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UnityPoint Health Respiratory Therapist-Certified or Registered in Waterloo, Iowa

UnityPoint Health - Allen Hospital

Full-Time Benefits: 1900-0730; .9 FTE; 36 Hours weekly; Weekend/Holiday Rotation

Sign On Bonus: $10,000.00

Responsible for supporting, treating, and maintaining the respiratory system and providing respiratory therapy for all ages as ordered by a physician, according to established standards and practices.

Why UnityPoint Health? 

  • Commitment to our Team – We’ve been named a Top 150 Place to Work in Healthcare 2022 by Becker’s Healthcare for our commitment to our team members. 

  • Culture – At UnityPoint Health, you Come for a fulfilling career and experience a culture guided by uncompromising values and unwavering belief in doing what's right for the people we serve. 

  • Benefits – Our competitive Total Rewards program offers benefits options that align with your needs and priorities, no matter what life stage you’re in. 

  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Commitment – We’re committed to ensuring you have a voice that is heard regardless of role, race, gender, religion, or sexual orientation. 

  • Development – We believe equipping you with support and development opportunities is an essential part of delivering a remarkable employment experience. 

  • Community Involvement – Be an essential part of our core purpose—to improve the health of the people and communities we serve. 

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  • Administration of oxygen, respiratory medicines, bronchial hygiene, and collection of blood for arterial blood gas (ABG) analysis for all ages.

  • Maintenance of invasive and non-invasive ventilators. Assists in airway management for all ages

  • Assistance with bronchoscopy and specimens from procedure.

  • Performing EKG's and bedside monitoring of patients vital signs, and assessment of the respiratory system for all ages.

  • Ability to do pulmonary function testing with proper training.

  • Responds to all emergency Codes-Blue/Pink, MET, STEMI Trauma, and Chill.

  • Must travel to patients on various nursing units.

  • Emergent, urgent or CPR situation intubation and airway management with initial and ongoing competency, overseen by anesthesia.

  • Education of students, certified respiratory therapist and nursing on respiratory related matters.

  • Associates degree in respiratory therapy.

  • 1 year experience preferred.

  • Licensed in the state of Iowa as a Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP).

  • Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) with the NBRC at time of hire. Maintains Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) with the NBRC preferred.

  • Basic computer skills, read, writes, comprehends and speaks English.

  • Will considered Registered

Requisition ID: 2022-124103

Street: 1825 Logan Ave

Name: 2520 UnityPoint Health Allen Hospital

Name: Pulmonary Funct-Cardio- Logan

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.9

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: Nights 12 hour

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