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Reg Respiratory Therapist 2, $10,000 Sign On Bonus!

Company: Akron Children's Hospital
Location: Canton
Posted on: January 22, 2023

Job Description:

About Akron Children's HospitalAkron Children's Hospital has been caring for children since 1890, and our pediatric specialties are ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report. With two hospital campuses, regional health centers and more than 50 primary and specialty care locations throughout Ohio, we're making it easier for today's busy families to find the high-quality care they need. In 2020, our health care system provided more than 1.1 million patient encounters. We also operate neonatal and pediatric units in the hospitals of our regional health care partners. Every year, our Children's Home Care Group nurses provide thousands of in-home visits, and our School Health nurses manage clinic visits for students from preschool through high school. With our Quick Care Online virtual visits and Akron Children's Anywhere app, we're here for families whenever and wherever they need us. Learn more at .OUR PROMISES

  • To treat every child as we would our own
  • To treat others as they would like to be treated
  • To turn no child away for any reasonPrior to the start date, full COVID-19 vaccination is required for employment. Full vaccination is defined as 14 days after the last received vaccination. Boosters are excluded from this requirement.We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.
    At Aultman Hospital
    Full Time Days 7a-7p 36 hours per week
    $10,000 Sign On Bonus (taxable)
    The Registered Respiratory Therapist Level II assess, plans, implements, evaluates and directs care for premature, pediatric, and adult patients. Responsibilities:
  • Assesses, plans, implements, evaluates and directs care for premature, pediatric, and adult patients.
  • Assesses the current status and immediate airway needs of the critically ill neonate, pediatric, or adult patient in the intra hospital transport, intensive care, and general care environment.
  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care for the physical, psychological, social, educational, and safety needs of the patients served regardless of age.
  • Participate in the education of patients and families.
  • Participates in orientation for staff and student clinical experience.
  • Staff may be temporarily assigned to an area throughout the Akron Children's Hospital enterprise, based on patient needs requiring similar knowledge and skill.
  • Other duties as required. Other information:
    Technical Expertise
  • Experience in respiratory care is required.
  • Experience working with all levels within an organization is required.
  • Experience in healthcare is preferred.
  • Proficiency in MS Office Outlook, Excel, Word or similar software is required. Education and Experience
  • Education: Graduate from an accredited School of Respiratory Care.
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist credential awarded by the National Board for Respiratory Care is required
  • Current OH Respiratory Care Professional license is required
  • Current pediatric specialty credential (e.g. NPS, CNPT or A-EC) is required
  • Certification: Current Health Care Provider BLS training is required; NRP, PALS, ACLS, and STABLE certification is required and must be maintained throughout employment
  • Years of relevant experience: Minimum of 2 years of neonatal/pediatric critical care experience or a minimum of 1 years of adult critical care experience and the successful completion of 1 year of NICU/pediatric critical care experience.
  • Years of experience supervising: None Full Time FTE: 0.900000

    Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities. EEO is the law, please click/copy paste the link below to learn more:


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