Registered Respiratory Therapist Job Opening

Registered Respiratory Therapist

Marion General Hospital

Marion, Indiana
$19.00 - $24.00 an hour

Primary Job Function

Exceeds the expectations of patients and visitors by creating an extraordinary experience in Respiratory Care and MGH by greeting people warmly, sincerely, and with empathy.
The Registered Respiratory Therapist provides daily respiratory care activities. These duties include maintaining airway management; assisting with intubations, patient assessments and implementation of protocols and physician ordered therapy.

Minimum Qualifications/Requirements:

A current Indiana RCP License and the credential as Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT). ACLS certification obtained within one year of hire. No experience is necessary as Respiratory Care engages new graduates with credentials. Strong customer service orientation is required.

Working Conditions:

This position requires the employee to regularly be at risk for occupational exposure to blood and other potentially infectious materials.
The employee must be able to work holidays, weekends, day, evening, and night hours, based on the department needs.

Physical and Mental Activities, Tools and Equipment:

This position requires critical thinking skills, math skills, and the ability to lift 50 pounds and push and pull 200 pounds. This position requires frequent walking and climbing of stairs. Some bending and standing for periods of time to administer respiratory therapy. Use of personal computer skills and other standard office equipment (e.g. telephone, fax, copier, etc).Knowledge and use of all standard Respiratory care equipment (e.g. ventilators, incentive spirometry, bedside spirometry, arterial blood gas analyzer, and other oxygen analyzers)
Requires strict attention to detail ensuring that department audits reflect a 95% degree of accuracy in patient documentation for point of care service.


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Marion General Hospital is a smoke-free environment.