Respiratory Therapy Manager

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Jun 29, 2018
Closes
Aug 01, 2018
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Position Description:
Manages activities within the department to ensure strategic, quality, financial, stewardship, and patient experience goals are met. 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 outpatients, the Emergency Department, medical floors 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.

Required Education and Experience:
  • Current license in the District of Columbia and Registered Respiratory Therapist by NBRC. AARC membership required.
  • Current ACLS, and BLS certification required
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in a hospital setting as a supervisor or leadership position.
  • Graduate of an accredited Respiratory Therapy program.
  • Initiative and ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
  • Effective interpersonal, communication and leadership skills.
  • Proven verbal and written communication skills to deal effectively in a multi-dimensional environment.
  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Technical experience developing database and spreadsheet to support departmental functions.
  • Demonstrated ability to make sound judgment.
  • Ability to work in a deadline driven environment and manage multiple priorities.


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