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Penn State Health Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) - Respiratory Therapy in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 0.9

Shift: Night

Hours: 12 hours

Penn State Health is seeking Respiratory Therapists with a passion for providing exceptional patient care to support our Children’s Hospital Expansion!

JOB SUMMARY:

Our Certified Respiratory Therapist plays a crucial role in ensuring that our patients receive the most advanced care by providing essential respiratory care procedures to critically ill patients.

An integral part of the care team, the individual selected for this role will collaborate with physicians and nursing staff to provide expert assessments of patients and determine and execute an appropriate treatment plan to ensure the best outcomes.

A key member of our emergency team, theCertified Respiratory Therapistresponds to emergency calls (codes, traumas, rapid responses), and evaluates the patient’s needs for airway care and secretion removal.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Associates degree from an accredited CoARC respiratory therapist program required

1 year experience required.

CRT credential required.

Must be legally credentialed in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as a Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP)

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email hrsolutions@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Non Bargained

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