Respiratory Therapist (RT)

Select Medical Corporation Phoenix, AZ
Overview

Critical Illness Recovery Hospital

RESPIRATORY THERAPIST (RT): Full Time Nights

At Select Specialty/ Regency Hospital, a division of Select Medical,our specialty hospitals care for chronically and critically ill or post-ICU patients who require extended hospital care. We are currently seeking a Respiratory Therapist (RT) to join our team. We offer an excellent network of career opportunities across the U.S.

Responsibilities

As a Respiratory Therapist (RT), you will provide quality patient care as a member of the Respiratory Team, develop and ensure the patient plan of care collaboration with physicians, registered nurses, therapists, PT/OT/SLP therapists and nursing assistants.

Other responsibilities of the Respiratory Therapist (RT) position include:

* Evaluating patient and recommends a treatment plan

* Providing respiratory care to patients with critical and complex medical and surgical conditions

* Performing insertion and removal of endotracheal tubes

* Performing timely and accurate documentation

* Promoting continuous quality improvement

* Teaching and counseling patients/families

Qualifications

As a Respiratory Therapist (RT), you must be able to deliver superior quality in all that you do. We are seeking results-driven team players who treat patients as if they were their own family members. Qualified candidates must be passionate about providing a superior quality of care. You must also be a resourceful problem solver who thrives in a fast-paced environment.

Other requirements of the Respiratory Therapist (RT) role include:

* Graduate of a respiratory care program

* Current licensure to practice as a Respiratory Therapist in the state

* Being a Registered Respiratory Therapist

* Current BLS

* ACLS to be obtained within 6 months of hire

* Critical Care experience in a hospital setting is a plus!

* Positive, caring and customer-service-oriented attitude

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Benefits

At Select Medical, our full-time employees enjoy intense focus on high-quality results creating a challenging, fast-paced and extremely rewarding environment. We offer a comprehensive benefits package with a variety of options to meet your healthcare needs.

Other full-time benefits of the Respiratory Therapist (RT) position include:

* Excellent Orientation Program

* Paid Time Off (PTO)

* Extended Illness Days (EID)

* Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance

* Prescription Coverage

* Life Insurance

* Short- and Long-Term Disability

* Continuing Education and Tuition Reimbursement

* 401(k) Retirement Plan with emplyer matching

* Personal and Family Medical Leave

* Join the network of over 40,000 employees with huge growth and relocation opportunities

Join a Select Team of Excellence Today!

Apply now!

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