POSITION PURPOSE: Responsible for the effective delivery of Respiratory Care utilizing the standards of Respiratory Care Practice.
Performs all aspects of respiratory care to include diagnostic test of the cardio-pulmonary system
Performs quality control on all respiratory care equipment to include I-STAT blood gas analyzers
Every other weekend / every other holiday requirement.
Onboarding Process: Please be advised that candidates must successfully complete a background check and pre-employment health screening which includes a drug screen.
EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: As needed for Massachusetts State License in Respiratory Care. Able to read, write and speak English required.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Demonstrates clinical competence to patient care; good ability to communicate in written and verbal fashion, promoting a team approach to patient care; professional growth through continuing education activities; and work/educational experience that promotes group/team working relationships is preferred.
PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIRED: Registration or certification from the National Board for Respiratory Care Preferred
Licensed by the State of Massachusetts required
Basic Life Support (BLS) required.
Job: Respiratory Therapy
Primary Location: Worcester, Massachusetts
Facility: Saint Vincent Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Nights
If Other Shift, Specify: Every other weekend / every other holiday requirement.
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