Cert-Respiratory Therapist, Full-time, Night
Company: AMITA Health
Location: Hoffman Estates
Posted on: January 6, 2022
We Are Hiring:Certified Respiratory Therapist
*** Full-time, Night 7pm-7am ***
AMITA Health St. Alexius Medical Center Hoffman Estates
AMITA Health St. Alexius Medical Center Hoffman Estates is a
318-licensed-bed, state-of-the-art facility that offers the latest
in surgical services, including da Vinci--- Robotic Assisted
Surgery; Level III Perinatal services with a Neonatal Intensive
Care Unit (NICU); and access to top doctors in heart and vascular
care, cancer care, women's health and beyond.
Recognized as a Blue Distinction Center in bariatric surgery,
maternity services, spinal surgery and joint replacement, AMITA
Health St. Alexius Medical Center Hoffman Estates has also received
a five-star rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid
Services (CMS).What You Will Do:Provide evaluation of and care for
patients with respiratory insufficiencies.
- Assess patient for appropriate type and frequency of treatment
and develop a plan of care based on diagnosis.
- Implement and monitor patient care plan and equipment.
- Monitor, record and communicate patient condition.
- Perform advanced respiratory care modalities.
- Evaluate respiratory practice, administration of medications,
and treatment based on patient outcomes.
- Educate the patient and family about the health condition and
provide information about community support groups and other
- Assist with care, calibration and maintenance of all
- Participate in maintaining departmental inventory levels for
supplies and equipment.
- Process equipment per established cleaning/sterilization
- Respond to emergency resuscitation team calls.What You Will
Licensure / Certification / Registration:
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date
- Respiratory Care Practitioner credentialed from the Illinois
Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained within
4 Months (120 days) of hire date or job transfer date required (New
graduates must have receipt of payment for application to IDFPR
- Respiratory Therapist credentialed from the National Board for
Respiratory Care (NBRC) preferred. New grads must have proof of
passing entry level exam, CRT. Proof can include; passing
scores,certificate from the NBRC or letter from the NBRC stating
passing of exam.Education:
- High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.Additional
Preferences:No additional preferences.Why Join Our Team:AMITA
Health, one of the largest health systems in Illinois, is comprised
of 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. With more than 900
providers in its medical groups, 26,000 associates and 7,000
physician partners, AMITA Health serves over 6.6 million residents
in the greater Chicagoland area.
We are committed to improving accessibility to healthcare in the
communities we serve. We hold ourselves accountable to our patients
and one another, and we work hard to treat the whole person, body,
mind and spirit. Our compassionate, talented team members are the
source of our strength, and we invest heavily in their well-being.
We offer significant professional opportunities, career advancement
potential, comprehensive training and competitive wages.Equal
Opportunity Employer:AMITA Health will provide equal employment
opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment
regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship,
gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression,
age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information,
carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a
covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
Please note that AMITA Health will make an offer of employment only
to individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. AMITA Health will not solicit money or banking
information from applicants.
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