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CRT Certified Respiratory Therapist - Seasonal

We Are Hiring

Certified Respiratory Therapist - Pulmonary Diagnostics - PRN, Day - St. John Medical Center - Tulsa, OK

Seasonal PRN

Rate: $40.00 per hour

Minimum Commitment: 12 weeks, December - March

2 years experience in Adult ICU strongly preferred

Why Join Ascension?

St. John Health System, based in Tulsa, Oklahoma, was founded in 1926 by the Sisters of the Sorrowful Mother. Beginning with a 50-bed hospital, St. John Health System now incorporates the skills of more than 800 primary care and specialty physicians, 7,000 employees and several medical centers throughout northeastern Oklahoma.

St. John Health System is part of Ascension, a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs

What You Will Do

As an Associate with St John Health System, you will have the opportunity to provide 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 and equipment. 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.
  • Assists with care, calibration and maintenance of all equipment. Participates in maintaining departmental inventory levels for supplies and equipment. Processes equipment per established cleaning/sterilization procedures.
  • Responds to emergency resuscitation team calls.

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. 
    • Respiratory Care Practitioner credentialed from the Oklahoma Board of Medical Licensure and Supervision .  Respiratory Care Practitioner provisional letter will be accepted until license is issued.
    • Certified Respiratory Therapist.  
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Advanced Life Support. 
    • 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.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. John Health System 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:
 

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.

E-Verify Statement

St. John Health System participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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Job ID: 345957
Category: Respiratory Therapy
Facility: OKTUL St John Medical Center
Ministry: St. John Health System, OK
Location: Tulsa, OK

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