Penn Medicine PRN Respiratory Care Practitioner - Per Diem Respiratory Therapist - Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
PRN Respiratory Care Practitioner - Per Diem Respiratory Therapist - Pennsylvania Hospital
Job ID :94277
Job Category: Respiratory Therapy
Specialty Area: Respiratory Therapy
Primary Shift: Night
Work Schedule: Per diem, as needed, nights
Penn Medicine Entity: Pennsylvania Hospital
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Address: 800 Spruce St
Education Required: Per Position Description
Experience Required: Per Position Description
Employment Type: Per Diem
Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?
Position Description :
Pennsylvania Hospital is seeking a PRN Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP)
Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to the following:
Practicing in collaboration with the healthcare team to provide respiratory care to patients
Maintaining population specific competence to care for the neonate through geriatric patient
Demonstrating the knowledge and skills necessary to provide individualized care based on the physical, cultural, educational, and age-specific needs of the patient
Complying with all rules and standards of regulatory and accrediting bodies
Complete continuing education to maintain compliance with the State of Pennsylvania licensure regulations and credentialing compliance with the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) to maintain active credentials
Minimum Requirements :
Please apply if you possess these qualifications:
Graduate of Committee on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) accredited Respiratory Care program.
State of Pennsylvania Respiratory Care License
Registered by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC)
NBRC continuing competency requirements.
ACLS (if Critical Care-primary RT) recommended and NRP (ICN staff) certification required within 6 months of hire
Additional Information :
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
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