Requisition ID: 67764
Ministry: Presence Mercy Medical Center
Location: Presence Mercy Medical Center
1315 North Highland, Aurora, IL 60506 United States (US)
Department: 20740010 Respiratory Therapy PMMC
Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 0
Employment Status: PRN / Registry
Employment Type: Regular
The Respiratory Care Practitioner provides Respiratory Care modalities to patients as ordered by physicians, including but not limited to the administration of respiratory related medications, oxygen and humidity therapies, airway clearance therapy, invasive and non-invasive ventilation, etc., in accordance to established policy and procedure and based on accepted national standards, practices and regulatory requirements.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. Other duties may be assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Upon obtaining the NBRC credential (date printed on the certificate) the employee has (6) months (180 days) to obtain an Illinois State License as issued by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation. Failure to obtain such license will result in termination of employment at the end of the "grace period."
The employee is responsible to maintain his/her State License in an active/current status while employed with Presence Health. Failure to do so will result in suspension without pay until obtained and/or termination.
Education and/or Experience
Graduate of an accredited Respiratory Care Program required.
Proficient in Microsoft Office software and electronic medical record experience preferred.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
NBRC credentialed RRT or registry eligible with completion within 6 months (180 days). BLS, CPR, and IL state license required. ACLS, PALS, and NRP preferred.
Business Unit: Presence Mercy Medical Center
Department Name: Respiratory Therapy PMMC
Job Function: Rehabilitation Services