Registered Respiratory Therapist Job Details
Our patients breathe easy when it comes to respiratory care.
See what we did there? Our Respiratory Therapists are highly trained when it comes to performing specialized respiratory care including ventilator management, nebulizer treatment, chest PT, drawing arterial blood gases, oxygen therapies, external ventilation support and some pulmonary function assessments.
That’s a pretty diverse skill set.
Do you have what it takes to be one of us?
What you’ll do: Assess and evaluate of the appropriateness and effectiveness of therapy based on patient’s age, cognitive and physical abilities, and/or developmental needs
Make recommendations for changes in specific modes of therapy
Educates patients and arranges home respiratory care services and patient therapy follow-up assessments using language and materials appropriate for age, cognitive and physical abilities, and/or developmental needs
Why you should choose us: What sets us apart from other healthcare organizations?
How much time do you have? In short, it all starts with our current employees.
They believe in living our mission to provide compassion to everyone.
We, in turn, believe that growing and supporting our people allows us to deliver a higher degree of quality care to our patients.
CHI advocates for all who live in the communities we serve, especially the most vulnerable.
Choose an organization who will champion your talents and nurture your career.
Choose CHI! Requirements:
Graduate of an approved respiratory therapy education program
State Licensed Registered Respiratory Therapist With ABG endorsement NBRC RRT Credential
Requisition ID: 2019-R0243320 Schedule: Part-time
Shift: Night Job Market: CHI Memorial
About this company
Memorial Health Care System is a not-for-profit, faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to the healing ministry of the Church. Founded by the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and strengthened as part of Catholic Health Initiatives, it offers a continuum of care including preventative, primary and acute hospital care, as well as cancer and cardiac care, orthopedic and rehabilitation services. Memorial is a regional referral center of choice with 4,000 associates and more than 700 affiliated physicians providing health care throughout Southeast Tennessee and North Georgia. Memorial Health Care System is recognized as one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals® by Thomson Reuters, the health care industry's leading source of information on hospital quality.
Location/Region: Chattanooga, TN (37404)