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Respiratory Therapist II

Requisition R082537 Market Richmond, Virginia Department Respiratory Therapy - St. Mary's - Richmond Shift Other Schedule Full-time

Thank you for considering a career at Bon Secours!

PRIMARY FUNCTION/GENERAL PURPOSE OF POSITION:

Primary function within department policies and procedures and standards of care, reviews patient data, makes assessment of patient's respiratory status, assembles necessary equipment and checks for proper functioning, and administers prescribed therapies as ordered.  Monitors patient's response to such therapies and makes recommendations to change or modify based on the assessment.   Documents all treatments and therapies provided as required.  Performs diagnostic testing for blood gases and co-oximetry.  Performs patient and family education and instructions in order to allay apprehensions and elicit cooperation necessary for attainment of goals and therapies.

II.         EMPLOYMENT QUALIFICATIONS:

1.Requires knowledge of anatomy, physiology, microbiology, pulmonary physics, pulmonary

pathophysiology, advanced respiratory care, mathematics, blood gas chemistry,

pharmacology at a level generally acquired through completion of AMA approved therapist

program.

2.Work requires comprehensive knowledge of all department policies, procedures, systems,

and equipment as well as proficiency in performing clinical treatments at a level generally

acquired during two-year Respiratory Care program.

3. Must maintain current CPR certification.

4. Must maintain current Virginia state license to practice Respiratory Care.

Bon Secoursis an equal opportunity employer.

We’ll also reward your hard work with:

  • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
  • Prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance w/AD&D
  • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify
  • Paid time off
  • Educational Assistance
  • And much more

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

36

Work Shift:

Other

Department:

Respiratory Therapy - St. Mary's - Richmond

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for  Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com.

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Luis F., RN

I wanted to get into a career where I’m happy to go to work.

Luis F. Registered Nurse
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