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Palos Community Hospital Registered Respiratory Therapist-12 Hours-RESP THPY (Part time, works every 3rd weekend) in United States

When you join the health care team at Northwestern Medicine Palos Hospital, you become part of a leading organization filled with dedicated people who are committed to a strong tradition of clinical excellence, respect for patients, and an emphasis on wellness.

To ensure our ongoing success, we insist on selecting the highest caliber, most compassionate, committed and talented individuals to be members of our team. Becoming part of Palos means embracing “CARE,” our organization's Culture of Excellence and providing the very best Health Care Experience for our patients, visitors, physicians and co-workers.

Compassion And Respect = Excellence At Palos, we believe it is every employee’s responsibility to create and sustain a vibrant service culture and provide an extraordinary experience for all those with whom we interact. We achieve this by demonstrating without fail our respect for every individual, our respect for the dignity of all human life, and our respect for each other through compassionate human response.


Delivering an exceptional experience for our patients and visitors is a priority for everyone at Palos, so we all share a unified attitude of caring for our patients, visitors and each other. That’s what the CARE Program is all about. The CARE Program components include: Education, Service Standards, Measurement, Recognition and Service Recovery. Each one of us is accountable to build our culture of CARE into our everyday work environment.


In order to attract and retain the most qualified employees, Palos provides a competitive salary that is annually bench-marked against a variety of market indicators, ensuring that pay remains competitive.


At Palos, we recognize that everyone’s needs are different. We embrace those differences by offering benefits and plans to meet your individual and family needs. Some of the important benefits are:

  • Medical Plan

  • Dental Plan

  • Vision Plan

  • Life Insurance and Dependent Life

  • Annual Employee Physical

  • Long-Term Disability Insurance (Full-Time Employees)

  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance

  • Retirement Plan with employer matching contributions

    Job Summary

    Under direct supervision of the shift supervisor, administers therapeutic modalities for the treatment of pulmonary disorders, evaluates patient progress for review by the Director of Respiratory Care and Medical Staff.


    Graduate of an AMA approved school/program for the study of Respiratory Care. Must have current registration with the National Board of Respiratory CarPhe as a Registered Respiratory Therapist. Current licensure by the State of Illinois as a Respiratory Care Practitioner. Current CPR certification.

    *This position works every 3rd weekend and every 3rd Holiday.