Respiratory Therapist (RT) 10K Sign-On Bonus!
Company: Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation - West (West
Location: West Orange
Posted on: September 23, 2022
Overview: Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation - Select Medical
West Orange, New Jersey campus ACUTE CARE MEDICAL REHABILITATION
HOSPITAL RESPIRATORY THERAPIST ***NEW*** $15,000 SIGN ON BONUS (for
a limited time) Full Time 7AM-7PM (However candidates are welcomed
to ask us about flexible shifts/schedules) Excellent opportunity is
currently available for a respiratory therapist to join our
RESPIRATORY TEAM at our West Orange campus. We are open to
experienced RT's as well as new graduates! At Kessler Institute for
Rehabilitation, our intense focus on high-quality results creates a
challenging, fast-paced and extremely rewarding environment. We
offer a comprehensive benefits package with a variety of options to
meet your healthcare needs including: Excellent Orientation
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
Short- and Long-Term Disability
Continuing Education and Tuition Reimbursement
401(k) Retirement Plan
Personal and Family Medical Leave Responsibilities: Respiratory
Therapist provides quality patient care as a member of the
Respiratory Team, providing intensive respiratory care and patient
transport into and out of the facility as medically prescribed,
within the scope of professional license and with minimal
supervision. Job Duties Include: Performs advanced life support
procedures including tracheal intubation using independent judgment
in coordinating patient's respiratory care plans and needs with the
physicians, nursing, and ancillary staff.
Confers with physicians to formulate and coordinate alternative
forms of therapy according to patient need.
Initiates patient-ventilator weaning procedures under the direction
of the physician.
Performs basic trach care including but not limited to routine and
emergent trach tube changes.
Monitors patient's respiratory status using competent bedside
assessment skills and maintains awareness of patient pH/electrolyte
balance, ABG values, renal, neurological, and orthopedic functions
as applicable to the delivery of respiratory care.
Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications Must possess "Active"
credential from the National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC) or
CRT candidates are welcomed to apply
BLS certification required
Current state license required
ACLS required upon hire Preferred Experience 1 year of related
experience preferred. Open to new graduate RT's as well.
Additional Data: Overview of Select Medical Inpatient
Rehabilitation Hospitals Select Medical's Inpatient Rehabilitation
Hospitals provide advanced treatment and comprehensive care to best
address the medical, physical, emotional and vocational challenges
for individuals with: Brain Injury
Spinal Cord Injury
Multiple Traumas Select Medical is an organization that is
passionate about safety for our patients and our team members. The
Inpatient Rehabilitation Division conducts post-offer employment
testing (POET) for a number of job titles including, but not
limited to: Rehabilitation Assistant/Nursing Assistant
Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy
Food and Nutrition Services POETS are completed as part of the
onboarding process- to be completed before an employee's first day
of work. **Select Medical is committed to having a workforce that
reflects diversity at all levels and is an equal opportunity
employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and
employees are treated during employment without regard to race,
color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or
mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic
protected under applicable law.
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