Respiratory Therapist RRT - FT- Days


Northeast Georgia Health System


Posted Under: Atlanta, Georgia jobs in Healthcare; Healthcare jobs in zipcode 30301
Posted On: 2020-07-01 00:00:00

Improving the health of our community in all we doNortheast Georgia Health System (NGHS) is a non-profit community health system on a mission of improving the health of our community in all we do. Our team cares for more than 1 million people across the region through four hospitals and a variety of outpatient locations. Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) has campuses in Gainesville, Braselton, Winder and Dahlonega with a total of more than 700 beds and more than 1,100 medical staff members representing more than 50 specialties. NGHS also encompasses Northeast Georgia Physicians Group, a multi-specialty group with more than 65 locations, and The Heart Center of Northeast Georgia Medical Center, a cardiology practice with more than 15 locations.NGHSJob Title: Respiratory TherapistSchedule: Full Time - Day Shift - 6:45am-7:15pmLocation: Gainesville CampusJob Summary: Administers and coordinates a variety of treatment relating to respiratory problems for patients throughout the life span; properly charts treatment given. Responds to a variety of emergency and critical care situations, extends therapy to those patients. Assesses patients and takes the proper course of action. This position will care for patients in the neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric age groups. Employee performs clinical duties in accordance with population specific guidelines and adheres to National Patient Safety Goals as outlined in policy and procedures.Minimum Requirements:Licensure or other certifications: Registered by the National Board of Respiratory Care or eligible to sit for the Registry Exam.Educational Requirements: Associates Degree; Graduate of four year degree program or two year Registry program.Additional Education: Graduate of four year degree program or two year Registry ProgramSince first opening its doors in Gainesville in 1951, Northeast Georgia Medical Center has added hospital campuses in Braselton, Barrow and Dahlonega and become Georgias most awarded hospital. Some recognitions include being named to these lists:Americas 50 Best Hospitals Healthgrades100 Top Hospitals Truven Health Analytics100 Hospitals with Great Heart Programs Beckers Hospital ReviewAmericas Top Quality Providers CarechexAtlantas Top 150 Workplaces Atlanta Journal-ConstitutionHealthcares Most Wired Hospitals and Health Systems Hospitals & Health Networks magazineNGMC has also been recognized in recent years as Georgias #1 Hospital for overall hospital care, overall surgical care, heart care, orthopedic surgery, womens care and more.by Jobble