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SCL Health Registered Respiratory Therapist in Grand Junction, Colorado

Offering up to $15,000 for sign on & up to $5,000 for relocationYou.You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a RespiratoryTherapist.Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold.Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support.You know when to move quickly. When to sit quietly. When to laugh loudly.You're great at what you do, but you want to be part of something evengreater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the rightteam is invincible.Us.We are a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organizationthat focuses on person-centered care. Our 346-bed regional medical center isin Grand Junction, one of the most beautiful places on earth. Our mission isto bring health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities andeach other.Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Ourgenerouspackage includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is morethan a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being.To that end, we've launched a Healthy Living program to address yourholistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digitaltools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We alsooffer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.We.Together we'll align mission and careers, values and workplace. We'llhonor each other's dignity and surpass the standards we set. We'llencourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity.We'll laugh at each other's jokes (even the bad ones). We'll helloand high five. We'll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value ofspirituality in healing.We're proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.Your day.As an RRT you need to know how to:Deliver evidence-based respiratory care by protocol or pathway througharterial line insertion, intubations, bronchoscopy assist, percutaneoustracheostomy assist, flight and high risk deliveriesBe an integral member of the patient's care regimen using patient-drivenprotocols in the general care areas and the vent liberation protocol in theCritical Care areasParticipate with the Early Mobility TeamProvide effective airway managementInitiate, maintain, monitor and document continuous mechanical ventilationUnderstand and institute advanced ventilator modalitiesEffectively discuss advanced Respiratory Pathophysiology and implement changesbased on patient's conditionEvaluate CXR to facilitate patient careYour experience.We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is whywe require:Associate's Degree in Respiratory, requiredBachelor's Degree, preferredValid Colorado Registered Respiratory Therapist license, requiredCurrent BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart Association, requiredCurrent ACLS, PALS and NRP certifications, preferredYour next move.Now that you know more about being an RRT on our team we hope you'll joinus. You'll reaffirm every day how much you love this work,and why you were called to it in the first place.Our facilities do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race,color, national origin, disability, or age in admission or access to,or treatment or employment in, its programs, services or activities, oron the basis of sex (gender) in health programs and activities