Respiratory Therapist

  • Full Time
  • Ogden UT
  • Posted 24 hours ago

Ogden Regional Medical Center

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Introduction

Last year our HCA Healthcare colleagues invested over 156,000 hours volunteering in our communities. As a(an) Respiratory Therapist with Ogden Regional Medical Center you can be a part of an organization that is devoted to giving back!

Benefits

We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Ogden Regional Medical Center, we offer eligible colleagues an attractive benefit package that includes medical, wellbeing, dental and vision benefits along with some unique benefits including:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Flexible Spending
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Personal Leave
  • 401K(100% annual match – 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service)
  • Academic Assistance and Reimbursements for Tuition and Student Loans
  • Employee Discounts including Tickets, Retail, Mental Health Apps, Education Apps, Identity Theft Protection etc.
  • HomeAuto, and Pet Insurance
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
  • Short Term Long Term Disability coverage
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Legal Benefits and lots more!

Learn more about Employee Benefits

Would you like to unlock your potential with a leading healthcare provider dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues? Join the Ogden Regional Medical Center family! We will give you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are looking for an enthusiastic Respiratory Therapist to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential!

Job Summary and Qualifications

As a Registered Respiratory Therapist you will be will be joining a team that is dedicated to serving others in need and also supporting one another. In this important role:

 

  • You will assess patients and recommend care plans and treatment regimens.
  • You will implement and maintain BiPAP/CPAP, pressure control/high frequency jet ventilation, and mechanical ventilation for patients as directed.
  • You will maintain patient airways by suctioning, positioning, securing endotracheal and tracheostomy tubes, changing tracheostomy tubes, and intubating in designated circumstances. 
  • You will obtain blood from arterial and pulmonary artery catheters and by arteriotomy.
  • You will provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency care to unstable patients when needed.
  • You will provide education to students, new therapists, and other personnel as appropriate.
  • You will give excellent care to our neonate, infant, pediatric, adult, and geriatric patients.

    What qualifications you will need:

    • Graduate of Respiratory Care program accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Respiratory Care Education (CoARC).
    • Maintain 10 hours of continuing education per year.
    • Current Utah Respiratory Care Practitioner license.
    • RRT through the NBRC within 6 months of hire.
    • American Red Cross or American Heart Association Basic Life Support Course (BLS or BCLS) certification within 7 days of hire.
    • American Red Cross or American Heart Association Advanced Life Support Course (ALS or ACLS) and Certification within 90 days of hire and NRP if core NICU.
    • American Red Cross or American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course and Certification within 90 days of hire.
    • Critical Care experience preferred. ACLS/NRP for adult/neonatal clinicians respectively within 90 days of hire.

      Ogden Regional
      Medical Center
      has been delivering exceptional care for over 75 years. Our 232 plus bed
      hospital offers a full array of medical services. We are dedicated to providing high-quality healthcare.
      Ogden Regional is a certified Level II Trauma Center, Stroke Center, and Joint Center. 

      Affiliated with our hospital is Pleasant View Emergency Center. This fully equipped, freestanding
      facility features board-certified physicians. Our nurses and technicians are specially trained in
      emergency medical care and available on a 24/7 basis. 

      Located 10 miles north of our main hospital, PVER features 10 plus treatment rooms, comprehensive
      imaging technology and a medical laboratory onsite, which help to ensure accurate and prompt
      care.

      Ogden Regional Medical Center and Pleasant View Emergency Center sit at the heart of the Wasatch
      Mountain range. The area has abundant outdoor recreation including hiking, biking, rock climbing,
      watersports and three ski resorts within a half-hour drive.  Ogden offers the lure of outdoor living
      and the culture of city life. 

      HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute
      for over a decade.  In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the
      delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

      "There is so much good to do in the world and so many different ways to do it."– Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
      HCA Healthcare Co-Founder

      Be a part of an organization that invests in you! We are reviewing applications for our Respiratory Therapist opening. Qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Submit your application and help us raise the bar in patient care!

      We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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