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Respiratory Therapist- Pulmonary Function Tech, Part-Time, Days

Organization: 
Northwestern Medicine
Location: 
Huntley
Region: 
Illinois
Employment type: 
Part Time
Remote Position: 
No
Required degree level: 
Other

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

The primary schedule of this position resides in the pulmonary function tech copacity and remaining weekly hours are on the floor. 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. AA/EOE

Qualifications
Required: Graduate from accredited school of respiratory therapy, must be credentialed by the NBRC. BLS, Delnor requires NRP within 6 months hire. At least 1 year 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. Preferred: Bachelor's Degree. PALS.
Equal Opportunity
Northwestern Medicine is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, veteran status, disability or sexual orientation.

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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