Indiana University Health

Registered Respiratory Therapist Methodist Hospital

Methodist Hospital

Job Location

Methodist Hospital
950 N Meridian St Ste 1200
Indianapolis,IN46204

Department

Respiratory Care Clinical MH

Date Posted

November 25, 2020

Schedule & Shift

  • Nights
  • Full Time

Requisition Number

000270879
We are looking for Registered Respiratory Therapists who are passionate about challenging and significant work for the good of every patient. We are searching for individuals who are compassionate, serve with a purpose, are dedicated to supporting their team, and who seek excellence every day. Are you excited about the chance to be a part of a dynamic organization and team?

This position is based in our Methodist Hospital and will have rotations at University Hospital. Registered Respiratory Therapists are responsible and accountable for the administration of comprehensive respiratory care to patients. Appropriately detail the therapy provided and advise medical staff on appropriate types of therapeutic modalities.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Qualifications for the Registered Respiratory Therapist Role

  • Requires graduation from a CoARC (Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care) and regionally accredited respiratory care program.
  • Requires that the N.B.R.C. (National Board for Respiratory Care) registry exam be passed within 13 months of hire date.
  • The 13 month requirement for the RRT is void if hire date is one year past graduation date.
  • Requires Healthcare Provider Certification. Other advanced life support certifications may be required per unit/department specialty according to patient care policies.
  • Preferred ACLS; PALS; and/or NRP certification.
  • Requires strong customer service skills.
  • Requires effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Requires the ability to deal with confidential patient information.
  • Requires basic computer skills and ability to work with EMR.
  • Requires current license as a Respiratory Care Practitioner from the state of Indiana.
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Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. Our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine gives our team members access to the very latest science and the very best training, advancing care for all. We’re looking for team members who share the things that matter most to us. People who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day. People who are always ready to apply themselves.