Respiratory Therapist (RT)
Company: Select Specialty Hospital - Longview
Posted on: September 23, 2022
Overview: Critical Illness Recovery Hospital Respiratory
Therapist (RRT & CRT) FT Night shift Why work for Select? We are
committed to your growth and success! Clinical Advancement Programs
with bonus incentives
Student loan repayment assistance
Competitive pay and shift differentials for nights and weekends
Thorough orientation program
Team oriented environment At Select Specialty/Regency Hospitals, a
division of Select Medical, we care for chronically and critically
ill or post-ICU patients who require extended hospital care. Select
Medical employs over 48,000 people across the country and provides
quality care to approximately 70,000 patients each and every day
across our four divisions. Responsibilities: We are looking for
valued employees who will be Champions of the Select Medical Way,
which includes putting the patient first, helping to improve
quality of life for the community in which you live and work,
continuing to develop and explore new ideas, providing high-quality
care and doing well by doing what is right. Evaluating patient and
recommending an appropriate treatment plan.
Providing respiratory care to patients with critical and complex
medical and surgical conditions.
Performing insertion and removal of endotracheal tubes.
Promoting continuous quality improvement.
Teaching and counseling patients/families.
Qualifications: You will demonstrate an understanding of patient
needs, ensuring that each patient feels informed and understood, as
well as heard. You are passionate about providing superior quality
care and you are an inventive problem solver who thrives in a
dynamic environment. Minimum requirements: Must possess "Active"
CRT or RRT credential from the National Board of Respiratory Care
(NBRC) or state equivalent.
Possess a Basic Life Support (BLS) certification by start date.
Current state licensure required.
ACLS required within 6 months of hire. (Agency RT must have ACLS
upon first shift, PRN staff must have ACLS upon hire). Preferred
qualifications that will make you successful: One (1) year of
related experience preferred.
Additional Data: Select Medical strives to provide our employees
with a solid work-life balance, as we understand that happy
employees have both fulfilling careers and fulfilling lives beyond
our doors. The opportunity to care for complex, critically ill
An extensive and thorough orientation program.
Work jointly with an interdisciplinary team, consisting of
registered nurses, physical and occupational therapists, speech
language pathologists and physicians to assist patients in
regaining their independence.
Develop collaborative relationships with patients and their
Paid Time Off (PTO) and Extended Illness Days (EID).
Health, Dental, and Vision insurance; Life insurance; Prescription
A 401(k) retirement plan with company match.
Short and Long Term Disability.
Personal and Family Medical Leave. We'd love for you to join the
team! Select Medical is committed to having a workforce that
reflects diversity at all levels and is an equal opportunity
employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and
employees are treated during employment without regard to race,
color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or
mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic
protected under applicable law.
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