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Respiratory Therapist

Denver, CO, United States

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Description

SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

*Generous Sign-On and Relo bonuses available for 2+ years' NICU/PICU or adult ICU experience! 2-year commitment required. Bonus eligibility limited to candidates not currently employed by HealthONE/HCA


NICU/PICU and adult ICU experience highly preferred, but accepting New-Grads too!

 

Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center, located in the Uptown neighborhood in Denver, CO, we provide the most advanced care for patients across the Rocky Mountains and Great Plains. We are proud to serve our community with experienced physicians who offer a wide range of medical services for patients of all ages.

 

Since delivering our first baby in 1882 at St. Luke’s Hospital, we have focused on providing exceptional baby care. Today, P/SL offers the region’s most advanced maternal-fetal care, focusing on rare conditions that put mothers and their developing babies at high-risk. The Advanced Cardiac Center at P/SL is known as a major heart hospital, recognized several times over the American Heart Association for excellence and for its success in implementing a higher standard of cardiac care that effectively improves treatment of patients hospitalized for heart disease.

 

While the tools are ever changing and our ability to care for patients is always advancing, one things remains constant - putting our patients first, with quality, respect, safety and teamwork.

 

Facts at a Glance:

·         The Rocky Mountain Hospitals for Children at P/SL's 84-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is the largest in the Region.

·         Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center leaves a legacy of over 135 years of exceptional medical care

·         Over 80 specialties and 1,000 specialists and primary care physicians

·         Three Year Accreditation with Commendation from the Commission on Cancer

·         The Joint Commission Accreditation

·         18-bed OR embraces diversity and learning

·         Robotics: 3 da Vinci Xi and 1 Medrobotics systems – least invasive surgery options


Position Summary:

  • The RRT will provide services, timely and efficiently, at appropriate levels to all patients and in all settings served by the department.
  • The RRT will perform tasks and duties as outlined in the Respiratory Care Departments Policy and Procedure Manual and will maintain clinical competencies through participation in educational and orientation programs.
  • The RRT should also be able to provide advanced clinical expertise and education to departmental staff members and other members of the healthcare team.


Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center expects our Code of Conduct Value Statements to be reflected in the way every employee interacts with co-workers, patients and family members, and with others in the community.

  • We recognize and affirm the unique and intrinsic worth of each individual
  • We treat all those we serve with compassion and kindness
  • We act with absolute honesty, integrity and fairness in the way we conduct our business and the way we live our lives.
  • We trust our colleagues as valuable members of our healthcare team and pledge to treat one another with loyalty, respect and dignity

   

 

 

Qualifications

Position Requirements:
Licensure/Certification/Registration: 

·         Current licensure in the State of Colorado as a Registered Respiratory Therapist

·         Registration – National Board for Respiratory Care

·         BLS, ACLS, PALS, and NRP upon hire

Education:  

·         Graduate of an Accredited Respiratory Therapy Program

Experience:  

·         One year experience in acute care preferred.

Special Qualifications:  

·         Ability to communicate effectively with patients, families, physicians, and other health care team members.  

·         Ability to work with others within a team to ensure quality patient 



Alan Koenig, Recruiter

O: 720-279-3651

     C: 303-906-5829

     Alan.Koenig2@hcahealthcare.com


 

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Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center
Facility: Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center
Job ID: 03166-79899
Category: Therapy and Rehabilitation
Contract: Full-time
Shift: Nights (rotating weekends)
Job Class: Regular

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