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Therapist - Respiratory - Reg

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Therapist - Respiratory - Registered - Respiratory Care 001 - PRN Rotating - Lourdes Hospital - Binghamton, NY

Primarily 7:00 PM - 7:00 AM night coverage needed several nights a pay period.

More Than a Job: Working for Ascension is more than just a job. It’s a career where your talent and passion for delivering quality healthcare can make a difference for patients, team members, and the community.

Why Join Ascension?

 

We'd like to invite you on a journey…to a place where healthcare becomes healthier.  Here at Lourdes, we're blessed with a rare combination. We offer some of the latest technology medical science offers.  And the kind of compassion every patient needs.

Lourdes continues our 90+ year legacy of serving individuals in our community as part of Ascension, the largest nonprofit health system in the U.S and world’s largest Catholic health system. Ascension Lourdes connects your healthcare through 2,250 doctors, nurses and associates who provide compassionate, personalized care for all from the hospital to the home. 

Come join our team.

What You Will Do

As our Respiratory Therapist, you will help patients who may be having difficulty breathing. Our RTs work on the front lines in emergency departments, intensive care units, and other hospital units to assist patients who may be having difficulty breathing.

You will:

  • Assess patient for appropriate type and frequency of treatment and develop a plan of care based on diagnosis.
  • Implement and monitor patient care plan. Monitor, record and communicate patient condition. Perform advanced respiratory care modalities.
  • Evaluate respiratory practice, administration of medications, and treatment based on patient outcomes.
  • Educate the patient and family about the health condition and provide information about community support group and other available programs.
  • Perform, analyze, evaluate arterial blood bases.
  • Implement and perform life support.
  • Monitor life support equipment and care.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Respiratory Therapist credentialed from the New York Board of Respiratory Therapy obtained within 2 Weeks (14 days) of hire date or job transfer date. NBRC or temporary NY State license accepted in lieu of NY license until NYS license is obtained.

Education & Work Experience:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
  • Bachelor of Applied Science preferred.
  • NY Respiratory Therapy License.
  • AHA Basic Life Support within 1 month of hire.
  • At least one year of experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. 

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
 

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

Job ID: 354934
Category: Respiratory Therapy
Facility: NYBIN Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp
Ministry: Lourdes, NY
Location: Binghamton, NY

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