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Posted: Wednesday, April 5, 2017 4:42 PM

Long:Term Acute Care Hospital Respiratory Therapy Supervisor : RRT At Select Specialty/ Regency Hospital, a division of Select Medical, our specialty hospitals care for chronically and critically ill or post:ICU patients who require extended hospital care. We are currently seeking a Respiratory Therapy Supervisor to join our team. We offer an excellent network of career opportunities across the U.S. RRT Registered Respiratory Therapist : Management : Supervisor : Hospital : Healthcare : Medical As a Respiratory Therapy Supervisor, you will report directly to the Chief Nursing Officer, use discretion and independent judgment to assume responsibility for the overall functions and professional growth of the Department, contribute to development of site specific therapist driven protocols, provides consultation with regard to pulmonary disorders and Respiratory Therapy practice, and facilitate the achievement of maximum therapeutic care potential for patients. Specific responsibilities of the Respiratory Therapy Supervisor include:Overseeing the daily operations of the Respiratory Therapy Department to include staff interviews, employment decision, orientation, performance evaluations, employee training and development, as well as inventory, equipment, and instrument issues.Sharing responsibility for employee engagement, recruitment and retentionSteering Progressive clinical excellence through staff developmentImplementing company standards of care, policies, and proceduresCreating and maintaining clinical schedule for safe staffingProviding respiratory care to patients with critical and complex medical and surgical conditionsMaintaining open and ongoing communication with the Chief Nursing Officer to ensure patient, staff, and facility needs are met.Promoting flexibility, team building and engagement to promote an efficient and positive work environment.Coordinating and actively participating in Wean Team/Pulmonary Rounds and maintains a direct line of communication with all pulmonary physicians in order to facilitate/implement, and routinely monitor weaning patients from mechanical ventilation; if protocols do not exist, works toward implementation at the location.Responsibility for the 24 hour operations of the respiratory therapy departmentClinical cost controlCompetence in Rapid Response and code eventsPossibly some Safety Officer responsibilitiesPromoting continuous quality improvementTeaching and counseling patients/familiesFunctioning as the Safety Officer in maintaining regulatory compliance regarding all aspects of the environment of care RRT Registered Respiratory Therapist : Management : Supervisor : Hospital : Healthcare : Medical As a Respiratory Therapy Supervisor, you must be able to deliver superior quality in all that you do. We are seeking results:driven team players who treat patients as if they were their own family members. Qualified candidates must be passionate about providing a superior quality of care. You must also be a resourceful problem solver who thrives in a fast:paced environment. Other requirements of the Respiratory Therapy Supervisor role include: Current licensure to practice as a Respiratory Therapist in the stateRegistered Credential (RRT) from the National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC)Current BLS certification, ACLS within 6 months of employment Positive, caring and customer:service:oriented attitude AssociateA?s Degree preferred3 years of work experience in an Acute Care setting preferredPrevious supervisory experience preferredRRT Registered Respiratory Therapist : Management : Supervisor : Hospital : Healthcare : Medical Benefits At Select Medical, our full:time employees enjoy intense focus on high:quality results creates a challenging, fast:paced and extremely rewarding environment. We offer a comprehensive benefits package with a variety of options to meet your healthcare needs. Other full:time benefits of the RRT Respiratory Therapy Manager position include: Excellent Orientation P


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