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Travel Registered Respiratory Therapist - $2,353 per week

Company: Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia
Location: Elkins Park
Posted on: June 11, 2024

Job Description:

Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia is seeking a travel Registered Respiratory Therapist for a travel job in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.Job Description & Requirements

  • Specialty: Registered Respiratory Therapist
  • Discipline: Allied Health Professional
  • Duration: 13 weeks
  • 36 hours per week
  • Shift: 12 hours, nights
  • Employment Type: Travel**LOCAL**Immediate Interviews**Start ASAP** A Brief OverviewCare for patients with emergency, acute, and intensive care needs as a Respiratory Therapist (RT) at CHOP. Ranging from clinically competent to proficient practitioners, RTs demonstrate clinical leadership by contributing to standards of care and department goals, serving as preceptors for new employees, and participating in endeavors to advance respiratory care.Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and InclusionCHOP is committed to building an inclusive culture where employees feel a sense of belonging, connection, and community within their workplace. We are a team dedicated to fostering an environment that allows for all to be their authentic selves. We are focused on attracting, cultivating, and retaining diverse talent who can help us deliver on our mission to be a world leader in the advancement of healthcare for children.We strongly encourage all candidates of diverse backgrounds and lived experiences to apply. ***COVID VACCINE REQUIRED***Responsibilities-Deliver proficient, holistic care under the direction of an ordering physician/clinician.--- Document respiratory interventions, outcomes, and plan-of-care revisions.--- Provide status reports and offer recommendations during patient care rounds.--- Maintain therapeutic relationships with families, incorporating diverse needs and methods of coping into treatment plans.--- Adhere to the American Association of Respiratory Care's Clinical Practices Guidelines and CHOP's organizational policies and procedures.-Participate in interdisciplinary committees, shared governance initiatives, research activities, and the development of policies and procedures.-Incorporate research and quality improvement findings into clinical practice.-Identify learning needs; propose and participate in educational activities; and apply new training, skills, and knowledge to daily work.Position Details--- Contract positions with CHOP, which partners with RightSourcing to offer temporary contract opportunities.o Contract Length: 13 weeks - with the possibility of conversion--- Schedules Options: 3x12's - 36 hours per week--- Shifts Options:o Either Day or Night shift opportunities available--- Night shift: (7 PM - 7 AM)--- Day shift: (7 AM - 7 PM)o Every 3rd weekend and Holiday commitment is required.--- Location: CHOP Main Hospital address is 3401 Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104. --- Pay Rate: $65.38/hr. Required Education and Experience--- Required: High school diploma/GED--- Required: Technical diploma- Respiratory Careo Preferred: Associate degree- Respiratory Care--- Required: At least one (1) year prior pediatric respiratory care experienceLicenses, Certifications, Registrations--- Required (upon hire): Respiratory Therapist (Pennsylvania) - Pennsylvania State Licensing Board--- Required (upon hire): Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) - National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC)--- Required (upon hire): Basic Life Support (BLS)--- Required (upon hire): Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)* or Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)* or Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)ithin 6 months; --- Required: BLS requiredo Preferred: PALS preferredo Long-term employees participate in RQI which provides BLS and PALS certifications.*Must be issued through an organization that requires a hands-on instructor-led lead psychomotor skills verification (i.e., American Heart Association or Red Cross)Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia Job ID #31496630-M. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.About Childrens Hospital of PhiladelphiaChildren's Hospital of Philadelphia-the nation's first hospital devoted to pediatric healthcare-offers countless ways to change lives. Our diverse community of more than 20,000 Breakthrough Makers will inspire you to pursue passions, develop expertise, and drive innovation. At CHOP, your experience is valued; your voice is heard; and your contributions make a difference for patients and families. Join us as we build on our promise to advance pediatric care-and your career. Benefits
    • 401k retirement plan
    • Pet insurance
    • Vision benefits
    • Life insurance
    • Discount program
    • Medical benefits
    • Dental benefits

Keywords: Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia , Travel Registered Respiratory Therapist - $2,353 per week, Healthcare , Elkins Park, Pennsylvania

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