Respiratory Therapist

Full Time
Iron Mountain, MI
Marshfield Medical Center-Dickinson
Healthcare, Personal Care & Services

Marshfield Medical Center-Dickinson

The Marshfield Medical Center-Dickinson seeks a Respiratory Therapist to join their Respiratory Care Team in Iron Mountain, Michigan.

WHAT YOU WILL DO.

  • Plan, prepare and administer Respiratory Therapy treatment and procedures such as administering oxygen/oximetry, bronchodilation therapy, vent management, pulmonary function tests, arterial blood gas draws, attendance at all “codes” and C-sections, and EKG back up for Cardiology using established guidelines.
  • Provide ongoing patient assessments, recognize condition changes, recommend/provide appropriate intervention, and notify appropriate personnel.
  • Educate patients and families in activities related to respiratory therapy.
  • Maintain patient records and documentation in a timely manner.
  • Keep current with respiratory therapy practices, technology, and equipment; attend continuing education, read industry literature/procedures/product information to maintain knowledge and professional acumen.

WHAT WE OFFER.

  • $26.06 – $36.65 per hour starting pay based on experience.
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance; prescription drug coverage.
  • Short & long-term disability, and life insurance.
  • Flex spending account for uncovered medical and/or daycare expenses.
  • 401(k)/Roth 401(k) retirement plan with employer contribution (3% of annual wage first year; second year—DCHS will match your contribution up to 4%).
  • Paid time off (sick, vacation).

SCHEDULE. 30 – 40 hours per week with shifts as assigned. This position participates in the rotating weekend schedule.

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR.

  • Associate degree from an accredited Respiratory Care program required.
  • Certified/Registered Respiratory Therapist with the National Board of Respiratory Care.
  • Licensed Respiratory Therapist in the State of Michigan required.
  • Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification preferred, or ability to obtain within 1 month if hired.
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification preferred, or ability to obtain within 3 months if hired.
  • 1 or more years’ experience working as a Respiratory Therapist preferred.
  • Exceptional customer service skills with a professional demeanor that ensures trust, competence and compassion amongst team members, patients and families.
  • Ability to successfully pass a pre-hire drug screening and background check.

SOUND LIKE YOU? Take the next step and apply online at dchs.hirescore.com 

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