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Team Lead - Respiratory Therapist - Full-time Nights- Relocation Available!

West Hospital
Date Posted
03 December, 2021
Schedule & Shift
Full Time
Night
Requisition Number
312631
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Team Lead - Respiratory Therapist - Full-time Nights- Relocation Available!

Job Description

Overview

Shifts and Location:

Shifts: Full-time, Nights: Benefits-eligible (Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, and more!)

Location: West Hospital (Avon, IN)

 

About the Position:

Are you interested growing and expanding leadership opportunities of your Respiratory Therapy license in a way that can benefit the community? Then working as a Team Lead Registered Respiratory Therapist at West Hospital may be the flawless opportunity!

Our Respiratory Therapy team offers a full-service approach providing services to all age ranges.   With our $83 million, 50 bed expansion, our ICU and Acuity Adaptable/Progressive Care units have grown, expanding our respiratory services. Our respiratory therapist services can be seen in all areas of the facility that include: the emergency department, medical surgical units, ICU, acuity adaptable unit, and labor & delivery with a level II special care nursery.   Our respiratory therapists work closely with nurses and physicians as an important part of the patient care team.    We have an extensive respiratory assessment and protocol program that gives our therapists the ability to provide the best individualized care for our patients.   Our therapists are trained to perform intubations on all age ranges, arterial line insertions, and assist with bedside bronchoscopies.

As a Team Lead Registered Respiratory Therapist you will help educate, train, and guide our dynamic staff. You will work closely with Respiratory leadership and departmental educators to help facilitate multidisciplinary training of respiratory modalities, equipment, and services to all the areas of the hospital and mentor/precept future team members to the department. You will navigate staffing and balance schedules. You will also provide feedback to team members and leadership of opportunities of improvement to advance the department in a positive direction

Our culture at West is one of teamwork and respect while providing a sanctuary of healing for our patients  

 Are you excited about the chance to be a part of a dynamic organizational leadership and team? Apply today!

This is a full-time night shift position working three 12 hour shifts, 1900-0730 with some flex scheduling options available.   A relocation incentive bonus is available for this opportunity!  

  • Requires current licensure as a Respiratory Care Practitioner from the state of Indiana.
  • Requires graduation from a CoARC (Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care) and regionally accredited respiratory care program.
  • Requires 3-5 years experience in Respiratory Care.
  • Requires that the N.B.R.C. registry exam be passed within 13 months of hire date.
  • Requires Healthcare Provider BLS. Other advanced life support certifications may be required per unit/department specialty according to patient care policies.
  • Preferred ACLS; PALS; and/or NRP certification.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work as a team member, independent judgment and the ability to facilitate integration of evidence based information into practice.

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Safeguarding our patients and each other is an important part of how we deliver the best care possible to the communities we serve. As a condition of employment, IU Health requires all new hires to receive various vaccinations, including the influenza and COVID-19 vaccines, barring an approved exemption. New hires will also be provided the option to submit proof of previous vaccination.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. Our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine gives our team members access to the very latest science and the very best training, advancing care for all. We’re looking for team members who share the things that matter most to us. People who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day. People who are always ready to apply themselves.

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