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Respiratory Therapy Student

We Are Hiring

Respiratory Therapy Intern - Respiratory Care 001 - PRN, Day - Ascension Via Christi Hospital St Francis - Wichita, KS

PRN - Days

Must be currently enrolled in a Respiratory Care program and eligible for Student Licensure

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension Via Christi has a rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region, which dates back more than 125 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, our integrated health system – with hospitals, physician clinics, therapy centers and other health services – is the largest healthcare provider in Kansas.

Ascension is 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 Via Christi Health, you will have the opportunity to provides evaluation of and care for patients with respiratory insufficiencies consistent with student scope of practice.

Responsibilities:

  • Administers medications and treatments based on patient outcomes, under appropriate supervision.
  • Delivers and assesses patient response to ordered therapy.
  • Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition.
  • Provides patient education for diseases, medications, and treatment.
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What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 

Education:

  • High school diploma/GED required Enrolled in degreed program specific to discipline

Work Experience:

  • Must be currently enrolled in a Respiratory Care program and eligible for Student Licensure. 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.
 
Please see the link below for more information.
 
 
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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

Ascension Health - VIA Christi participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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Job ID: 380128
Category: Respiratory Therapy
Facility: KSWIC VC Hospitals Wichita
Ministry: Ascension Via Christi, KS
Location: Wichita, KS

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