Ascension Health Respiratory Therapist / St.Vincent Heart Center Carmel, Indiana/ FT Nights / 72 Hours Bi-Weekly in Indianapolis, Indiana

Job ID: 218082

Respiratory Therapist / St.Vincent Heart Center Carmel, Indiana/ FT Nights / 72 Hours Bi-Weekly

Indianapolis, Indiana

Regular/Night

Additional Job Information

Title: Respiratory Therapist

City, State: Indianapolis, IN

Location: Indianapolis-10580 North Merid

Department: Respiratory Care 001

Additional Job Details: FT Nights / 72 Hours Bi-Weekly / 1800-0630 Shifts

Marketing Statement

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

Job Summary:

The Respiratory Therapist provides evaluation of and care for patients with respiratory insufficiencies.

Responsibilities:

  • Assesses patient for appropriate type and frequency of treatment and develops a plan of care based on diagnosis.

  • Implements and monitors patient care plan. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition. Performs advanced respiratory care modalities.

  • Evaluates respiratory practice, administration of medications, and treatment based on patient outcomes.

  • Educates the patient and family about the health condition and provides information about community support groups and other available programs.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Certified BLS Provider obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Certified Respiratory Care Practitioner obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Certified Respiratory Therapist obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Certification specializing in Pediatric Adv Life Support.

  • Certification specializing in Advanced Cardio Life Support.

  • Certification specializing in Neonatal Resuscitation.

  • Certified Respiratory Therapist specializing in Pulmonary Function.

Education:

  • Minimum Qualification: Graduate of a Respiratory Care program by hire date to position

Work Experience:

  • Preferred Qualification: Two years of experience working in acute care. Experience in the specialty area.

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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