Bon Secours Mercy Health Registered Respiratory Therapist - Respiratory - Mercy Health West Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio
Thank you for considering a career at Mercy Health
As a RRT, you’re highly skilled and compassionate. At Mercy, we need your expertise. We’re a faith-based healthcare organization that gives care to those who need it the most. And we’re looking for people just like you to join our team. We need friendly professionals who put patients first. We have full time and PRN positions. You’ll find a highly competitive shift differential, with plenty of schedule flexibility beyond your regular shift commitment. Plus, we have multiple facilities, so you’ll have the flexibility to take shifts and move up professionally at other locations.
As a RRT at Mercy Health, you’ll deliver critical and non-critical cardiopulmonary services to patients of all ages. We offer many services, allowing you to use all of your skills including intubations, EEG/EKG, pulmonary function testing, neonatal and pediatrics. We even have free standing ERs where you can cross-train in areas such as phlebotomy and casting/splinting.
You’ll also need to:
Respond quickly and effectively in highly complex, rapidly changing and unfamiliar situations.
Perform invasive and noninvasive diagnostic procedures.
Complete, record, and capture charges in the patient electronic medical record.
Educate patients on their condition, wellness, home care modalities, safety, smoking cessation, mobility assist and medication.
Work in multi-disciplinary teams.
Consult with doctors.
Stay up to date on policies and procedures, computer based training (CBT) modules and regulatory agency's standards.
Know budgetary processes and productivity demands, and proper use of equipment and materials.
Monitor projects, such as data gathering measures and process tests for improvement changes.
We’re looking for someone with solid clinical and technical skills who always puts the patient first. Things move quickly around here, so you’ll need to multi-task, stay organized and be flexible. You’ll need communication skills, along with the ability to advocate for your patients in a professional manner.
Specifically, you’ll also need:
2-year Associate degree in Respiratory Therapy
Current licensure as a respiratory therapist in Ohio
Valid RRT certification or eligibility for certification within six months of hire
Current BLS certification
Strong critical care knowledge of cardiopulmonary disease states
Ability to precept students and other staff members in the provision of respiratory care
Professional appearance and demeanor
The following are preferred:
ACLS, PALS, NRP certification
Active AARC membership
RPFT or CPFT certification
Part Time, 24 hours/week
Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.
We’ll also reward your hard work with:
Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
Prescription drug coverage
Flexible spending accounts
Life insurance w/AD&D
An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
Paid time off
And much more
S cheduled Weekly Hours:
Afternoons/Evenings (United States of America)
Respiratory Therapy - West
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