Respiratory Therapist RRT
Company: SCL Health
Location: Grand Junction
Posted on: October 7, 2019
You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a
Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they
hold. Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your
You know when to move quickly. When to sit quietly. When to laugh
Youre great at what you do, but you want to be part of something
even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be
strong, the right team is invincible.
St. Marys Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based,
nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered
care. Our 346-bed regional medical center is in Grand Junction, one
of the most beautiful places on earth. Our mission is to bring
health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your
family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision
coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it
encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weve
launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health.
Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools,
tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also
offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
Together well align mission and careers, values and workplace. Well
honor each others dignity and surpass the standards we set. Well
encourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity.
Well laugh at each others jokes (even the bad ones). Well hello and
high five. Well celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of
spirituality in healing.
Were proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to
As an RRT you need to know how to:
* Deliver evidence-based respiratory care by protocol or pathway
through arterial line insertion, intubations, bronchoscopy assist,
percutaneous tracheostomy assist, flight and high risk
* Be an integral member of the patients care regimen using
patient-driven protocols in the general care areas and the vent
liberation protocol in the Critical Care areas
* Participate with the Early Mobility Team
* Provide effective airway management
* Initiate, maintain, monitor and document continuous mechanical
* Understand and institute advanced ventilator modalities
* Effectively discuss advanced Respiratory Pathophysiology and
implement changes based on patients condition
* Evaluate CXR to facilitate patient care
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which
is why we require:
* Associates Degree in Respiratory, required
* Bachelors Degree, preferred
* Valid Colorado Registered Respiratory Therapist license,
* Current BLS certification, required
* Current ACLS, PALS and NRP certifications, preferred
YOUR NEXT MOVE.
Now that you know more about being an RRT on our team we hope youll
join us. At SCL Health youll reaffirm every day how much you love
this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
Our facilities do not discriminate against any person on the basis
of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in admission or
access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs, services or
activities, or on the basis of sex (gender) in health programs and
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