OSF Healthcare Careers

Lead Respiratory Therapist - SAC000209

Hours per week: 36
Status (Benefits): Full-Time
Work Schedule: 1830-0700 every other weekend/varies
Location: 812 N Logan Ave, Danville, IL, United States

812 N Logan Ave, Danville, IL, United States

Job Description

Description

The Lead Respiratory Therapist oversees the personnel and the daily operations of the department to assure the delivery of high quality care in all procedures and testing performed by respiratory care services. The Lead must be able to perform, oversee and lead the staffing the function of all clinical tasks. It will be the Lead’s responsibility to adhere to all policies and procedures and assure that all patient care delivered by Respiratory Care Services is in compliance with hospital standards and meets all requirements of certifying agencies. The orientation of new mission partners and the ongoing evaluation of present mission partners will be the Lead’s direct responsibility.

Qualifications

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Graduate of an AMA Accredited Associate Degree Program in Respiratory Therapy.

 

 

At least 5 years of respiratory therapy experience with approximately 2 to 3 years working in critical care.

 

 

Current Respiratory Care Practitioner license in State of Illinois

 

Registered respiratory therapist from the National Board for Respiratory Care

 

American Heart BLS, ACLS, PALS, NRP certifications, or become certified within 90 days of hire

 

 

Interpersonal skills necessary in order to communicate effectively with staff and other healthcare members

 

Promotes team building among staff to achieve high standards of employee and patient satisfaction.

 

Demonstrates leadership and professionalism through effective communication, listening, respect, and fairness

 

 

 

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Bachelor’s degree in Respiratory Therapy

 

 

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled

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Job seekers will be afforded equal opportunity regardless of their race, ethnicity, veteran status or disability status.