Registered Respiratory Therapist, Per Diem, Respiratory Therapy

Location
Silver Spring, MD
Posted
Nov 19, 2020
Closes
Dec 10, 2020
Ref
R-011479
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
White Oak Medical Center seeks to hire an experienced Registered Respiratory Therapist for our Respiratory Therapy Department who will embrace our mission to extend God's care through the ministry of physical, mental and spiritual healing.

As a Registered Respiratory Therapist you will:
• Perform all necessary respiratory procedures using non-invasive methods, e.g. CPAP and BIPAP therapies
• Educate staff on basic respiratory therapy procedures
• Carefully follow doctors' instructions and conduct all prescribed therapies accurately and completely
• Participate in the diagnosis and evaluation of patients, recommend treatments, and advise doctors on best practices to control abnormal functions in the patient's cardiopulmonary systems
• Administer blood gas samples and perform basic analysis
• Document all treatments and report progress to physicians
• Maintain compliance with all laws and policies

Qualifications include:
• Associate degree in respiratory therapy
• Valid RRT or CRT license, current and in good standing
• 2+ years of experience as a licensed respiratory therapist
• Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
• Strong working knowledge of most up-to-date therapy procedures for patients
• Excellent bedside manner

At Adventist HealthCare our job is to care for you. We do this by offering:
• Work life balance through non rotating shifts
• Recognition and rewards for professional expertise
• Free Employee parking

As a faith-based organization, with over a century of caring for the communities in the Maryland area, Adventist HealthCare has earned a reputation for high-quality, compassionate care. Adventist HealthCare was the first and is the largest healthcare provider in Montgomery County.

If you want to make a difference in someone's life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference.

Join the Adventist HealthCare team today! Apply now to be considered.

Work Schedule:

Per diem; scheduled as need for day or night shifts

Tobacco Statement

Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, Adventist HealthCare will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine use.

Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine). Those testing positive for cotinine are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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