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Location:
New York, New York
Job category:
Hospital
Position type:
Full-time
Advertiser:
NYU Langone Health

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Respiratory Therapist – NYU Langone Health

NYU Langone Health is a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education. It comprises more than 200 locations throughout the New York area, including five inpatient locationsa children’s hospitalthree emergency rooms and a level 1 trauma center. Also part of NYU Langone Health is the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute designated comprehensive cancer center, and NYU Grossman School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Document necessary information in the patient’s medical record and on other forms, and communicates that information to members of the health care team.
  • Participate in designated activities related to professional standards and regulations of relevant outside agencies, such as the New York State Department of Health, The Joint Commission, the American College of Pathologists, etc.
  • Participate in quality improvement programs and activities that promote patient, family, physician and staff satisfaction.
  • Maintain awareness of current evidence-based practice and uses research applicable to patient care.
  • Collaborate with the members of the interdisciplinary team and promotes collegial relationships.

Qualifications:

  • Associate’s degree in Respiratory Care from a minimum two-year respiratory care program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).
  • Registered by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC; RRT credential).
  • New York State respiratory therapist license.
  • Demonstrated competence in respiratory care evaluation, therapy and patient education with respect to adult, pediatric and neonatal patients including at least the following: assessment, airway care and management, medical gas and aerosol therapy and invasive and non-invasive ventilation of adult, pediatric and neonatal patients; administration of inhaled nitric oxide to ventilated neonatal or pediatric patients; application of high frequency jet and oscillatory ventilation to neonatal or pediatric patients; transport of neonatal or pediatric patients.

Three years post-graduate hospital experience as a respiratory therapist with one year of significant perinatal/pediatric experience and BCLS/ACLS/PALS/NALS Certification preferred.

For complete position description and to apply, visit https://jobs.nyulangone.org/job-search-results/?keyword=Respiratory%20Therapist

NYU Langone Health provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you’ll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.

NYU Langone Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment.

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