Respiratory Therapist RRT - Respiratory Therapy, Full Time, Nights
Location: Lake Ariel
Posted on: September 20, 2023
Job Title: Respiratory Therapist Registered RRT or Certified
Work Type: Full time
Department: GCMC Respiratory Services Division
Geisinger is proud to offer a Respiratory Therapist (RRT) and
Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) a $15,000.shift differentials
for evening, nights, and weekend shifts!
Comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance that
starts day one of employment
Grow your career with up to $5000 in tuition reimbursement per
Three medical plan choices, including options to save with a
flexible spending account (FSA) and -health savings account
Company paid Life Insurance, Short-term disability, and Long-term
MyHealth Rewards wellness program to improve your health and earn
Shared governance structure that empowers our Respiratory
Evidence-based medicine practices
State-of-the-art equipment and technology
Community involvement through our Employee Resource Groups
To learn more about Geisinger opportunities, please contact our
Candidate Care Line at 1-877-564-6447 or
GeisingerCareers@geisinger.Assesses patients' respiratory care
needs based on a variety of data. Consistently performs and
documents thorough patient assessments.
Correctly performs and documents routine therapeutic modalities
including aerosolized medications, secretion management techniques,
pulmonary volume expansion, oxygen therapy, and assists with
routine care and maintenance of artificial airways.
Initiates and manages conventional and high frequency mechanical
ventilators according to established protocol.
Assists in intra-hospital transport of mechanically ventilated
Sets up and manages non-invasive monitoring (i.e. When care
management not available, assists with discharge planning for
patients needing respiratory related DME supplies, follows
appropriate insurance guidelines.
Adheres to regulatory requirements and safety standards.
Functions as the Shift Coordinator (charge person) when designated
as such after one year of employment.
Assists the medical team in the performance of fiberoptic
Assists the medical team with the placement invasive monitoring
lines and obtains hemodynamic measurements and calculations.
Assists in the intra-hospital transport of age specific patient
Functions as a preceptor for orientees and students in their
Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and
complying with all organization policies and procedures. Additional
competencies and skills outlined in any department-specific
orientation will be considered essential to the performance of the
job related to that position.
Rotating shifts 2-8 hour & 2-12 hour shifts/week
Every other weekend and holiday
Respiratory Therapy Residency Program Transition to Practice
Program for New Graduates:
-12-month program offered to graduate RTs with less than one year
of acute care experience
- Provides education and resources to support graduate RTs during
the first year as a healthcare professional.
Graduate from Specialty Training Program- (Required)
Registered Respiratory Therapist - National Board for Respiratory
Care (NBRC); Member of National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) -
National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC)
Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our
students, our Geisinger family and our communities. INNOVATION: We
constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our
members, our community, and the nation. SAFETY: We provide a safe
environment for our patients and members and the Geisinger family
We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions
from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.
Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we
encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and
collegiality. Our patients, members and community come from a wide
variety of backgrounds, and it takes a diverse workforce to make
better health easier for all. We are proud to be an affirmative
action, equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment regardless to race,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.
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