Respiratory Care Practitioner I - Respiratory Therapy
Penn State Health
Location: Hershey, Pennsylvania
Internal Number: 317
Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Location: US:PA:Hershey Work Type: Part Time FTE: 0.65 Shift: Day Hours: 12
SUMMARY OF POSITION: Responsible for providing respiratory care procedures to critically ill patients.
Associates Degree from a CoARC approved program in Respiratory Therapy required.
Licensed as Respiratory Therapist in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
RRT credential awarded by the NBRC or Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) with at least 20-years of total experience and 15-years of acute and critical care experience at PSHMC required.
ACLS or PALS/NRP certification required.
BLS/RQI certification required.
Critical thinking and multitasking skills required.
Excellent communication skills preferred.
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