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Providence Health & Services Respiratory Therapist in Walla Walla, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Respiratory Therapist (Respiratory Therapy, Variable Shifts, 0.9 FTE) to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

We have multiple full time positions available with variable shifts that may include primarily days, nights or evenings.

In this position you will:

  • Identifies appropriate community resources for follow-up care acts as a liaison when necessary to validate compliance with physician orders for post hospital stay care.

  • Takes initiative in assisting other members of care delivery teams; participates in Codes, Traumas, Rapid Responses, Births, Transport of patients, patient and family education, discharge planning and post hospitalization needs to keep patients from frequent readmissions.

  • Accepts objective suggestions for improved performance.

  • Constructively provides feedback on personal and coworker’s performance with a goal for continued process and work improvement for better patient outcomes,

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Associates degree from an accredited Respiratory Therapy program

  • State of Washington license in Respiratory Therapy

  • Registered with the National Board for Respiratory Care as CRT or RRT required.

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers certification (Must be AHA accredited)

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Previous experience preferred

  • Registered with the National Board for Respiratory Care as RRT

  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification

  • Neonatal Resuscitation Provider (NRP) certification (Must be through AAP and you must maintain your certification)

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington is a full service hospital with some of the best technology, expertise, specialists and primary care physicians in the region. We have been named the 100 top hospitals in the United States by two separate, independent research companies, Solucient and Cleverly Associates. Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Respiratory Therapists

Location: Washington-Walla Walla

Req ID: 222688

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