Registered Respiratory Therapist - Good Samaritan Hospital- Nights

Lebanon, PA | Allied Health | Tracking Code: 70455

A Respiratory Therapy Career with Your Goals in Mind

Sign-On Bonus Available! Contact Recruiter for details.

When you join our nationally recognized Respiratory Care team, you will be part of a diverse, integrated care model that allows you more opportunities to expand your clinical experience as you pursue your own personal and professional goals. Our commitment is among the important reasons why WellSpan was recognized in the top 25 of the 2020 Forbes list of the 100 best employers in Pennsylvania.

Whether you’re just getting started in your career or you’re an experienced therapist, WellSpan is here to support your growth and continued career satisfaction.

Registered Respiratory Therapist

Full Time (72 Hours Biweekly) - Night Shift

 3 - 12 Hour Shifts - Weekend and Holiday Rotations

 

Job Description:

Under the general supervision of the Pulmonary Services Team Leader or Advanced Practitioner, performs respiratory care modalities according to established standards and practices.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Administers respiratory therapy modalities as per the physician, clinical practice guidelines, and/or clinical pathway; charts treatment, response and progress.
  2. Performs patient assessment and develops a comprehensive pulmonary care plan.
  3. Modifies therapy to maximize efficacy of the therapy regimen.
  4. Collaborates with the physician to manage the initiation, maintenance, and weaning of patients requiring ventilatory support.
  5. Maintains active and support communication with the patient regarding progress, problems, home programs and other issues related to the therapeutic process.
  6. Provides quality care consistent with appropriate policies and procedures, quality assessment program, safety, environmental and infection control standards.

Qualifications

  • Applicants must hold a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT and RCP) license in Pennsylvania
  • Graduate of an accredited program in respiratory therapy
  • BCLS
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required
  • 1+ Years experience

Kelly Bush
Talent Acquisition Consultant
Come Here Video
Grow Here Video
Stay Here Video
WellSpan York Hospital is one of two hospitals in Pennsylvania to receive the 2021-2022 American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) Apex Recognition Award.
Similar Opportunities
Share

Why WellSpan Health?

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization comprises a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 20,000 employees and 200 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

Diversity & Inclusion

Welcome. Respect. Value.

Wellspan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected, and valued while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Quality of Life

Formed in 1813, Lebanon is a quaint city of 25,700 residents. The area, rich in heritage and the small-town charm of yesteryear, features sites on the National Register of Historic Places, museums, scenic parks and recreation facilities, performing arts theaters, artists' studios, a farmers' market and dining establishments for all tastes.

Life in Lebanon County offers affordable housing and options for pursuing higher education. Residents can find local employment in manufacturing, retail, arts and entertainment, healthcare and service sectors. Located in southcentral Pennsylvania, Lebanon is within an easy driving distance to Harrisburg, Lancaster, Reading and York. (Patient population: 140,000)