WakeMed Health & Hospitals Respiratory Therapist (Garner) - FT Nights in Raleigh, North Carolina

Respiratory Therapist (Garner) - FT Nights

Job ID #: 27270


WakeMed Garner Healthplex

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Respiratory Care Services - 33_6175

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About WakeMed

Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is a nationally recognized, private, not-for-profit health care organization founded and based in Raleigh, N.C. The largest health system in Wake County, WakeMed exists to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding, compassionate, patient- and family-centered care to all. The 919-bed system is accredited by The Joint Commission and designated Magnet by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. WakeMed is a leader in cardiac and vascular care, women’s and children’s services, emergency medicine and trauma care, physical rehabilitation, orthopaedics and neurosciences. Specialty facilities include the WakeMed Heart Center, Children’s Hospital, Rehabilitation Hospital, Adult and Children’s Emergency Departments and a Level 1 Trauma Center. WakeMed’s team of more than 8,200 employees, 250 employed physicians, 1,500 volunteers, 1,200 affiliated physicians use the most advanced technologies along with the best minds and the biggest hearts to ensure the finest quality in health care and community health. For more information, visit www.wakemed.org.

Position Information

The Respiratory Therapist in the Respiratory Care Services department encompasses responsibility for administering respiratory care within the scope of practice under a physician's order including, but not limited to, all types of oxygen therapy, aerosol therapy, advanced airway management, arterial puncture and analysis, ECG's and mechanical ventilation of adult/geriatric patients. The therapist plans, implements, and evaluates the effectiveness of therapy, with communication to the physician and health care team. The staff Therapist understands the needs of the organization and supports the mission, vision, and values in the management of patient care.

Experience Requirements :

Clinical - Respiratory Therapy And/Or Clinical - Emergency/Trauma Preferred

Education Required :

Associate's Degree Respiratory Therapy Required

Licensure/Certification Requirements :

Licensed Respiratory Care Practitioner Required

Hours of Work :

7:00pm - 7:00am

Weekend Requirements :

Every Other

Call Requirements :

As Needed