Riverside Health System

Respiratory Therapist - Bonus Eligible up to $10,000!

Location Name Riverside Doctors' Hospital Williamsburg
Department Respiratory Care
Job ID
2021-24866
Category
Clinical (Non-Nursing)
Shift
Nights

Overview

Works under the supervision of the Manager/Supervisor Director and Medical Director of Respiratory Care Services. The Respiratory Care Practitioner is responsible for the planning executing and evaluating the total Respiratory Care of assigned patients. The Respiratory Care Practitioner utilizes current evidenced based Respiratory Care Practice to care for each patient based on the physiological psychosocial and cultural diversity. Works under the direction of the leadership team to provided respiratory services associated with and in accordance with standards of excellence established by Riverside Health System and facility goals and strategic plans. Responsible for assuring safe practices as referenced in the National Patient Safety Goals and supports best practices as recommended by the American Association of Respiratory Care.

Designed and built with a focus on patient-centered care, Riverside Doctors' Hospital Williamsburg is the pinnacle of Riverside's commitment to the residents of the Williamsburg region. Set on over 25 beautiful acres, the hospital offers state-of-the-art care, comfort and convenience. Riverside Doctors' Hospital opened in May 2013 and is licensed for 40 private rooms - 33 Medical/Surgical rooms and 7 Intensive Care rooms. Surgical Services features 2 operating rooms and 8 private patient preparation and recovery rooms dedicated to patients undergoing surgical procedures. Williamsburg, Virginia is best known for tourist and historical point of interest. Colonial Williamsburg has many historical sites and the College of William and Mary is the second oldest institution for higher education in the United States.

Qualifications

Full Time - Nights

Call Required - Rotating shifts, weekends, holidays

 

Education: Associates or Bachelors degree in Respiratory Care required.

Experience: Previous respiratory care experience of one year preferred. Must be able to read and comprehend, manipulate numbers, basic computer use and interpret data. Most possess comprehensive knowledge of respiratory process and protocols.

Licensure/Certification: Certified or Registered Respiratory Therapist by the National Board of Respiratory Care and licensed in the state of Virginia, BLS certification required. ACLS required upon hire. PALS is required within 6 months of hire date

 

We offer a variety of benefits to meet your personal needs including several medical, vision and dental plans. We also offer paid time off (PTO), extended illness bank (EIB), short and long term disability, life insurance (term and whole life options), retirement, HSA, FSA, dependent care FSA, critical illness, hospital indemnity, accident insurance, pet insurance, identity protection, tuition assistance and student loan repayment options – just to name a few!

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