This position is responsible for providing respiratory therapy, under medical direction, in the treatment, management, control, diagnostic evaluation and care of patients with deficiencies of the cardiopulmonary system.
Associate's degree in RT is required; Bachelor's degree in RT is highly preferred
Ability to concentrate and make quick judgements with a high level of skill, knowledge, understanding and accuracy.
Ability to work without close supervision.
Strong written and verbal skills.
Ability to maintain confidentiality.
May be asked to work overtime with little or not notice.
May be asked to be available for stand-by/on-call duties.
Entry level position
Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications
Must have a current practitioner's license in the state of Texas.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.