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Kindred Hospitals aim to help our patients reach their highest potential for health and healing with intensive medical and rehabilitative care through a compassionate patient experience. Find your future with Kindred Hospitals, part of ScionHealth. Your career growth begins when you join our interdisciplinary team of doctors, nurses, therapists and other experts, working together to form individualized care plans for our patients. Opportunities through our development programs, training seminars and university partnerships not only allow for continual career growth but emphasize our commitment to investing in our employees. Learn more about Kindred Hospitals at our hospital website.

Registered Respiratory Therapist

Louisville, Kentucky
Facility Kindred Hospital Louisville at Jewish Hospital
Req ID 488588 Post Date 11/06/2023
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Description

What makes Kindred Healthcare a great place to work? Our people, of course! Our clinicians answer this special calling because they have a fundamental, internal drive to directly help people. In return, we serve, develop and respect our employees in environments created to optimize their job effectiveness, experience, and satisfaction. This is who we are.

Who are you? To succeed in our high-energy, high-reward environment, our clinicians provide compassionate critical care and deliver exceptional patient experiences, meaningful outcomes, and bonds for life.

As our most acute level of care, Kindred’s transitional care hospitals offer the same critical care patients receive in a traditional hospital or intensive care unit, but for an extended recovery period. Our clinicians play a vital role in the recovery process for chronic, critically ill and medically complex patients.

As a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT or CRT) you will:

  • Be responsible for administering safe and competent respiratory care as ordered per physician, monitoring mechanical ventilation, administering medications, patient assessment, understanding ramifications of hemodynamic monitoring, understanding blood work results, monitoring, teaching, and training.


Qualifications

As a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT or CRT) you will have:

  • Education required for Registry by National Board of Respiratory Care.

  • Current Respiratory Therapist License issued from their state.

  • Current credential as Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT or CRT) issued by the National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC).

  • BLS Certification required.

  • ACLS Certification required.

  • Minimum one (1) year experience in acute care setting preferred.    

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