Respiratory Therapist

ePeople Healthcare
Published
January 16, 2020
Location
Erie
Category

Description

We're hiring for Respiratory Therapists to work the first and third shifts during a 13-week contract.

Being a nurse isn’t what you do, it’s who you are – at ePeople, we value self-starters and give you the tools you need to succeed. We offer our employees competitive pay, earned PTO, and an employee wellness program.

Ideal candidates are expected to:

  • Interview and examine patients with breathing or cardiopulmonary disorders
  • Consult with physicians to develop patient treatment plans
  • Perform diagnostic tests such as measuring lung capacity
  • Treat patients by using a variety of methods, including chest physiotherapy and aerosol medications
  • Monitor and record the progress of treatment
  • Supervise respiratory therapy technicians during tests and evaluate the findings of the tests
  • Teach patients how to use treatments
  • Respiratory therapists use various tests to evaluate patients
  • Respiratory therapists perform chest physiotherapy on patients to remove mucus from their lungs and make it easier for them to breathe
  • Respiratory therapists may connect patients who cannot breathe on their own to ventilators that deliver oxygen to the lungs
  • Other duties as assigned

Why work for ePeople?

  • Health Insurance (full-time)
  • Referral Bonus Program
  • Weekly Pay and Direct Deposit
  • GCU Tuition Discount Program
  • Verizon Wireless Discount
  • Flexible Work Schedule
  • Competitive Pay
  • Earned Paid Time Off
  • Employee Wellness Program

Requirements for the Respiratory Therapist:

  • Certified as a Respiratory Therapist
  • Valid Hands-on CPR Certification
  • Current Drug Screen, if requested by facility (provided by ePeople, if needed)
  • Current Physical (within the last year)
  • Current Two-Step TB
  • Clear Background Check (provided by ePeople, if needed)
  • 6+ months nursing experience, preferred
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