FargoRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Fargo jobs

Respiratory Therapist - Respiratory Therapy

Company: Sanford Health
Location: Fargo
Posted on: November 18, 2020

Job Description:

Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.

See yourself at Sanford!

Facility: Sanford Medical Center Fargo

Location: Fargo, ND

Shift: Varies

Job Schedule: Full time

Weekly Hours: 36.00

Job Summary

The scope of work for a Respiratory Therapist includes assessment, therapeutic intervention and education for patients with cardiopulmonary disorders or associated complications. Respiratory therapists assess individuals to prevent, detect, monitor and manage disease and complications. Respiratory therapists provide therapeutic interventions to directly impact cardiopulmonary health as well as overall health status according to established goals and interdisciplinary care plans. Respiratory therapists provide education to promote preventative care, self-management, enhanced cardiopulmonary health and quality of life. Performs regular assessments of patients and the equipment they are using in order to adjust therapy. Collect and/or analyzes patients' blood and other specimens to determine levels of oxygen, carbon dioxide and other gases. Measures the patient's lung capacity to determine if there are any impairments. Offers diagnosis results and treatment suggestions based on the analysis of the patient.

Department Details

This position is full time 72-80 hours a pay period. Most staff schedules consist of rotating 8 or 12 hour shifts with weekend requirements. On call hours may be scheduled.

Come and further your career in our Level One Trauma Center! We offer a competitive salary and a full benefits package! We have a great clinical team approach at our 600 bed hospital where RT driven protocols are used throughout all patient populations. We have the ability to work in several clinical areas ranging from general floors to critical care. We have the potential to work in our neonatal, pediatric and adult clinical areas at our 3 campuses. We have great management and friendly staff who is always willing to help each other.

Our Respiratory Therapy Department Offers:


  • Flexible Scheduling

  • Sign-on Bonus

  • Shift Differential Pay

  • Continuing Education

  • Growth and Development

    Qualifications

    A degree in Respiratory Care from an accredited respiratory care program is required; minimum associate degree or equivalent as defined by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC).

    Respiratory Therapists must have a thorough knowledge and understanding of all procedures, indications, contraindications and hazards involved in respiratory care, as well as knowledge of equipment utilized in their department. Demonstrates the ability and knowledge required to utilize computers for patient documentation and data gathering for quality care. Must complete orientations, competency validations, and other in-servicing as required by the department and hospital.

    Must have current Respiratory Therapy licensure in state(s) of practice and/or possess multi-state licensure privileges as required by position. Must have Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) credentials as attained through the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) and maintain active status according to NBRC credentialing requirements. Certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) is required. Must obtain site-specific specialty credential(s) such as Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP), Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), etc.

    Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

    If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

    Job Function: Allied Health

    Req Number: R-12098

    Featured: No

Keywords: Sanford Health, Fargo , Respiratory Therapist - Respiratory Therapy, Healthcare , Fargo, North Dakota

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


RN / Registered Nurse / North Dakota / Any / Travel RN-Medical/Surgica
Description: About Our Client: Our client diagnostic results reveal new avenues to identify and treat disease, inspire healthy behaviors and improve health care management. The world leader in providing diagnostic (more...)
Company: All Medical Personnel
Location: Fargo
Posted on: 11/26/2020

Physician - Child Psychologist Job in North Dakota
Description: Psychiatry-Child/Adolescent opening in Fargo, North Dakota. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Job ID: 8911Practice Details ul li Opening for a Child/Adolescent Psychologist (more...)
Company: Arlington HealthCare
Location: Fargo
Posted on: 11/26/2020

Midwest State Capital ENT/$$Large Incentive Bonus/Employed at 220 Bed Hospital! Limited Competition!
Description: Otolaryngology opening in Fargo, North Dakota. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Join 2 ENT's In a Busy, Employed Group Top 10 State for Physicians to Live Work Large, Non-Profit (more...)
Company: Pacific Companies
Location: Fargo
Posted on: 11/26/2020


Registered Nurse - Critical Care Unit (0.9 FTE) CAREER LADDER ELIGIBLE
Description: Job Description: br Responsible for organizing and providing nursing care to patients through the process of assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation.
Company: Essentia Health
Location: Fargo
Posted on: 11/26/2020

LPN Ambulatory - Urology Clinic
Description: Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members (more...)
Company: Sanford Health
Location: Fargo
Posted on: 11/26/2020

Permanent Med - Surg RN
Description: NurseStat is looking for a Permanent Med - Surg RN in Fargo, ND.This is a 154 week assignment scheduled to start on 12/14/2020 and run through 11/29/2023.Shift: Variable. Possible on calls and weekends.You (more...)
Company: AHS NurseStat
Location: Fargo
Posted on: 11/26/2020

Occupational Therapist - Nationwide Travel / Locum Tenen
Description: Of all the Healthcare Professional specialties we offer, Occupational Therapist are one of the specialties that have the most difference between staffing agencies in job / travel assignment locations (more...)
Company: HCEN Travel Solutions
Location: Fargo
Posted on: 11/26/2020

Registered Nurse - Critical Care Unit (0.9 FTE) WEEKEND STATUS
Description: Job Description: br WEEKEND STATUS POSITION br br Responsible for organizing and providing nursing care to patients through the process of assessment, planning,
Company: Essentia Health
Location: Fargo
Posted on: 11/26/2020

RN Tele/MedSurg/CCU (Days) (RN #)
Description: Operating Room/Ambulatory Care/MedSurg opening in Fargo, North Dakota. Tele/MedSurg/CCU - Registered Nurse Day Shift RN Loyal Source is actively seeking a motivated Registered Nurse to place into a Tele/MedSurg/CCU (more...)
Company: Loyal Source Government Services LLC
Location: Fargo
Posted on: 11/26/2020

LPN Ambulatory - Pain Services
Description: Job DescriptionSanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly (more...)
Company: Sanford Health
Location: Fargo
Posted on: 11/26/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest North Dakota jobs by following @recnetND on Twitter!

Fargo RSS job feeds