Providence Respiratory Care Practitioner in Colville, Washington
Providence is calling a Respiratory Care Practitioner (Respiratory Therapy, Day Shift, 0.9 FTE, 36 hours per week) to Providence Mount Carmel Hospital in Colville, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
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In this position you will:
Support the Performance Improvement process.
Maintain a safe environment for staff, patients, and visitors.
Patient Care Positions: Consider individual needs in communication with, assessment of, and treatment of patients and staff, including ethical, cultural, psychosocial, religious, and age-specific aspects to include infant through the elderly.
Support patient rights and the organization’s code of ethical behavior.
Regular and predictable attendance is required for all positions. Failure to meet this standard can result in progressive discipline up to and including termination.
Incorporate age-specific considerations for care with every patient. Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of the differences in techniques and treatment modalities as performed on patients of varying ages, from birth through the elderly.
Maintain knowledge and understanding of medication doses and delivery systems (i.e., IPPB, SVNs, MDIs) as they relate to patients of all ages, from infancy through elderly.
Assess patient, need and ability to tolerate treatment/therapy and reassessment for response to care.
Manage and operate equipment safely and correctly. Inspect and test respiratory care equipment to ensure that it is functioning safely and efficiently.
Set up, operate and monitor non-invasive and invasive ventilators and the associated critical care duties required for such treatment, such as airway management and tracheal suctioning.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Associate's or Bachelor's Degree in Respiratory Therapy, AMA accredited
Must be licensed and currently registered as a professional respiratory care practitioner in the State of Washington. New graduates of AMA accredited school must be in the process of entry level exam and must obtain permanent license within two months of hire.
Must have a current Healthcare Provider CPR card or obtain within three months of employment.
Must have current ACLS certification or actively be in the process of enrollment and certification.
Must be Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP) certified or obtain within the first year of employment.
Must be PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) certified or obtain within the first of year of employment.
About the hospital you will serve.
Mount Carmel Hospital is a Critical Access hospital in Colville, WA serving a three county area in Northeast Washington. We are a progressive, full service hospital offering advanced medical and surgical care as well as specialty support and outpatient services.
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As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Respiratory Therapists
Req ID: 288800