Respiratory Therapist

    Northside Hospital
    Atlanta, GA 30301
    Full-time

    Job Description

    Northside Hospital is award-winning, state-of-the-art and continually growing. Constantly expanding the quality and reach of our care to our patients and communities creates even more opportunity for the best healthcare professionals in Atlanta and beyond. Discover all the possibilities of a career at Northside today.

    Position Description:
    Provides respiratory care for patients in adult and/or neonatal care. Employees may perform ECG, EEG, pulmonary function testing, & bronchoscopy and any other testing as deemed within the scope of practice by national standards.

    Position Requirements:
    Required: 1. Graduation from an accredited respiratory care program with an Associate's degree or equivalent and RRT credentialed by the National Board for Respiratory Care. 2. CRT or CRTT that have graduated from an accredited respiratory care program, greater than 5 years' experience at Northside Hospital and that are not on a Performance Improvement Plan will be allowed to continue employment. 3. Certified in Basic Life Support (BLS) and/or Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP) by the American Heart Association. **NRP is only required when rotating to the NICU or attending deliveries. 4. Maintains proficiency in arterial blood sampling techniques as prescribed by the hospital and/or JCAHO.

    Licensure/Certification Requirements:
    Yes

    Work Hours:
    7p-7a

    Weekend Requirements:
    Yes

    On-Call Requirements:
    No

    RP Code: 3E8

    Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law. .




    Posting ID: 559416755Posted: 2020-06-03