Resp Therapist-RRTFacility: St Francis Hospital Location: Roslyn, NY Department: Respiratory Therapy Category: Allied Health / Clinical Professional Schedule: Full Time, with Weekend and Holiday rotation Shift: Night shift Hours: 7pm-7am ReqNum: 6022792
St. Francis Hospital, The Heart Center is New York State's only specialty designated cardiac center. A member of Catholic Health Services of Long Island, St. Francis is consistently recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a national leader for Cardiology & Heart Surgery, as well as for Gastroenterology & GI Surgery. Additionally, U.S. News rates St. Francis as high performing in Geriatrics, Neurology & Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, and Pulmonology. Nursing care at St. Francis is also nationally recognized, with multiple Magnet designations, as well as the AMSN PRISM Awards and Beacon Awards. St. Francis has regularly out-scored other hospitals on Long Island.
Respiratory Therapists are responsible for the safe, effective, timely, and documented performance of respiratory therapy and related tasks in accordance with the Hospital's Mission and according to physician orders, patient's needs, regulatory requirements, and departmental procedures.Works within an approved level of respiratory care services according to qualifications, demonstrated competency, and duly designated and authorizations.Seeks opportunities to improve care both for the individual patient & the institution.
Associates Degree and graduate of an AMA approved program in Respiratory or Cardio-Respiratory Therapy;
Current completions of BLS and ACLS programs.
Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC)
Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT).
Current NYS RT License and active membership in the NBRC.
At Catholic Health Services of Long Island your well-being comes first, with comprehensive compensation and benefits; our offerings go beyond the basics. In addition to multiple medical plans, life insurance, generous paid time off and flexible spending accounts, we also offer substantial tuition reimbursement, an employer funded pension plan and several savings plan options for your future.