Respiratory Care Practitioner
Company: Cone Health
Posted on: October 8, 2018
LOCATION: Alamance Regional Medical Center, BurlingtonJOB DETAILS:Exempt: NoFTE: 0.9 (36 hours/week)Schedule: 7p-7aOn Call: YesJOB SUMMARY:This position is responsible for providing quality Respiratory Care for patients, including neonates, pediatrics, adolescents, adults and geriatrics. Employees may be required to cover shifts at any of the Cone Health acute care hospitals. Employees will have access to pharmaceuticals on all campuses.EDUCATION:Required: Graduation from a 2-year school for Respiratory Therapy.Educational requirements must be confirmed for all Respiratory Care Practitioners.EXPERIENCE:Experience working in an acute care setting or completed acute care clinical rotations required.Moses Cone, Wesley Long, High Point MedCenter, and Annie Penn Employees:Experience in managing critical care patients preferred.Alamance Regional Medical Employees:Special care nursery experience preferred.6 months of critical care experience preferred.All Womens Hospital EmployeesNew hires or transfers to Womens Hospital must have at least 2 years of critical care experience.LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRY/LISTING-REQUIRED:BLS (CPR) -AHA Health Care Provider BLSDrivers License -Valid Drivers LicenseNational Credentials (All Employees):As of July 1, 2017, all new employees hired must be credentialed by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) as a RRT.Credentials awarded by the NBRC on or after July 1, 2002 are valid for a period of five years and are subject to the continuing competency program requirements.NC State Licensure (All Employees)Licensed by the North Carolina Respiratory Care Board (NCRCB) as a RRT.RegulatoryAll Womens Hospital Employees (Additional Requirements):New employees are required to obtain Neonatal/Pediatric Specialist (NPS) credential from the NBRC within one year of hire date or transfer date.Moses Cone, Wesley Long, High Point MedCenter, Alamance Regional Medical Center, Annie Penn Employees:ACLS and PALS certification required upon hire and must remain current.Womens Hospital employees must have ACLS upon hire and must remain current. In addition, new hires are required to complete the Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) within 6 months of hire date or transfer date.All Alamance Regional Medical Employees(Additional Requirements):NRP is required within 6 months of hire date or transfer date.MAJOR WORK ACTIVITIES:Manages invasive/non-invasive ventilators 20 %Performs routine therapy modalities 20 %Processes blood gases 10 %Performs advanced therapy modalities 10 %Completes required documentation 20 %Monitors and maintains department supply levels/equipment 10 %Exhibits Department Engagement 10 %CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: Annual flu shot Annual TB test (if applicable to your job location) Annual HLCs (Healthstream, formerly CBL)-Safety at Work and CorporateCompliance Maintain licensure/certification/registry/listing (if applicable to your job)ABOUT CONE HEALTH:Cone Health is a state of the art network of facilities providing patientsaccess to the latest developments in medical care from their first moments oflife through later years. Our network offers the most breakthrough treatmentsand technology available in healthcare today. As a teaching hospital, we offeremployees the opportunity to become leaders in the industry and continuedgrowth from their first day on. Extraordinary patient care is about beinghigh-touch as well as high-tech. Community service and superior patientcare are the cornerstones of our organization, a philosophy that isdemonstrated by each and every one of our valued team members. We are proud tobe the largest private, not-for-profit employer of choice in the Piedmont, NCarea community. Additionally, as one of the regions largest and mostcomprehensive health networks, Cone Health has more than 100 locations,including six hospitals, three ambulatory care centers, three outpatientsurgery centers, four urgent care centers, a retirement community, and morethan 100 physician practice sites. Our tagline The Network for ExceptionalCare highlights our commitment to excellence, which is shared by our morethan 11,000 employees, 1,300 physicians and 1,200 volunteers.Cone Health is an equal opportunity employer. If you require assistance withour online job submission process, please contact our Talent Acquisition teamat 866-266-3767 to request an accommodation.
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