Company: Ascension (System Office)
Posted on: November 12, 2021
We Are Hiring:
RRT - Registered Respiratory Therapist - Sign-on Available
Full time - Night shift
Ascension Via Christi - Manhattan, Kansas
Now more than ever, our Ascension care teams are all united by a
common goal: to provide compassionate, personalized care for all -
especially now, when our communities need us most. And as the
impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) continues and the ongoing impact
remains uncertain, we invite heroes like you, to join us as we
continue to provide care for our patients and communities without
Respiratory Therapists are at the heart of the care we provide. We
work together to achieve a highly collaborative environment that
leads to more positive outcomes for you and your patients. We are
committed to working together to create change.
Our benefits and culture are two aspects of Via Christi that we
feel set us apart. We offer tuition reimbursement that is available
to both part-time and full-time associates in any position. Other
reasons to join the Via Christi team include:
* More Than a Job: Working for Ascension is more than just a job.
It's a career where your talent and passion for delivering quality
healthcare can make a difference for patients, team members, and
* Opportunity for You to Impact Your Local Community: In the 2019
fiscal year, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons
living in poverty and other community benefit programs. In the last
several years, Ascension Via Christi has provided $77 million in
* A Passionate Team: Ascension associates are leaders who follow
their heart. We give, grow, connect and provide care; together as a
team we are committed to our mission of serving the poor and
What You Will Do:
Provide evaluation of and care for patients with respiratory
* Assess patients for appropriate type and frequency of treatment
and develop a plan of care based on diagnosis.
* Implement and monitor patient care plan and equipment. Monitor,
record and communicate patients condition. Perform advanced
respiratory care modalities.
* Evaluate respiratory practice, administration of medications, and
treatment based on patient outcome.
* Educate the patient and family about the health condition and
provides information about community support groups and other
* Respond to emergency resuscitation team code.
What You Will Need:
* BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90days) of hire date or job
transfer date required.
* Respiratory Therapist specializing in Registered credentialed
from the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) obtained within
6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date required.
* Respiratory Therapist credentialed from the Kansas Board of
Healing Arts required.
* High School Diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team:
For more than 125 years, Ascension Via Christi has been providing
caregivers rewarding careers. As the largest provider of health
services in Kansas, Ascension Via Christi offers competitive pay
and benefits, professional and personal training and development
and an innovative work environment. We aim to care for our
associates so they can focus on providing compassionate,
personalized care to our patients, with special attention to those
most in need. If you are looking to make an immediate impact in
your community, we invite you to apply today.
When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000
individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving
others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our
inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches
and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools
that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team today.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:
Ascension Via Christi is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and
Affirmative Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive fair
and impartial consideration without regard to race, color,
religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation,
age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data,
or other legally protected status.
Pay Non-Discrimination Notice:
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to
individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information
This employer participates in the Electronic Employment
Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more
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