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Providence Respiratory Therapist *Per Diem* in Medford, Oregon

Description:

Providence is calling a Respiratory Therapist to Providence Medford Medical Center in Medford, OR. This is a per diem/on-call position. Scheduling availability will be visible to our staff 6 weeks in advance. Shifts offered are 0645-1915 (12 hour), 1445-0315 (12 hour), 1445-2315 (8 hour), and 1845-0715 (12 hour). We are seeking a Caregiver who may be available to pick up 1-3 shifts per week.

Our on-call staff earn an additional 15% (of hourly base pay) in lieu of benefits pay premium. Apply today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text message with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Complete patient need and outcome and assessment procedures in support of clinical practice standards, provides appropriate, relevant report to the next shift and counseling with physicians and nursing staff including all age related issues

  • Draw, mix, and administer pharmaceutical agents or medications, to all respiratory age populations of patients

  • Initiate and maintain oxygen therapy when appropriate

  • Obtain and analyze blood samples, and performs oxygen saturation testing. Pre-analytical and post-analytical assessments required for all patient age groups

  • Complete various mechanical life support, including Pressure Ventilation, Manual ventilation, CPR oxygen administration, and pulmonary bronchial hygiene techniques for all age groups

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Associate's Degree: Respiratory Therapy OR equivalent education/experience

  • Coursework/Training: Continued training in specific procedures and equipment

  • Licensed by the Oregon Respiratory Therapist Licensing Board as Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP)

  • Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

  • Current Basic Life Support required

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support

  • NRP (Neonatal Resuscitation Program)

  • PEAR (Pediatric Early Assessment and Recognition) or PALS (Pediatric Advanced LIfe Support)

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Respiratory Therapists

Location: Oregon-Medford

Req ID: 294633

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