Respiratory Therapist II, Full Time / Nights - Hinsdale
- AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center, Hinsdale
- Dec 15, 2016 Post Date
AMITA Health (AMITAhealth.org) is an integrated health system serving communities in western and northwestern suburban Chicago. AMITA Health is a Joint Operating Company formed in February 2015 by Adventist Midwest Health, based in Hinsdale, Ill., and Alexian Brothers Health System, based in Arlington Heights, Ill., encompassing nine hospitals and an extensive physician provider network of more than 3,000 physicians. AMITA Health is committed to delivering the most efficient, highest quality, faith-based care possible and respecting the faith traditions of all people.
AMITA / Adventist - Hinsdale Hospital – Hinsdale, IL
Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, part of AMITA Health, joins the approximate 7 percent of the nation’s hospitals who have met the criteria needed to earn the respected Magnet designation for quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovation in professional nursing practice from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).
The Respiratory Therapist is responsible for respiratory therapy treatments and procedures in the patient care center. Performs ordered tests. Sets up and operates various types of respiratory care equipment to be used in the diagnosis and treatment of respiratory disease and illness. Assesses the needs, treats and provides care to patients. Works under general supervision.
• Graduate from an accredited Respiratory Therapy program
• Certified Respiratory Therapy Technician (CRTT) or Registered Respiratory Therapist
• Illinois Respiratory Care Practitioner license required within 6 months of hire
• Ability to work 12 hour shifts on days
• ACLS & BCLS certifications
• 1 or more years of experience
• Musty have experience in or be willing to be trained in neonatal ICU and in charge therapist duties
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