Respiratory Therapist (RT) will perform all respiratory care related duties. Sets up and administers all routine and complex respiratory therapy procedures to patients of all ages in all areas of the hospital, including out patients, the Emergency Department, NICU and ICU departments as prescribed by a physician. RT is responsible for the application and operation of acute care ventilators used for continuous short and long-term mechanical ventilation of adults and neonates. . Current license in the District of Columbia . Current BLS certification required . Minimum 2 years' experience in a hospital setting . Graduate of an accredited Respiratory Therapy program. Company Description: The Not for- Profit Hospital Corporation, commonly known as United Medical Center (UMC), is a District of Columbia government hospital serving Southeast DC and surrounding Maryland communities. United Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. United Medical Center offers our professional team members great benefit packages and competitive salaries. United Medical Center does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.