SSM Health Respiratory Therapist in St. Charles, Missouri

Description

Role Purpose:

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

Responsibilities:

  • 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.
Qualifications

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.

Req ID: 18007379

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

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

Schedule Hours Per Pay Period: 63301

Weekend Rotation: Full Time, 12 Hour Night, Nights

Normal work hours: Therapy

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

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

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

Posting: 72-72