Ascension Health Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in Mobile, Alabama
We Are Hiring
Respiratory Therapist (RRT) - Respiratory Therapy - PRN,Rotating - Providence Hospital - Mobile,AL
This position will be PRN Nights. You will work a minimium of 12 hours or more.
Why Join Ascension?
Thank you for your interest in Providence Hospital and its affiliated physician network, Providence Medical Group, longtime providers of quality healthcare to the people of Mobile.
Known for its historic streets lined with massive live oaks, Mobile is a picturesque city situated on Mobile Bay near the Gulf of Mexico. More than 600,000 people call Mobile “home.” Here you’ll find a family-oriented community steeped in rich southern tradition with an eye to the future. Delicious seafood from nearby waters, year-round recreational opportunities, good schools and affordable housing create the area’s desirable coastal lifestyle.
Founded in 1854 by the Daughters of Charity, Providence Hospital is a 349-bed comprehensive healthcare facility for emergency, cardiovascular, cancer, orthopedics, obstetrics and surgical services. Outpatient services include an outpatient diagnostic center and a freestanding rehabilitation and wellness center. Providence has been designated a Blue Distinction Center by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama for spine, hip and knee surgeries and has earned Gold status from the American Heart Association for its congestive heart failure program, reflecting a high level of performance in patient safety and outcomes. Primary care services are provided by Providence Medical Group through offices located across southeastern Mississippi and southern Alabama.
As part of Ascension – the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system – Providence offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Our associates consistently give high ratings to their workplace engagement and leadership’s support for their well-being. Every day, the work of our talented associates reflects an unwavering commitment to serve, to care and to heal.
More information about Providence is available at www.providencehospital.org.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Providence Hospital-AL, you will have the opportunity to provideevaluation of and care for patients with respiratory insufficiencies.
Assesses patient for appropriate type and frequency of treatment and develops a plan of care based on diagnosis.
Implements and monitors patient care plan and equipment. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition. Performs advanced respiratory care modalities.
Evaluates respiratory practice, administration of medications, and treatment based on patient outcome.
Educates the patient and family about the health condition and provides information about community support groups and other available programs.
Responds to emergency resuscitation team code.
What You Will Need
Respiratory Therapistcredentialed from theAlabama Board of Respiratory Therapyobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
One or more of the following:
Advanced Life Supportcredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained within1 Month (30 days)of hire date or job transfer date.
High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
- None required.
Clinical experience in a hospital setting.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Providence Hospitalprovides equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), ethnic ornational origin, age (40 or over), citizenship, genetic information, or status as a disabled veteran or veteran of the Vietnam era. Providence Hospitalprovides equal employment opportunities for qualified disabled individuals.
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