***INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY***
Supports Carilion's hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. Provides lead supervision to the staff to assure quality patient care. Facilitates effective open two-way communication and resolution of work site operational issues that support service line/service goals, objectives, benchmarks and targets. . Performs duties of a Registered Respiratory Therapist as needed to provide professional and quality care to patients of all ages. Assists with development and coordination of strategically aligned processes related to patient care. Assumes responsibilities delegated by manager.
Minimum Qualifications Required
Education: Bachelor's Degree preferred and graduate of a COARC approved advanced practitioner Respiratory Care program.
Experience: Minimum Three years post graduate Clinical experience as a Registered Respiratory Therapist.
Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Licensed Respiratory Care Practitioner by the Va. State Board of Medicine. Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) by the National Board for Respiratory Care.
Other Minimum Qualifications: Effective interpersonal communication (written and verbal), organizational and teamwork skills required. Ability to function independently and utilize various computer programs (i.e. Excel, Word and Access). Must successfully complete orientation and competency validation yearly for position. Be able to acquire BLS within 3 months of employment in this position or as determined by department. Some areas may require ACLS, NRP, PALS certification within one year of employment. Active membership in professional organization (AARC) preferred.
Inspiring Better Health at Carilion Clinic
Every day at Carilion Clinic, our employees come together to inspire better health in our patients, their families and our communities. Explore how you can be a part of this diverse, innovative and interdisciplinary patient-centered team, and find out how you can make a difference in the lives of others.
As an employee, you can take advantage of our competitive pay, various scheduling options, continuing education opportunities and excellent benefits.
Based in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic includes multi-specialty physician practices, seven not-for-profit hospitals and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute in partnership with Virginia Tech.
Service Excellence and Quality are hallmarks of Carilion Clinic. As a team member, you will be expected to consistently deliver the best in care and customer service. As an employee, you will demonstrate respect, dignity, kindness and empathy in each encounter with our patients, families, visitors and with each other.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.
Carilion is a Drug-Free Workplace.
Shift: Day shift