Job ID: 260035
Respiratory Therapist (RRT) - Standish
Additional Job Information
Title: Respiratory Therapist-RRT
City, State: Standish,MI
Location: St Mary's of Michigan-Standish
Department: Respiratory Care 001
Additional Job Details: PT Rotating 56 Hours Bi-Weekly
Based in Saginaw, St. Mary’s of Michigan is a regional health system offering high quality care in cardiovascular, neurosciences, orthopedics, emergency and trauma, cancer, bariatrics, imaging diagnostics, and primary care. 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.
The Respiratory Therapist provides evaluation of and care for patients with respiratory insufficiencies.
Assesses patient for appropriate type and frequency of treatment and develops a plan of care based on diagnosis.
Implements and monitors patient care plan. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition. Performs advanced respiratory care modalities.
Evaluates respiratory practice, administration of medications, and treatment based on patient outcomes.
Educates the patient and family about the health condition and provides information about community support groups and other available programs.
Cleans, assembles and inspects all equipment to be processed. Provides for proper sterilization of processed items. Checks and maintains hospital emergency equipment and supplies.
Delivers and assesses response to ordered therapy per plan of care. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.
Evaluates respiratory practice, administration of medications and treatment based on patient outcomes.
Educates the patient and family about the patient's illness and provides information about community support groups and other resources.
Certified Advanced Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date.
One or more of the following:
BLS Provider specializing in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
Registered Respiratory Therapist credentialed from the Michigan Board of Respiratory Care obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date.
How To Apply
If you are interested in joining us, click here https://ascension.ttcportals.com/jobs/search/ to search for a job and complete an online application.
Current associates should apply through the Associate Portal at https://ascension.org/associate-landing
Then follow this navigation: myAscension > myLinks > Associate Links > HR > My Career> Job Opportunities
Equal Employment Opportunity
SMOM/SJHS provide Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. SMOM/SJHS complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
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 from applicants.