Adeptus Health

  • Arizona Respiratory Therapist

    Job Location US-AZ-Laveen
    Posted Date 1 week ago(1 week ago)
    Type
    PRN
    Job ID
    12960
    Shift
    Night
    Facility
    Arizona General Hosp
    Company
    Dignity Health Arizona General Hospital
  • Company Overview

    Dignity Health Arizona General Hospital: Looking for a new, different way to practice healthcare? Well look no further! At Dignity Health Arizona General Hospital we pride ourselves on our work and our ability to give each patient the time they need and deserve. Whether you join our Hospital or one of our Free-Standing Emergency Rooms, you will become a valuable member of our healthcare team and your contribution is vital in providing the highest quality patient care. Dignity Health Arizona General Hospital is bringing a new level of healthcare to Arizona. Our state of the art facilities are designed with the clinical team in mind, allowing our team to focus on what is truly important – the patient. Make the right choice and follow a career path that leads with innovation and puts patient care at the forefront. Apply to join our team today!

    About Adeptus Health

    Adeptus Health is a leading patient-centered healthcare organization expanding access to the highest quality emergency medical care through its network of freestanding emergency rooms and partnerships with premier healthcare providers. All Adeptus Health freestanding facilities are fully equipped emergency rooms with a complete radiology suite of diagnostic technology, on-site laboratory, and staffed with board-certified physicians and emergency trained registered nurses. For the last four years, Adeptus Health has exceeded the 95th percentile in patient satisfaction according to patient feedback collected nationwide by Press Ganey Associates Inc. Adeptus Health also was named a 2016 and 2017 Best Workplaces in Healthcare by Great Place to Work® and Fortune Magazine.  For more information, please visit adpt.com.

    Responsibilities

    The Respiratory Therapist sets up and operates various types of oxygen and other therapeutic gas and mist inhalation equipment to be used in the diagnosis and treatment of respiratory disease and illness to both general floor and critical care areas.

    Qualifications

    • Must be a graduate of a Respiratory Care Program from an accredited COARC program.
    • Must be a Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) through the National Board for Respiratory Care, certification as a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) is preferred.
    • Current licensure by the state.
    • Minimum of 1 year of hospital experience is required.
    • Current  BLS for the Healthcare Provider, ACLS, and PALS is required. Must have a current card from an American Heart Association (AHA) recognized course.
    • Demonstrates proficiency with blood gas analyzers, co-oximeters, aerosol generators, breathing circuits, suction equipment/gauges, respirometers, manual resuscitators, oxygen humidifiers, mechanical ventilators, medical gas cylinders, regulators, flow meters, mechanical percussors, and vibrators.
    • Basic computer skills.
    • Conversational English.
    • High school graduate or GED equivalent.

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