Spaulding Hospital Respiratory Therapist, Inpatient in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Respiratory Therapist, Cambridge Inpatient - (3228725) New Rates and a \$10,000 Sign on Bonus for qualified new hires!! Primary Location: Spaulding Hospital Cambridge - Inpatient Therapy Shift: 36 hr./days w/weekend and holiday rotation. (Shift Diff\'s for eligible shifts) Eligible Bonus: \$10,000 for eligible candidates Why Choose Mass General Brigham? Mass General Brigham is committed to serving the community. We are dedicated to enhancing patient care, to teaching and research, and to taking a leadership role as an integrated health care system. We recognize that increasing value and continuously improving quality are essential to maintaining excellence. Perform activities in diagnostic evaluation, therapy, life-sustaining techniques, and education of patients and families of all age groups, neonatal to geriatric. Require a high level of expertise in ventilator management and sophisticated diagnostic procedures. Responsibilities Perform respiratory procedures per established guidelines. Clinical assessment is completed for all age groups, including breathing patterns, ABG interpretation, CSR, pulmonary waveforms, and other non-invasive monitoring. Patient\'s clinical condition report is communicated effectively, including key plan of care. Respiratory therapy consultation and support is provided to other healthcare team members. Documentation and billing is completed per Meditech policy. Respiratory devices and interventions are maintained per manufacturer and department guidelines. Clinical resource support is provided daily for respiratory staff and facility. Skills Strong attention to detail. Computer savvy. Knowledge of Microsoft office applications preferred. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, working with diverse population. Utilizes critical thinking to anticipates challenges and develops and implements strategies for addressing them. High level of service delivery. Demonstrate initiative with ability to prioritize work, meet deadlines and adapt to changing situations. Maintain flexible work schedule to provide patient care as needed. (evenings, holidays, weekends, and travel). Minimum Required Qualifications (All licenses and certifications must be current.) BLS certified. Associate degree required. Bachelor\'s Degree or equivalent and 5 years\' experience as Registered Respiratory Therapist required (Senior Respiratory Therapist) Prior experience in an inpatient setting Current Massachusetts Respiratory Care License EEO Statement Spaulding Rehabilitation is an Affirmative Action Employer. By embracing diverse skills, perspectives and ideas, we choose to lead. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, sex, age, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation, military service, genetic information, and/or other status protected under law. We will ensure that all individuals with a disability are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. For more information from the MassHire Metro North Career Center, email firstname.lastname@example.org MassHire Metro North Career Center is an EEO Employer. Auxiliary aids or services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Veterans and their eligible spouses receive priority of service. NOTE TO JOB QUEST USERS - clicking \"Interested\" on this position in Job Quest does not mean you have submitted an application for the position, this function only saves the position in your list of saved jobs.