MishawakaRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Mishawaka jobs

Respiratory Therapist - Register - Night Shift - Full- Time $3000 Rete

Company: Saint Joseph Health System
Location: Mishawaka
Posted on: October 12, 2019

Job Description:

JOB SUMMARY Provides respiratory therapy designed to stabilize, prevent or remedy patient respiratory problems. Arranges and operates a variety of oxygen and other therapeutic gas and aerosolized, meter dosed, or powdered medications to patients. Operates various mechanical devices that aide in the recovery of patients. Cleans and checks equipment regularly for proper functioning and records data obtained during therapy in patient records. JOB DUTIES Actively demonstrates the organization's mission and core values, and conducts oneself at all times in a manner consistent with these values. Knows and adheres to all laws and regulations pertaining to patient health, safety and medical information. Reads and interprets physicians' orders to determine treatment requirements including type and duration of therapy, medication, dosages, and ventilator settings. Confers with patients and/or family members to obtain pertinent patient information during assessment including history of respiratory problems, current medication, patient pulse rate and the like. Reviews patients' chart to obtain blood-gas report and other pertinent information. Explains treatment procedures to patient and/ or family members to alleviate fears and elicit cooperation. Checks equipment for proper set-up, functioning and settings, and verifies physicians' orders before initiating procedures and treatments. Prepares medications according to prescription/order and adds to device. Observes patients during therapy, instructs patient in breathing pattern and reports any abnormalities to physician. Documents treatment activities and results in patient record (i.e. treatment type, medication, HR, PR, BS, cough, and so on). Monitors patients on continuous ventilation including maintenance of airway patency, suctioning and documents in such during schedules vent checks. When indicated, wean patients from mechanical ventilation according to established protocols. Performs other duties consistent with purpose of job as directed. JOB SPECIFICATIONS AND CORE COMPETENCIES Education: Graduate of an AMA accredited program. Licensure: Currently holding a License in Respiratory Therapy from the State of Indiana. Must hold minimum CRT credential from the National Board of Respiratory Care. Experience: Experience desired in Critical Care, NICU, Open Heart Recovery, and Bronchoscopy. Other Job Requirements: Work requires the analytical ability to resolve complex problems requiring the use of basic scientific, mathematical, or technical principles and in-depth, experience-based knowledge. Work requires the ability to communicate effectively orally, written, and electronically. This may include explaining clinical, technical and diagnostic procedures to patients and their families, comforting patients and their families, enforcing policies and regulations in difficult situations, or performing other duties requiring a comparable level of communication. Work requires providing direct patient care to neonate, pediatric, adolescent, young adult, adult and geriatric patients. Work requires working with equipment or performing procedures where carelessness could result in loss of patient's life and could probably result in minor cuts, bruises, or muscle pulls. Assigned hours within your shift, starting time, or days of work are subject to change based on departmental and/or organizational needs. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Keywords: Saint Joseph Health System, Mishawaka , Respiratory Therapist - Register - Night Shift - Full- Time $3000 Rete, Healthcare , Mishawaka, Indiana

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Travel Nurse RN - Med Surg - $1,528.00 per week
Description: NurseFly Travel Nursing with MedUS Travelers is seeking a med surg travel nurse for a travel nursing job in Mishawaka, Indiana: br br br ul br li Specialty: Med Surg br li Title: RN br (more...)
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Mishawaka
Posted on: 10/15/2019

Internal Medicine
Description: Community Physician Network--is seeking BC/BE--Internal Medicine physicians--for
Company: Community Health Network
Location: Kokomo
Posted on: 10/15/2019

Certified Surgical Technologist
Description: We Are Hiring Technologist-Surgical-Certifie - Surgery 001 - Part-Time,Rotating - Kokomo-1907 W. Sycamore - Kokomo,INRotating evening shift. On call hours of 1 weeknight weekly and 1 weekend monthlyWhy (more...)
Company: Ascension
Location: Kokomo
Posted on: 10/15/2019


Home Health Aide
Description: Hospice Franciscan Health br 1501 Hartford Street br Lafayette, IN 47904 Days Full-Time High School Diploma/ GED RequiredWHAT WE NEEDCaring, multi-tasking home healthcare professionalsWHO (more...)
Company: Franciscan Health
Location: Lafayette
Posted on: 10/15/2019

Travel Nurse RN - ED - Emergency Department - $1,623.00 per week
Description: NurseFly Travel Nursing with Mynela Staffing is seeking a ed - emergency department travel nurse for a travel nursing job in Mishawaka, Indiana: br br br ul br li Specialty: ED - Emergency (more...)
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Mishawaka
Posted on: 10/15/2019

Telemetry RN Travel Job
Description: Travel RN Nursing JobsRegistered Nurses needed for:Ohio Travel Tele, PCU, CCU, Stepdown Nursing JobsHCEN has numerous request for RN CandidatesThe Travel Nurse Season is here and it shows--The Travel (more...)
Company: HealthCare Travelers (Nursing)
Location: Mishawaka
Posted on: 10/15/2019

Pulmonary/Critical Care Opportunity in Indiana
Description: Pulmonology-Critical Care opening in Elkhart, Indiana. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com
Company: Necnic Group, LLC
Location: Elkhart
Posted on: 10/15/2019

Physician - An Indiana Facility Seeks a Locum Tenens Infectious Disease Physician
Description: We have an opportunity in Indiana for an infectious disease physician. The provider can expect to work during a vacation period.
Company: Weatherby Healthcare
Location: Mishawaka
Posted on: 10/15/2019

Travel / Locum Tenen OT Jobs Occupational Therapist
Description: Of all the Healthcare Professional specialties we offer, Occupational Therapist are one of the specialties that have the most difference between staffing agencies in job / travel assignment locations (more...)
Company: HCEN
Location: Kokomo
Posted on: 10/15/2019

Associate Dentist - DDS / DMD (General Dental Practice)
Description: General Dentistry opening in Mishawaka, Indiana. This and other dentist jobs
Company: Aspen Dental
Location: Mishawaka
Posted on: 10/15/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Indiana jobs by following @recnetIN on Twitter!

Mishawaka RSS job feeds