Full-time Respiratory Therapist needed at a top facility in Virginia!
This position is for the night shift. The community is a great fit for the person loving the great outdoors and enjoys the beauty of the mountains, rivers, lakes and streams. This safe, friendly community is a great place to raise a family, yet close enough to larger cities for sporting events, the arts, and fine dining via the two interstates passing through the area!
Under the general supervision and with authority from the Director of Cardiopulmonary, the Respiratory Therapist has the responsibility and accountability for recommending, delegating and coordinating the provision of respiratory care via the established process for his/her assigned patients. The Respiratory Therapist is responsible for meeting the standards of care and practice, performing in an ethical and professional manner, and the supplies and equipment on the unit. The Respiratory Therapist demonstrates professional responsibilities and accountabilities in collaborating with nursing, other ancillary departments and members of the health care team to establish and achieve patient goals and maintain high quality patient care. The Respiratory Therapist plans for patient/family/significant other educational needs and plans implements and evaluates care based on knowledge gained through educational efforts. The Respiratory Therapist must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide Respiratory Care for the Neonatal, Infant, Pediatric, Adolescent, Adult and Geriatric population served.
* Licensed as a Respiratory Care Practitioner by the Virginia Board of Health Professions and in good standing with the Board.
* Minimum of 1 year of hospital job experience in Respiratory Therapy
* BLS certification
Offering competitive compensation and complete benefits!
For more information, please submit your resume for review.