Registered Respiratory Therapist

Posted on Jun 14, 2019 by CHI Memorial

Hixson, TN 37343
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

Job Details

CHI Memorial

Chattanooga, TN

Respiratory Care

Full Time

7p-7a


Respiratory Therapist
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 a two to four year, college based, AMA approved school of Respiratory Therapy
  • Registered by the National Board for Respiratory Care as a RRT
  • Licensed by the State with a Respiratory Care Practitioner License or Department of Health with a Respiratory Care Practitioner license
  • American Heart Association BLS


Additional Information
  • Requisition ID: 2019-R
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Night Job
  • Market: CHI Memorial

Reference: 720881338

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