UnityPoint Health Respiratory Therapist-Methodist in Des Moines, Iowa

Choose a career that matters with UnityPoint Health Des Moines! UnityPoint Health - Des Moines is a family of four hospitals including Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Iowa Lutheran Hospital, Blank Children's Hospital and Methodist West Hospital. Our team members are the compassionate core of who we are and how we serve our patients and visitors every day.

Successfully functions as a Respiratory Care Practitioner as defined by the Iowa Board of Respiratory Care Practitioner Examiners of the Iowa Department of Public Health. Provides respiratory care for patients under the direction of a physician. Successful performance contributes to a holistic approach to the delivery of services, quality patient/family care, and a high level of satisfaction from patients and families.

EDUCATION: Graduate of accredited program for registry eligibility. Writes, reads, comprehends and speaks fluent English.

EXPERIENCE: Minimum as required to achieve educational and credentialing requirements.

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS: Must have RRT credential as a minimum and have current licensure in good standing to practice as a Respiratory Care Practitioner in Iowa. If main specialization is to cover a critical care unit, must have ACLS, PALS or NRP certification (within 1 year of hire). If specializing in one of the critical care units, prefer Adult Critical Care Specialist (ACCS) and/ or Neonatal-Pediatric Specialty (NPS) credentials. Dept of Labor Level III (Medium) Work. Effective for all job offers made July 1, 2010 or after, candidates must successfully complete a post-offer, pre-employment strength and agility test at Medium Level of Work. EOE M/F/V/D

Requisition ID: 2018-51445

Street: 1200 Pleasant St

Name: 3020 UnityPoint Health Des Moines

Posting Minimum: USD $20.17/Hr.

Name: Respiratory Care- Meth

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.9

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: 7P-7A with every 3rd weekend 7P-7A

External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org