Registered Respiratory Therapist

Requisition ID
00739756
Category
Allied Health - Respiratory Therapist
Shift
Day
Campus: NewYork-Presbyterian
Columbia University Medical Center
NYP Columbia Ambulatory Care Network

Overview

Breakthrough Patient Care:

Respiratory Therapists Make It Possible

 

Registered Respiratory Therapist 

 

Join NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital at the forefront of respiratory therapy. We were one of the first hospitals to implement a nitric oxide program. We’re renowned for our breakthrough work with oscillating and jet ventilators. And we continue to utilize advanced techniques that improve care quality and shorten length of stays. Bold innovation. Unmatched patient care. Our respiratory therapists are shaping the future of the field. And now, you can become one of the people who Make It Possible: 

 

Under the direction of a licensed physician, the Respiratory Therapist will perform various treatments, therapies, invasive and non-invasive procedures. Respiratory Therapists assist in transportation of incubated patients with the special emphasis in maintaining airways and providing adequate ventilation and oxygenation. Assess modalities of respiratory therapy, recommend changes - including improvements appropriate to the delivery of respiratory care. 

 

This position will work 8:00am-4:00pm, Monday-Friday. 

 

 

Preferred Criteria 

  • 1-2 years of hospital based experience 
  • 1 year of critical care experience
  • Tracheostomy care experience, and assessment skills in weaning patients from ventilators
  • Preferred candidates will have RRT and CRT certification from the National Board for Respiratory Care

Required Criteria

  • Associate’s degree in Applied Science and Respiratory Therapy
  • Current New York State Respiratory Therapist License
  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support Certification (BCLS)

Join a hospital where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Enjoy competitive compensation along with benefits such as tuition reimbursement, hospital retirement contributions, and financial planning assistance. Start your life-changing journey today.

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Discover why we're #1 in New York and a best employer at: nyp.org/careers

 

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.

 

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