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Respiratory Therapist Helen DeVos Children's Hospital Full Time Nights 20k Sign On Bonus

Company: Spectrum Health
Location: Kalamazoo
Posted on: September 9, 2023

Job Description:

Up to $20,000 in Sign on Bonus and Incentives being offered. Apply today to speak with a recruiter about these opportunities and a career at Spectrum Health! Job Summary Applies scientific knowledge / therapy to practical clinical problems of respiratory care. As a team member in delivery of respiratory services, and under medical direction, performs a wide range of procedures related to the care of patients with general and specialized respiratory-related needs of various age groups. Essential Functions

  • Performs evaluation to determine respiratory care needs, and makes appropriate recommendations and changes in accordance with policy and protocol guidelines. Assesses effectiveness of treatment and accurately documents according to department and legal/regulatory standards. Performs point of care testing as required.
  • Performs advanced evaluation, management and therapeutic procedures (interventions) for patients requiring respiratory assistance. Assesses effectiveness of intervention and accurately documents according to department and legal/regulatory standards.
  • Completes and documents required education and competencies within designated timeframe. Maintains competency in areas of accountability.
  • Accurate and timely completion of all necessary documentation and billing.
  • Facilitates a smooth transition for the patient to appropriate referral services / the next point of service / home and provides education to patients and families as it relates to respiratory issues.
  • Instructs and trains other respiratory care staff, nursing and other medical personnel and students regarding patient needs and respiratory care services. Qualifications
    • Required Associate's Degree Respiratory Therapy
    • Preferred Bachelor's Degree Respiratory Therapy
      • 2 years of relevant experience pulmonary rehabilitation, respiratory care, sleep medicine or equivalent clinical educationRequired
        • CRT-Respiratory Therapist Registry - NBRC National Board for Respiratory Care SHWM Upon Hire required
        • CRT-Hyperbaric Technologist, Certified (CHT) - NBDHMT National Board of Diving and Hyperbaric Medical Technology Hyperbaric Upon Hire required
        • CRT-Basic Life Support (BLS) - AHA American Heart Association SHWM 90 Days required Or
        • CRT-Basic Life Support (BLS) - ARC American Red Cross SHWM 90 Days required
        • CRT-Sedation - ANCC American Nurses Credentialing Center Bronchoscopy and Endoscopy 180 Days required
        • LIC-Respiratory Therapist - STATE_MI State of Michigan SHWM Upon Hire required
        • CRT-Adv Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) - AHA American Heart Association SHMG, Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehab 90 Days required
          Primary LocationSITE - Helen Devos Childrens Hospital - 100 Michigan St - Grand RapidsDepartment NameRespiratory Therapy - HDVCHEmployment TypeFull timeShiftNight (United States of America)Weekly Scheduled Hours36Hours of Work6:30 p.m. to 7 a.m.Days WorkedVariableWeekend FrequencyEvery other weekend CURRENT COREWELL HEALTH TEAM MEMBERS - Please apply through Find Jobs from your Workday team member account. This career site is for Non-Corewell Health team members only. Corewell Health is committed to providing a safe environment for our team members, patients, visitors and community. That is why we require a drug-free workplace and various vaccinations as a requirement for employment.Corewell Health grants equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, genetic information, marital status, height, weight, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other legally protected category.An interconnected, collaborative culture where all are encouraged to bring their whole selves to work, is vital to the health of our organization. As a health system, we advocate for equity as we care for our patients, our communities, and each other. From workshops that develop cultural intelligence, to our inclusion resource groups for people to find community and empowerment at work, we are dedicated to ongoing resources that advance our values of diversity, equity, and inclusion in all that we do. We invite those that share in our commitment to join our team.If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you may request assistance in completing the application process by calling . We are committed to granting reasonable accommodations in accordance with applicable laws.

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