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SCL Health Respiratory Therapist RRT in Grand Junction, Colorado

You.You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a RespiratoryTherapist.Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold.Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support.You know when to move quickly. When to sit quietly. When to laugh loudly.You re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something evengreater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the rightteam is invincible.Us.A faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses onperson-centered care. Our 346-bed regional medical center is in GrandJunction, one of the most beautiful places on earth. Our mission is to bringhealth and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other.Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Ourgenerous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health ismore than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and socialwell-being. To that end, we ve launched a Healthy Living program toaddress your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives,digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off.We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.We.Together we ll align mission and careers, values and workplace. We llhonor each other s dignity and surpass the standards we set. We llencourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity.We ll laugh at each other s jokes (even the bad ones). We ll helloand high five. We ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value ofspirituality in healing.We re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.Your day.As an RRT you need to know how to:Deliver evidence-based respiratory care by protocol or pathway througharterial line insertion, intubations, bronchoscopy assist, percutaneoustracheostomy assist, flight and high risk deliveriesBe an integral member of the patient s care regimen using patient-drivenprotocols in the general care areas and the vent liberation protocol in theCritical Care areasParticipate with the Early Mobility TeamProvide effective airway managementInitiate, maintain, monitor and document continuous mechanical ventilationUnderstand and institute advanced ventilator modalitiesEffectively discuss advanced Respiratory Pathophysiology and implement changesbased on patient s conditionEvaluate CXR to facilitate patient careYour experience.We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is whywe require:Associate s Degree in Respiratory, requiredBachelor s Degree, preferredValid Colorado Registered Respiratory Therapist license, requiredCurrent BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart Association, requiredCurrent ACLS, PALS and NRP certifications, preferredYour next move.Now that you know more about being an RRT on our team we hope you ll joinus. You ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why youwere called to it in the first place.