St. Mary's Good Samaritan Respiratory Therapist in St. Charles, Missouri


Role Purpose:

Supports the overall patient care experience by providing clinical services to assigned areas.


  • Contributes to exceptional quality care through assessing, monitoring, interpreting and evaluating patients and their response to therapy as measured by daily patient assessments.
  • Contributes to exceptional quality and safety by providing appropriate airway management, therapeutic procedures and oxygen administration as measured by quality audits, zero preventable sentinel/serious events and observations.
  • Contributes to exceptional clinical outcomes by establishing, maintaining and troubleshooting mechanical ventilation, oxygen/humidity delivery systems, and bronchodilator therapy as measured by quality audits and patient assessments.
  • Contribute to the overall physician and employee commitment by collaborating, communicating and promoting team work, as measured by physician satisfaction, employee participation survey goal and on monthly survey.
  • Contributes to exceptional quality, physician commitment and financial performance through providing proactive, timely, accurate and customer-friendly communication, documentation and entering patient charges as measure by documentation audits, physician satisfaction, and daily charge reconciliation.
  • Contributes to achievement of exceptional health care by functioning as a member of the team as measured by active participation in unit meetings, committees and special projects.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associate Degree or Diploma School Program.
  • N.B.R.C. Registry or Certification.
  • Minimum new graduate.
  • BLS and Missouri License.

SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital – St. Charles –

SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital - St. Charles is a 433-bed hospital offering highly-specialized care for critically ill patients. The hospital excels in many areas, including open-heart surgery, cardiac catheterizations, trauma and emergency services, sleep medicine, obstetrics, surgical services, oncology, vascular surgery, orthopedics and gastroenterology.

Benefits Statement:

Our robust employee benefits package includes health benefits, life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance, long-term disability coverage, health and dependent care reimbursement accounts, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, adoption reimbursement, an employee assistance program, retirement plan options and more.

Note: not all benefits apply to all openings.

Organization: SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital – St. Charles

Primary Location: Missouri-St. Charles-SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital – St. Charles

Work Locations: SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital – St. Charles (0002) 300 First Capitol Drive St. Charles, 63301

Job: Therapy

Req ID: 18009978