Registered Respiratory Therapist

Location: Winchester, MA
Job ID: 150513-1A
Date Posted: Mar 1, 2019

Job Description

Welcome To

Winchester Hospital is a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

Associates of Science degree in Respiratory Care with Certified Respiratory Therapist or Registered Respiratory Therapist credentials required.  Six months experience as a Respiratory Therapist in an acute care setting preferred.  Good clinical, communication and interpersonal skills required.  Ability to work as a member of a multi-disciplinary team desired.  Must possess good technical aptitude to understand and operate highly complex medical equipment.  Assesses, plans, organizes and administers respiratory therapy diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in accordance with physicians' treatment plans.  Ensures operation and maintenance of all respiratory therapy equipment.

Other Skills/Knowledge

  • Basic computer skills

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, CERTIFICATIONS: 

Required:

  • Valid State of Massachusetts Registered Therapist License

  • Registered Respiratory Therapist credential                                

LIFE SUPPORT CERTIFICATION REQUIRED:   Basic Life Support (BLS)

 

 

 

Shift

 

EVE/NGT

Part Time with Benefits - 22 hours weekly
Evening and Night Shift

SCHEDULE:  1  7p-7a night & 3  7p-11p evening shifts - Week 1;  1  7p-7a night & 2  7p-11p evening shifts - Week 2 with every 3rd weekend rotation 7p-7a.  This position also includes holiday and call rotation. 

About Us

Winchester Hospital serves the health care needs of many communities in northwest suburban Boston for acute-care inpatient services plus an extensive range of outpatient services and integrated home care. Since 1912, it has been a trusted pillar of the community, amassing an enviable list of professional awards and honors, including: an “A” safety rating from The Leapfrog Group, a ninth-in-the-state ranking on the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals list and repeated accolades as a top area employer. Winchester Hospital was also the first community hospital in the state to achieve Magnet® recognition, the industry’s gold standard for nursing excellence.

Winchester Hospital colleagues rally around our mission: To Care. To Heal. To Excel. In Service to Our Community. Our affiliation with Lahey Health furthers our mission by allowing us to offer patients streamlined, coordinated and comprehensive care, close to home.

Join our team and embrace our mission by applying today!

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.