Respiratory Therapist

A nationally recognized acute care hospital located on the Cape of Massachusetts is currently searching for an experienced Respiratory Therapist to join their award-winning team.

This state-of-the-art medical center is home to just under 300-beds and is fully accredited by the Joint Commission, College of American Pathologist, and the American Association of Blood Banks.  This facility is known to provide high quality patient-centered care to more than 90,000 patients annually. The Respiratory Therapist will join a system that provides a variety of services including cardiovascular, perioperative, oncology, women’s health, neurological, and imaging among much more.

The Respiratory Therapist will join an acute care team that is responsible for assessing and administering appropriate respiratory therapies under the direction of a physician. The Respiratory Therapist will provide oxygen, aerosol, tent, ventilator, and transport support to patients. The Respiratory Therapist will also perform diagnostic procedures including ABG analysis and bedside spirometers. The Respiratory Therapist must be able to respond to cardiac codes and emergencies, perform CPR, intubation, and arterial punctures.

The Respiratory Therapist must be a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) or a Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) with current Massachusetts state licensure. The schedules consist of a 36-hours per week which breaks down to three 8-hour shifts and one 12-hour shift.

This facility is located in the beautiful Cape region of Massachusetts, an area where many young professionals and families reside. This city on the water is known to provide a sparse suburban feel where you can find many restaurants, parks, and local shops.

This respectable healthcare facility is prepared to offer a competitive salary including a suitable benefit package.