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Respiratory Therapist- Casual, Rotating

Northwestern Medicine
City: 
McHenry
State: 
Illinois
Required degree level: 
Other
Accommodations: 
Vision Accommodations
Hearing Accommodations
Neurodiversity
Learning
Mental Health
Mobility
Remote Position: 
No

At Northwestern Medicine, every patient interaction makes a difference in cultivating a positive workplace. This patient-first approach is what sets us apart as a leader in the healthcare industry. As an integral part of our team, youll have the opportunity to join our quest for better healthcare, no matter where you work within the Northwestern Medicine system. At Northwestern Medicine, we pride ourselves on providing competitive benefits: from tuition reimbursement and loan forgiveness to 401(k) matching and lifecycle benefits, we take care of our employees. Ready to join our quest for better?
Description

Under the direction of the Medical Director and Team Leader of Respiratory Care, provides emergency, critical, and basic care in accordance with the physician's order. Responsible for proper care and operation of the equipment used for providing therapy.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications: - At least 3 years Respiratory Therapy experience - Excellent customer service, interpersonal and communication skills - Demonstrates the ability to handle multiple assignments and balance priorities Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing - Excellent interpersonal skills - Understanding of medical terminology - Ability to use computerized charting Required Education: Graduate from accredited school of respiratory therapy, must be credentialed by the NBRC Preferred Education: Bachelor's Degree Required Certifications: BLS, NRP required if working in nursery Preferred Certification: PALS

Northwestern Medicine is dedicated to providing the most advanced healthcare to the communities and patients we serve. The Northwestern Medicine clinical and administrative staff, medical and science faculty and medical students come together everyday with a shared commitment to superior quality, academic excellence, scientific discovery and patient safety.

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