Salem Health Hospitals & Clinics Respiratory Care Practitioner (Registered) in Salem, Oregon
Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics are part of a network of state of the art medical facilities located within the heart of the Willamette Valley. At Salem Health, we pride ourselves on being a community centric, diverse organization that has been voted a top workplace by our employees for three years running.
We continually strive to provide innovative paths to learning and growth while maintaining an environment of strategic problem solving objectives through Lean driven principles. We understand that hardworking, conscientious and compassionate team members are one of our most valuable assets and we are always looking for outstanding people to join our team.
Your Role With Us:
As a Respiratory Therapist you will join a large department who assess and treat patients afflicted with acute and chronic breathing issues. This position will report directly to one of our Respiratory Supervisors and will be working closely with our team to care for a wide range of patient populations, from neonates to adult.
This position will enjoy utilizing many respiratory modalities, including:
High Flow oxygen therapy
Opportunities to train in pulmonary function testing and bronchoscopies.
Have a High school diploma or equivalency is mandatory; successful completion of a minimum of 2 years of college education including Associate degree or Bachelor degree is preferred.
Are Registered Respiratory Care Practitioner as recognized by the NBRC.
Possess a valid Oregon license to practice as an RCP in Oregon.
Possessed BLS credentials from the AHA.
Demonstrate good organizational, technical and communication skills and demonstrate the ability to work both within a team setting and independently, utilizing time effectively with a minimum of supervision.
Are familiar with hospital ethics and protocols, departmental procedures and policies.
We have many excellent opportunities available! To view all of our openings, please visit our career page at https://www.salemhealth.org/about/careers
As a leader in the local industry, Salem Health offers a generous total rewards package, an empowering culture, and a commitment to the development and growth of our in-house talent. Our work is grounded in respect for people and continuous improvement and we invite you to partner with us to further our mission.
Salem Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.
Requisition ID: 2020-6118
Street: 890 Oak St SE
Maximum Salary (DOE): DOE
Shift (Please note: this field is external facing to candidates): Variable
Hours Each Week (Please note: this field is external facing to candidates): 36.00