WakeMed Health & Hospitals Respiratory Therapist, Diagnostic (Raleigh) - Supplemental Day/Evening in Raleigh, North Carolina

Respiratory Therapist, Diagnostic (Raleigh) - Supplemental Day/Evening

Job ID #: 27648

Campus:

WakeMed Raleigh Campus (New Bern Avenue)

Job Category:

Clinical Professional

Department:

Respiratory Care Services - 01_6175

Employment Type:

Supplemental

Shift:

Day/Evening

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About WakeMed

Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is a nationally recognized, private, not-for-profit health care organization founded and based in Raleigh, N.C. The largest health system in Wake County, WakeMed exists to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding, compassionate, patient- and family-centered care to all. The 919-bed system is accredited by The Joint Commission and designated Magnet by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. WakeMed is a leader in cardiac and vascular care, women’s and children’s services, emergency medicine and trauma care, physical rehabilitation, orthopaedics and neurosciences. Specialty facilities include the WakeMed Heart Center, Children’s Hospital, Rehabilitation Hospital, Adult and Children’s Emergency Departments and a Level 1 Trauma Center. WakeMed’s team of more than 8,200 employees, 250 employed physicians, 1,500 volunteers, 1,200 affiliated physicians use the most advanced technologies along with the best minds and the biggest hearts to ensure the finest quality in health care and community health. For more information, visit www.wakemed.org.

Position Information

The Pulmonary Diagnostics Respiratory Therapist encompasses responsibility for performing pulmonary diagnostic testing and administering respiratory care under a physician's order. The Therapist provides patient education and serves as a resource to physicians, nurses and other allied health professionals. The Therapist performs additional duties incidental to the efficient operation of the Pulmonary Function Lab as well as incidental to the efficient operation of the Respiratory Care Department as a whole. The Therapist understands the needs of the organization and supports the mission, values, and management of patient care services.

Experience Requirements :

1 Year Clinical - Respiratory Therapy Preferred

Education Required :

Associate's Degree Respiratory Therapy Required

Licensure/Certification Requirements :

Licensed Respiratory Care Practitioner Required - And Registered Respiratory Therapist Required - And Basic Life Support Required

Hours of Work :

Varies (7:00am - 7:00pm)

Weekend Requirements :

As Needed

Call Requirements :

As needed