Must have communication skills sufficient to effectively interact with all patients, medical center employees, and physicians.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Bachelors degree requied; Masters degree preferred
Graduate with a certificate of completion from a two or four-year NBRC- approved program in respiratory care.
Licensed in the state of New Jersey to practice respiratory therapy.
Registry with the National Board of Respiratory Care as a Registered Respiratory Therapist.
Current CPR training with recertification every year.
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center is a leading provider of high-quality, comprehensive, and humanistic care serving northern New Jersey and beyond. Located just 10 minutes from the George Washington Bridge, this community teaching hospital is nationally recognized for cardiac surgery and cardiac care, breast imaging and cancer care, spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, and maternity care, and is an international leader in patient blood management and bloodless surgery. Other areas of excellence include diagnostic imaging, offering a 3T MRI machine, a hybrid operating room, and other state-of-the-art technology.