Providence Health & Services Respiratory Therapist in Centralia, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Respiratory Therapist (Per Diem, Variable) to Providence Centralia Hospital in Centralia, WA.

We are seeking a licensed Respiratory Therapist who uses initiative and independent judgment to provide preventative and restorative care to patients with breathing problems or cardiopulmonary disorders.

In this position you will:

  • Be an integral part of the interdisciplinary team that cares for patients of all ages

  • Manage, assess, plan, and evaluate care for patients with acute and/or chronic cardiopulmonary deficiencies and abnormalities

  • Set up ventilator for intubated patients

  • Administer medications and therapy via established protocols

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an AMA approved school for Respiratory Therapy

  • Current Respiratory Care Practitioner licensure in Washington State

  • Current or eligible for Respiratory Therapist registry

  • AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification

  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification within 18 months of hire

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Previous experience as a Respiratory Therapist

  • Proficiency with computers and clinical applications

About the hospital you will serve .

Providence Centralia Hospital in Centralia, Washington is a 127-bed, not-for-profit hospital providing emergency, diagnostic, cancer, birthing and surgical services. It consistently receives high scores on accreditation surveys by the Joint Commission, the Washington Department of Health (DOH) and the Washington Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Respiratory Therapists

Location: Washington-Centralia

Req ID: 196053