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Respiratory Therapist--PRN--Day Shift (8 hr shifts)

RESPIRATORY THERAPIST

HealthBridge of Arlington Heights is looking for Respiratory Therapists to join our team!   In our Complex Care Unit, we specialize in neurorehabilitation for head injury and spinal cord injury where we will offer the highest level of trach and ventilator care. You will be a part of an interdisciplinary team of nurses, therapists and physicians including a pulmonologist and physiatrist. We offer state of the art equipment and resources for you to excel. Apply today to hear more about this opportunity!

Responsibilities for Respiratory Therapist at HealthBridge...

  • Perform assessments and diagnostic procedures to determine patient treatment needs
  • Make recommendations for respiratory care and treatment
  • Perform treatment procedures according to patient needs
  • Modify care plan based on patient progress and treatment effectiveness
  • Operate, maintain, and repair respiratory equipment to ensure proper functioning, cleanliness, and operation
  • Comply with all outlined safety and health standards
  • Document patient's respiratory care
  • Educate the patient, family, and team on respiratory problems and treatment

ABOUT HEALTHBRIDGE...

HealthBridge offers the highest-quality complex care, transitional care and high-intensity rehab needed to serve our patients at every stage of their recovery. As a network of premier skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, we specialize in addressing the many complex medical challenges patients face during recovery and rehabilitation for brain injuries, spinal cord injuries and for other medically complex illnesses.

It starts with a strong medical team led by expert physicians, skilled nursing staff and well- trained health professionals, which includes physical, occupational, speech, respiratory and neuropsychological therapists. HealthBridge leads the skilled nursing industry in the medical and therapeutic management of complex care patients. Our HealthBridge name is really a reflection of how we support our patients. We are the bridge on a patient’s journey between the hospital and recovery. We provide that critical transition to optimal independence.

 

 

Qualifications for Respiratory Therapist

  • Associate degree in Respiratory Care from an accredited respiratory care program (CRT/RRT)
  • Current Respiratory Therapist license in state of practice
  • 1 year of experience in respiratory therapy
  • Working knowledge of respiratory equipment and medical supplies
  • Strong leadership skills and a professional attitude
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage the emotional stress of working with and caring for terminally ill patients/families
  • Familiar with safety and confidentiality standards
  • Comfortable working independently

Respiratory Therapist--PRN--Day Shift (8 hr shifts)

Arlington Heights, IL
Per Diem
Associate
$40-47/hr (depending on experience)

Published on 01/25/2023

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