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Licensed Registered Respiratory Therapists

Geisinger Health System

City:  DANVILLE  |   State:  PA  |   Country:  USA  |   ZIP Code:  17821
Job ID Number:  RP080918  |   Posted:  08/10/2018

Job Summary:

Geisinger Health, a nationally recognized leader in innovation and quality care, is seeking Licensed Registered Respiratory Therapists for positions at multiple Geisinger locations: Geisinger Medical Center Danville, PA; Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Wilkes-Barre, PA, and Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton, PA.

 

JOB SUMMARY:

Assesses patients' respiratory care needs based on a variety of data. Plans, organizes, performs, and evaluates treatment modalities to meet those needs.

Performs all duties to the highest level of patient care and maximum patient satisfaction, in accordance with the goals and objectives of the Geisinger Health System.

Responsible for ensuring the very best patient/family experience by optimizing all customer interaction. Foster a positive work environment through mutual support and cooperation and adheres to GHS and unit specific Service Standards.

 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

Requires RRT graduate of a COARC accredited program in respiratory therapy with registry eligibility upon graduation. To be eligible for employment, individual must have successfully completed the RRT exam and possess or have verification of temporary permit or permanent license.

Must maintain AHA BLS, ACLS, PALS, NRP, and participate in departmental in-service programs.

Must maintain current PA State license and NBRC credential.

 

Apply at www.geisinger.org; contact info: Mary Ellen Scalzo Talent Acquisition Specialist mscalzo@geisinger.edu

ABOUT GEISINGER: Geisinger is a physician-led health system comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, a member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of 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. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.

 

** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.