Respiratory Therapist

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: Full-Time

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Penn Medicine Princeton Health is a leading provider of healthcare services. As a respected nonprofit, community teaching health system, we offer compassionate care supported by advanced technologies and an outstanding medical staff. Over 97% of our physicians have achieved board certification, the hallmark of professional excellence. Through our academic and clinical affiliations with institutions including The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, we are setting new standards in diagnostic and treatment protocols and achieving successful clinical outcomes for our patients. Princeton Health is Redefining Care through our commitment to delivering an exceptional level of clinical care and individualized caring for each and every patient.  Princeton Health is now part of the Penn Medicine Health System which strives to achieve its three part mission; patient care, education and research.  Working for this leading academic health system 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?

Penn Medicine Princeton Health is currently searching for a Full Time, Nights, Respiratory Therapist for the Princeton Medical Center, Respiratory Services Department. 

Schedule: The hours for this position are from 7:00 pm to 7:00 am.  Please note that this schedule does include weekends.

Position Summary:Delivers age-specific respiratory care to patients in the PMPH System.

Qualifications:

All Princeton Health employees are required to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless they are granted a medical or religious exemption.

Required:

  • High School graduate or equivalent
  • Graduate of accredited Respiratory Therapy Program
  • Registered status in accordance with requirements of National Board for Respiratory Care
  • Licensed in the State of New Jersey
  • Current BLS certification from the American Heart Association (AHA)
  • NRP and PALS certification within 6 months of employment.
  • Required core knowledge of all respiratory modalities ranging from Neonatal to Geriatric and as outlined by Respiratory Competency Evaluation
  • Pushing/Pulling (up to 100 pounds) - Frequently
  • Lifting/Carrying (up to 100 pounds) - Frequently

Preferred:

  • 1-2 years experience in critical care
  • NICU and pediatric experience 

Join the Princeton Health family and be a part of Redefining Care in our community!

Princeton Health is a qualified employer under the rules of the Government Public Service Loan Forgiveness program & an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE M/F/D/V.


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