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Respiratory Therapy Intern

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Respiratory Therapy Intern - Respiratory Care 001 - PRN, Rotating - Ascension Borgess Hospital, - Kalamazoo, MI.

 

Why Join Ascension?

In Michigan, Ascension operates 16 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ over 20,000 associates. Across the state, Ascension Michigan is working together to help bring patients more resources and better care. Ascension Michigan is also committed to its community; it provided over $272 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in FY2018. Ascension Michigan is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities.

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 Ascension Michigan, you will have the opportunity to provide 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.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma/GED required. Enrolled in degreed program for Respiratory Therapy. Anticipated graduation from an accredited degree specific program within six months.

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Borgess Health is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the nondiscrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, disability, veteran or marital status.

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: 393400
Category: Respiratory Therapy
Ministry: Ascension Borgess, MI
Location: Kalamazoo, MI

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