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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: Nights

Hours: 12 hours

Penn State Children’s Hospital at the Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is expanding! Because of this, we are seeking out talented respiratory therapists who are focused on providing exceptional care to pediatric patients and their families! Looking to make a direct and lasting impact in the lives of others while being afforded constant opportunities to learn and advance in the field?

JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for various standard and non-standard respiratory care duties and service as well as maintenance of respiratory care equipment.

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)

Why Hershey Medical Center?

Penn State Children’s Hospital is routinely ranked among the best children’s hospitals in the nation due to our focus on patient care, safety, outcomes, and research.

We are the only Level I Pediatric Trauma Center in South central Pennsylvania, level IV NICU, and the Hershey Medical Center is also the only Level I Trauma Center for both adult and pediatric patients in this region.

Penn State Health offers a competitive salary, a collaborative and learning-focused environment, as well as an exceptional benefits program that includes strong paid time off to promote healthy life – work balance.

Beyond these exceptional programs, we offer a new graduate Respiratory Tuition forgiveness program as well and opportunities for clinical ladder advancement after 2 years!

If you are an individual who has been seeking an opportunity to develop within a growing and innovative organization, connect with us today to explore an opportunity for you to make direct and lasting impact in the lives of others in a nationally ranked academic medical center!

Why Central PA?

We are proud to possess a vibrant downtown area which affords exceptional cultural opportunities including the Hershey and Harrisburg Orchestras, museums, a highly rated amusement park, the Hershey Theater, farmer’s markets and some of the finest dining in the region. We are an easy distance from the Fulton Theater, York Little Theater, Lancaster’s Amish country, and walkable towns like Hummelstown and Lititz. For the outdoors enthusiast, we have ample opportunities for hiking, biking, rowing, and hunting. For sports lovers, we are home to the American Hockey League’s Hershey Bears, the Minor League Baseball’s Harrisburg Senators, and the United Soccer League’s Penn FC. Central Pennsylvania is an exceptional combination of rural, suburban, and city living and is also within a day trip distance of some of the country’s most famous cities - New York, Washington DC, and Philadelphia.

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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