Reg. Respiratory Therapist I (Full-Time)
Company: Akron Children's Hospital
Posted on: October 13, 2019
Akron Childrens Hospital is one of the largest independent
pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best
childrens hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated
staff serves nearly 900,000 patient visits per year through our 2
hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary
and specialty care.
We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and
communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention
and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio
Medical University and other universities, we train new generations
of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every
- To treat every child as we would our own
- To treat others as they would like to be treated
- To turn no child away for any reason
We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse
environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of
backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed,
included and can thrive.
Shift Information: Variable
(3) 12 hour shifts. Variable times.
Assesses, plans, implements, evaluates and directs care for
premature, pediatric and adult patients. This care takes place in
the Pediatric Intensive Care, Neonatal Intensive Care, Burn Center,
Emergency Department, Operating Room and the general floors.
Participates in the education of ACH staff, patients and parents.
Able to work on an on-call basis as needed. Successful continued
performance in this position may lead to advancement to the RRT II
position based on additional required experience and education
requirements for the level II position and business need. May
provide guidance and support to the Registry Eligible Respiratory
Therapist position as necessary. Staff may be temporarily assigned
to an area throughout the Akron Children's Hospital enterprise,
based on patient needs requiring similar knowledge and skill.
Graduate from an accredited School of Respiratory Care, licensed
and currently registered as a professional respiratory therapist in
the State of Ohio. Current Health Care Provider BLS training is
required. In addition, NRP, PALS, and ACLS must be completed and
maintained. Strong communication and interpersonal skills
We are offering a $3,000 sign on bonus for all eligible applicants
who have 3 years of pediatric/neonatal experience or have
experience on part of a CAMTS accredited critical care transport
Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of
Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with
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