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Bon Secours Mercy Health Respiratory Therapy Student - Mercy Health West Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio

Thank you for considering a career at Mercy Health

The Respiratory Therapist is a student whom delivers patient care services to all age groups using selected invasive and noninvasive techniques related to the cardiopulmonary system. Demonstrates a high level of commitment and professionalism. Works independently with oversite from licensed Respiratory staff.

Essential Functions:

  • Regularly performs physician prescribed medication and medical gas treatments of a routine nature (HHN, IS, etc.) and monitors patients’ progress and response to said therapy.

  • Correctly completes, records, and accurately captures charges in the patient medical record (Electronic Medical Record).

  • Educates patients on their disease state, wellness, home care modalities, safety, smoking cessation, mobility assist, and medication information.

  • Participates on multi-disciplinary teams regarding cardiopulmonary status.

  • Shall maintain current knowledge of hospital policies and procedures, computer based training (CBT) modules,The Joint Commission (TJC) and other regulatory agency's standards, and competent practice of Respiratory Care as adopted by the Ohio Respiratory Care Board.

  • Demonstrates awareness of budgetary processes, productivity demands, and also proper use of equipment, materials, supplies, time, workload and financial resources.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of performance improvement and involved in process tests of change for improvements. ​

Requited Qualifications:

Enrolled in Associates degree in Respiratory Therapy

Must have a current student permit to practice respiratory care issued by the Ohio Board of Respiratory Care. Current BLS required.

ACLS, PALS

Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer we’ll also reward your hard work with:

· Eligible for a sign on bonus

· Great health, dental and vision plans

· Prescription drug coverage

· Flexible spending accounts

· Life insurance w/AD&D

· An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.

· Paid time off

· Tuition reimbursement

· And a lot more

Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.

We’ll also reward your hard work with:

  • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans

  • Prescription drug coverage

  • Flexible spending accounts

  • Life insurance w/AD&D

  • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.

  • Paid time off

  • Educational Assistance

  • And much more

S cheduled Weekly Hours:

0.01

Work Shift:

Afternoons/Nights (United States of America)

Department:

Respiratory Therapy - West

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com

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