Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Location: US:PA: Lancaster
Work Type: PRN
Hours: 7:30a - 5:00p
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Performs the day-to-day activities of the Respiratory Services Department and all of its satellites under general supervision and according to established policies and procedures, concentrating in those specialty areas where certification has been obtained by the National Board of Respiratory Care. Performs patient assessment and conducts prescribed therapeutic procedures and implements appropriate modalities accordingly. Collaborates with multidisciplinary team members to achieve optimal patient outcomes consistent with evidence-based practice.
Licensed as a Respiratory Therapist in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
AHA BLS required prior to orientation completion
Excellent communication skills preferred
RRT credential awarded by the NBRC preferred to start, required within 90 days of hire
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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Union: Non Bargained