Registered Respiratory Therapist Nights FT Up to $10,000 Sign on Bonus
Company: DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital
Posted on: September 23, 2022
Sinai-Grace Hospital is DMC's largest hospital, offering a
comprehensive heart center, cancer care, gerontology, emergency
medicine, obstetrics/gynecology and cosmetic services.
Sinai-Grace's joint replacement program features a revolutionary
minimally invasive knee and hip replacement surgery that attracts
patients from all over the country. Sinai-Grace operates more than
21 outpatient care sites and ambulatory surgery centers throughout
Wayne and Oakland Counties and is one of 10 hospitals in the nation
to be awarded a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation grant to help set
the standards of cardiac care for hospitals and physicians
throughout the nation. Summary Description Under general
supervision and according to established policies and procedures,
acts as a professional member of the health care team by providing
respiratory therapy services throughout the continuum of care. ---
Provides therapeutic and rehabilitative procedures and diagnostic
tests for patients with, or at risk of, abnormalities of the
--- Collaborates with physicians, nurses and other members of the
health care team to develop optimal cardiopulmonary care plans for
--- Performs patient assessments, evaluates the appropriateness and
effectiveness of therapy, and determines which respiratory care
activities can be delegated to other care team members.
--- Instructs employees and students in the principles and
practices of designated respiratory care procedures/tasks and
evaluates their competence.
--- May function as an in-charge therapist and preceptor, as
Minimum Qualifications 1. Graduation from an AMA/CoARC approved
Respiratory Care program. Associates degree in Science, Allied
Health or equivalent, or the equivalent combination of education
and/or experience. 2. Registration (RRT) by the National Board of
Respiratory Care (NBRC). 3. BCLS certification required. ACLS
certification preferred. 4. Licensure to practice as a Respiratory
Therapist in the State of Michigan. Skills Required 1. Skills
necessary to evaluate patient conditions and operate all
respiratory therapy and bedside pulmonary function equipment. 2.
Skills necessary to calculate and regulate respiratory therapy
modalities. 3. Interpersonal skills necessary to effectively
communicate with patients and medical, nursing and professional
staff to explain procedures and elicit cooperation. 4. Physical
stamina necessary for frequent standing, walking, and lifting and
positioning of patients. 5. Observational skills to judge changes
in patient's condition and assess emergency situations. 6.
Knowledge of regulatory standards associated with the field of
Respiratory Care in the hospital (e.g., OSHA, MIOSHA, CAP, JCAHO,
NFPA, ATS, CLIA, etc.). Job:
DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an
applicant's or employee's race, color, religion, sex (including
pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information,
sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status
or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable
accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless
doing so would result in an undue hardship.
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