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Respiratory Therapist - RT - Days

Kindred Healthcare
Louisville, KY 40202
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Description

What makes Kindred Healthcare a great place to work? Our people, of course! Our clinicians answer this special calling because they have a fundamental, internal drive to directly help people. In return, we serve, develop and respect our employees in environments created to optimize their job effectiveness, experience, and satisfaction. This is who we are.

 

Who are you? To succeed in our high-energy, high-reward environment, our clinicians provide compassionate critical care and deliver exceptional patient experiences, meaningful outcomes, and bonds for life.

 

As our most acute level of care, Kindreds transitional care hospitals offer the same critical care patients receive in a traditional hospital or intensive care unit, but for an extended recovery period. Our clinicians play a vital role in the recovery process for chronic, critically ill and medically complex patients.

 

As a Registered Respiratory Therapist / RRT in a Subacute Unit you will:

  • Be responsible for administering safe and competent respiratory care as ordered per physician, monitoring mechanical ventilation, administering medications, patient assessment, understanding ramifications of hemodynamic monitoring, understanding blood work results, monitoring, teaching, and training.



Qualifications

As a Registered Respiratory Therapist / RRT in a Subacute Unit you will have:

  • Education required for Registry by National Board of Respiratory Care.

  • Current credential as Registered Respiratory Therapist(RRT) by the National Board of Respiratory Care.

  • Current licensure from state licensure agency.

  • BLS Certification.

  • Must maintain currency of NBRC credential, BLS Certification and State license.


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As a Registered Respiratory Therapist / RRT in a Subacute Unit you will have:

  • Education required for Registry by National Board of Respiratory Care.

  • Current credential as Registered Respiratory Therapist(RRT) by the National Board of Respiratory Care.

  • Current licensure from state licensure agency.

  • BLS Certification.

  • Must maintain currency of NBRC credential, BLS Certification and State license.


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Posted: 2019-11-26 Expires: 2020-01-01

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Kindred Healthcare
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