Registered Respiratory Therapist
Posted on: April 10, 2021
We Are Hiring: Ascension St. Mary's Hospital is adding to our
team of dedicated associates. Join our team of talented
professionals who have a passion for caring!
We are hiring an Occasional Registered Respiratory Therapist onsite
at Ascension St. Mary's in Saginaw, MI.
Ascension St. Mary's Hospital is a regional health system offering
high quality care in cardiovascular, neurosciences, orthopedics,
emergency and trauma, cancer, bariatrics, imaging diagnostics, and
primary care. Our medical advancements in cardiac sciences,
neurosciences, oncology, and trauma are rivaled only by our
compassion to heal body, mind and spirit. A part of Ascension since
1999, we offer 268 beds and over 20 specialty centers to provide
access and care for people from over 70 counties.
- More Than a Job: Working for Ascension is more than just a job.
It's a career where your talent and passion for delivering quality
healthcare can make a difference for patients, team members, and
- Strength in our People: At Ascension, we believe our people are
our strength and we invest in them. In addition to the chance to
have a positive impact on the people and communities we serve,
associates benefit from significant professional opportunities,
career advancement, training and competitive wages. We also support
work-life balance and spirituality in the workplace. What You Will
Do: Provide evaluation of and care for patients with respiratory
- Assess patient for appropriate type and frequency of treatment
and develop a plan of care based on diagnosis.
- Implement and monitor patient care plan and equipment. Monitor,
record and communicate patient condition. Perform advanced
respiratory care modalities.
- Evaluate respiratory practice, administration of medications,
and treatment based on patient outcome.
- Educate the patient and family about the health condition and
provide information about community support groups and other
- Respond to emergency resuscitation team code. What You Will
Need: Licensure / Certification / Registration:
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date
- Respiratory Therapist credentialed from the Michigan Board of
Respiratory Care obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date
- Pediatric Advanced Life Support preferred.
- Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart
Association (AHA) preferred.
- Certification specializing in Neonatal Resuscitation preferred.
- High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Technical degree required. Why Join Our
Team: Ascension Michigan employs over 20,000 compassionate
caregivers across 16 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare
facilities. Our care teams are dedicated to providing spiritually
centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of
the communities we serve. We provide generous paid time off for
work-life balance, a collaborative work environment, professional
development opportunities and more to help our associates flourish
personally and professionally. If you are looking for a rewarding
career in healthcare, we invite you to apply today.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to
transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As
one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the
U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate,
personalized care to all. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4
billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community
benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates
and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of
ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites
of care - including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living
facilities - in 19 states and the District of Columbia.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer: Ascension St. Mary is an
equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to
all associates and applicants without regard to race, color,
religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation,
age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data,
or other legally protected status.
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:
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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to
individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information
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