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Respiratory Therapist - NICU PRN

We Are Hiring

Respiratory Therapist - Respiratory Therapy 001 - PRN, Night - Indianapolis-8111 Township Lin - Indianapolis, IN

7pm-7am , two shifts per week.
Every third weekend commitment
Holiday commitment

 

Why Join Ascension?

St. Vincent Health is one of the largest employers in the state of Indiana with more than 13,000 associates, meaning whatever your specialization and whatever your professional goals - the sky is the limit. Join our legacy of changing lives every day and share a mission of delivering high quality NICU respiratory services.

  • Unique clinical environment: With 75 acute care, 12 intermediate care and 10 continuing care nursery beds, it is the largest NICU in the state.
  • Culture of teamwork: Shine on your own, with the support of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Ongoing support: Continuing education and training, tuition assistance, technology and more
  • Advancement: Professional development to build skills
  • Healthcare leader: Progressive, stable faith based company with 30 years of experience in delivering care and commitment to clinical excellence

     

    If you’re looking for a home where you can put your skills and experience to work, make a difference every day and pursue your goals for the future; join our team!

     

What You Will Do

As a Respiratory Therapist in the St. Vincent Women’s NICU, you will work in the only women's medical hospital in Indiana to provide both a family-centered Level IV NICU and Level IV Obstetrics department in one facility that includes a high-risk labor and delivery unit. You will be providing best-in-care-practices to a newborn experiencing prematurity, a birth defect or the critically ill neonate.

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 and equipment. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition. Performs advanced respiratory care modalities.
  • Evaluates respiratory practice, administration of medications, and treatment based on patient outcome.
  • Educates the patient and family about the health condition and provides information about community support groups and other available programs.
  • Responds to emergency resuscitation team code.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
    • One or more of the following:
      • Respiratory Care Practitioner credentialed from the Indiana Respiratory Care Committee obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
      • Respiratory Therapist specializing in Registered credentialed from the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA). 
    • Certification specializing in Neonatal Resuscitation. 
    • Pediatric Advanced Life Support. 

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Preferred:

  • Strong Level III NICU or above clinical rotation

Equal Employment Opportunity

St.Vincent is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.
 
 
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E-Verify Statement

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Job ID: 354135
Category: Respiratory Therapy
Facility: ININD St Vincent Indpls Acute
Ministry: St. Vincent, IN
Location: Indianapolis, IN

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