Penn State Health Clinical Specialist Respiratory Therapy - Respiratory Therapy in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
J OB SUMMARY:
Responsible to function as a member of a multi-disciplinary team to provide respiratory therapy expertise for a defined microsystem. Lead quality care initiatives to improve patient outcomes and patient safety. Collaborate in staff and patient education activities.
M INIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
A degree from an accredited CoARC respiratory therapist program, with 3-5 years of experience in a specialized area of respiratory therapy such as adult or neonatal critical care.
Currently licensed to practice as a respiratory by Pennsylvania Board of Medicine.
ACCS or NPS credential.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
Excellent collaboration and consultation skills required
Must be familiar with process redesign
Excellent communication and teamwork skills require
If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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Union: Non Bargained