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Respiratory Therapist/ Nights at United Health Services

Respiratory Therapist/ Nights

United Health Services Johnson City, NY Full-Time

Respiratory Therapist, Wilson Medical Center

United Health Services is seeking a Respiratory Therapist to join our Wilson Medical Center in Johnson City, NY 13790 . This is a BENEFITS-ELIGIBLE/Full Time position.

Shift: Nights Hours per week: 40 Salary range: $26.66 - $39.98/hour, depending on experience


Respiratory Therapist Overview

The Respiratory Therapist ensures that Respiratory Therapy services rendered (the evaluation and treatment of patients) are completed in a timely, accurate and reliable manner. Those served include inpatients, outpatients, UHS staff and employees as well as affiliated UHSH community groups as needed.

Respiratory Therapist Key Responsibilities and Expectations

  • Administers respiratory therapy procedures as directed by the manager.

  • Performs Aerosol Therapy treatments.

  • Performs CPT/Flutter/PEP Mask therapy (secretion mobilization therapy).

  • Performs IPPB therapy.

  • Performs Incentive Spirometry therapy.

  • Performs M.D.I. therapy.

  • Performs Suctioning procedure.

  • Performs Extubation procedure.

  • Maintains Oxygen Tank Safety.

  • Performs Oxygen Therapy on all approved devices.

  • Performs Therapist Driven Protocols as directed by policy (includes Patient Assessment).

  • Manages BiPAP-CPAP therapy and alarms.

  • Performs Cough Assist/Vest therapy.

  • Manages High Flow Cannula/Humidifier therapy and alarms.

  • Performs PFT with DLCO diagnostic procedure.

  • Performs Bronchoprovocation diagnostic procedure.

  • Performs Pulmonary Function Screen diagnostic procedure.

  • Performs Fit Testing procedure.

  • Performs Pulse Oximetery procedure.

  • Performs Pulmonary Stress Testing procedure.

  • Performs Bronchoscopy procedure.

  • Performs Adult EKG procedure.

  • Performs Pediatric EKG procedure.

  • Performs Holter Monitor setup.

  • Performs Adult CPR life support.

  • Performs Pediatric CPR life support.

  • Performs Neonatal CPR life support.

  • Manages Mechanical Ventilation.

  • Manages Ventilator Alarms.

  • Performs Arterial Puncture and Analysis for the Blood Gas Laboratory.

  • Performs Quality Control for the Blood Gas Laboratory.

  • Manages SoftLab for the Blood Gas Laboratory.

  • Manages Critical Values for the Blood Gas Laboratory.

  • Manages Laboratory Safety for the Blood Gas Laboratory.

  • Performs DOH & CAP Proficiency Testing for the Blood Gas Laboratory.

  • Performs duties of Blood Gas Laboratory Supervisor

  • Performs arterial blood gas quality control and preventive maintenance reports and records the results for the Blood Gas Laboratory.

  • Manages patient healthcare information system (Soarian).

  • Manages medication administration program (MAK).

  • Manages medication dispensing system (McKesson).

  • Cleans and disinfects bronchoscopes in accordance with infection control standards.

  • Verifies physicians written orders performing pulmonary and cardiology diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.

  • Records and reports appropriately the results of all procedures.

  • Performs CPR when necessary, after certification.

  • Abides by the department Delivery Standards.

  • Maintains files and bookkeeping records in accordance with department policy.

  • Performs other related duties.

  • Assists in departmental in-service program.

  • Demonstrate commitment to organizational Values of Compassion, Trust, Respect, Teamwork, and Innovation

    Position Qualifications

    Minimum:

  • Graduation from an accredited School for Respiratory Therapy

  • New York State Respiratory Therapy Permit of License

  • CPR certification within 3 Months of hire

    Preferred:

  • One year experience as a respiratory Therapist

    Employee Benefits at United Health Services

    When you work at United Health Services, you become part of our family. Were proud to offer competitive benefits and compensation to our employees who make an impact every day.

  • Health, dental, and vision insurance

  • Voluntary benefits, including cancer, pet, and life insurance

  • 403(b) retirement plan with company match model

  • Immediate accrual of paid time off

  • Wellness program rewards and insurance discounts

  • Employee Assistant Program (EAP) counseling and concierge services

  • Free, extensive online training through HealthStream

    About United Health Services

    United Health Services is a not-for-profit healthcare system serving more than 500,000 people in Upstate New Yorks Southern Tier region. We offer integrated healthcare services across 60 locations, including four hospitals, three walk-in centers, and 22 primary care offices, in addition to home care services and senior living facilities. The United Health Services system employs more than 6,300 people and comprises 600+ providers who are all committed to providing and supporting the delivery of exceptional patient care.

    United Health Services employees and providers are LOVED! This means were Living Our Values Every Day. Here, youll join a team that is dedicated to values-based, coordinated patient care. Every day, we outwardly live our Values of Compassion, Trust, Respect, Teamwork, and Innovation.

    About New Yorks Southern Tier

    As an employee of United Health Services, youll call the Southern Tier, or more specifically, the Greater Binghamton area, home. Known for entertainment and restaurants, craft brews, outdoor experiences, minor-league sports, family-friendly events, and a keenness for local history (like our connection to the Twilight Zone and our six antique carousels), Greater Binghamton offers something for everyone. Were a short drive away from the Finger Lakes region in Central New York, three hours from New York City, and just shy of four hours from Niagara Falls, Canada.


United Health Services in an Equal Opportunity Employer.

United Health Services, Inc. and the members of the UHS System neither are affiliated with, sponsored, endorsed nor approved by, nor otherwise associated with, Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS), UHS of Delaware, Inc. nor their affiliates, which can be found at www.uhsinc.com.

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