TITLE: Respiratory Therapist
LOCATION: Macon, Missouri
Are you looking for a new position where you can live and work in an area where you can make a difference and enjoy beautiful scenery and friendly people?
Would you like to work in a hospital where you can but be part of a stable team that is a healthcare leader in the area.
How about living in an area that is large enough to provide everything but small enough to where you could live in a lower cost and safer communities.
Then this might just be the right opportunity for you.
Assists in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of patients with pulmonary disorders. Collects and analyzes sputum, blood, and breath specimens to determine levels of oxygen, carbon dioxide, and other gases.
Also measures the lung capacity of a patient to determine if there is impaired function.
Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
Performs a variety of tasks. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.
Graduate of an Accredited Respiratory Therapy School.
Must be credentialed by the NBRC as a CRT/RRT, CPR certification, MO State license or eligible.
Will need to have BLS certification and maintain it every 2 years.
The facility is a 90+ bed regional healthcare facility, serving the residents of northern Missouri.
The position reports to the Director of Respiratory Therapy.
The position is 36hrs per week, night shift and the hours are 7pm-7am.
There is potential for overtime/extra shifts depending on volumes.
The facility is offering an hourly rate that starts at $18hr for CRT and $20hr for RRT and goes up with experience.
Shift differentials are $1.00hr for evenings, $1.50hr for nights and $2.00hr for weekends. They also offer great benefit package that includes relocation/sign-on of 5K.