POSITION PURPOSE: Responsible for the effective delivery of Respiratory Care utilizing the standards of Respiratory Care Practice.
Performs all aspects of respiratory care to include diagnostic test of the cardio-pulmonary system
Performs quality control on all respiratory care equipment to include I-STAT blood gas analyzers.
EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: As needed for Massachusetts State License in Respiratory Care. Able to read, write and speak English required.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Demonstrates clinical competence to patient care; good ability to communicate in written and verbal fashion, promoting a team approach to patient care; professional growth through continuing education activities; and work/educational experience that promotes group/team working relationships is preferred.
PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIRED: Registration or certification from the National Board for Respiratory Care Preferred
Licensed by the State of Massachusetts required
Basic Life Support (BLS) required.
Job: Respiratory Therapy
Primary Location: Worcester, Massachusetts
Facility: Saint Vincent Hospital
Job Type: PT1
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005004680
About Saint Vincent Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.