Providence Health & Services Respiratory Therapist - Lung and Sleep Clinic in Spokane, Washington
Providence is calling a Respiratory Therapist ( Lung And Sleep Disorder Clinic , Days, Full Time) to Providence Medical Group in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Proactively inform clinic leadership of all operational issues as they arise.
Provide plans for resolution and proposals for improvement to clinic leadership.
Instruct patients and families in the proper use of respiratory equipment, including but not limited to: inhalators, nebulizer machines, oxygen tanks, and vests.
Educate patients and families in the home care of CF patients.
Provide lung function, pulmonary function and breathing tests to patients in clinic.
Coordinate with physician and nursing staff in planning and implementing patient plan of care.
Assist the physician with the delivery and direction of Respiratory Therapy.
Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of contemporary Respiratory Therapy principles.
Accept and support the mission and values of Providence Medical Group and Providence Health & Services.
Actively support and incorporate the Mission and Core Values into daily activities.
Treat all others with respect and demonstrates excellence, justice, stewardship and compassion in daily work and relationships with others.
Maintain a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Associate's degree in Respiratory Therapy from an accredited and approved program or Bachelor's degree in Respiratory Therapy from an accredited and approved program.
Currently licensed as a Respiratory Care Practitioner (LR credential) in the State of Washington.
Current national registration with the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC), holding RRT (Registered Respiratory Therapist) credential, or Registry Eligible.
Preferred qualification for this position include:
Bachelor's degree in Respiratory Therapy from an accredited and approved program.
Prior clinical experience preferably in pulmonary or sleep medicine.
Preferred experience in administering pulmonary function tests.
About the clinic you will serve.
Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve eastern Washington in clinic locations. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.
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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.
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.
Job Category: Respiratory Therapists
Req ID: 268074