Mount Sinai Careers

Respiratory Therapist Registered

New York, New York
Allied Health


Job Description

Mount Sinai Health System Careers

Do you have what it takes to wear the badge?

 

Our multidisciplinary approach to patient care defines us as an organization. Contributing to our world-renowned reputation is the dedication of allied health professionals. Working collaboratively with nurses and physicians, our allied health providers are valued partners providing diagnostic and therapeutic extensions of care on a daily basis. Mount Sinai’s allied health team members work side-by-side with global leaders in health care to create a patient-focused network of services that support healing in our local communities and around the globe.

 

Are you ready to discover the world of limitless possibilities that comes with wearing the badge? Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story of unrivaled patient care!

 
What You’ll Do:
  • Administers, provides and teaches Respiratory Care at a technician level; to help foster a safe clinical work environment and provide effective Respiratory Care, as prescribed, pursuant to the direction of a duly licensed physician

  • Acts as a resource in both clinical and technical areas of the department

  • Conforms to all applicable New York State Education Department standards for the practice of Respiratory Therapy

  • Records and processes physician’s written or verbal orders, as allowed, for all Oxygen and or Therapeutic Medical Gas Administration. Therapies may include, but not limited to Aerosol and Humidification Therapy;  Aerosolized medication ( in accordance to Pharmaceutical Service Directives); IPPB, Therapeutic Percussion and Vibration with and without other Chest Physical Therapy to include appropriate bronchopulmonary drainage; technical ventilation and weaning for infants, children and adults

  • Performs cardiopullmonary evaluations and assessments, that is the systematic collection and review of patient-specific and age specific data necessary to determine the appropriate patient’s care and treatment needs on an initial, ongoing, and continuous basis, to include possible Home Care needs.

  • Assessments will include evaluation of treatment and/or procedures outcomes (showing respect for patient needs, expectations and individual differences) as compared to physician’s goals and appropriate follow-up action. Assessments could take place in any clinical area of the hospital proper or off-site facility.

  • Maintains availability to deliver, on a timely basis, a variety of Respiratory Care Therapy procedures

  • Responsible for the assembly, sequential operation; calibration of equipment and accessories to implement associated therapeutic regimens, including but not limited to pre-op teaching to both in-patient and out-patient, as well as basic pulmonary functions studies, deep breathing and coughing (with and without splinting) exercises and incentive spiromety

  • Responds to all code calls and other types of stat or life threatening calls, to include; CPR, airway management, adult and pediatric trauma team responses, etc.

  • Administers emergency care as required


 


What You’ll Bring:
  • High School graduate or equivalent.

  • Graduate of an approved technician or therapist program leading to an NBRC’s eligibility Registry Examination process.

  • Eye-Hand coordination, ability to hear alarms, breath sounds, verbal instruction or respond to any auditory type cues in the performance of the job. 

  • Must be able to identify colors. Good communications skills and ability to follow detailed instructions.

 

Do you share our dedication to extraordinary service and have what it takes to wear the badge? Apply now!

 

Who We Are:

Over 35,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.

 

Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.

 

The Mount Sinai Health System is committed to the tenets of diversity and workforce that are strengthened by the inclusion of and respect for our differences. We offer our employees a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, a 403(b) retirement plan, and much more.

 

The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.
EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans


Mount Sinai Health System Careers

Do you have what it takes to wear the badge?

 

Our multidisciplinary approach to patient care defines us as an organization. Contributing to our world-renowned reputation is the dedication of allied health professionals. Working collaboratively with nurses and physicians, our allied health providers are valued partners providing diagnostic and therapeutic extensions of care on a daily basis. Mount Sinai’s allied health team members work side-by-side with global leaders in health care to create a patient-focused network of services that support healing in our local communities and around the globe.

 

Are you ready to discover the world of limitless possibilities that comes with wearing the badge? Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story of unrivaled patient care!

 
What You’ll Do:
  • Administers, provides and teaches Respiratory Care at a technician level; to help foster a safe clinical work environment and provide effective Respiratory Care, as prescribed, pursuant to the direction of a duly licensed physician

  • Acts as a resource in both clinical and technical areas of the department

  • Conforms to all applicable New York State Education Department standards for the practice of Respiratory Therapy

  • Records and processes physician’s written or verbal orders, as allowed, for all Oxygen and or Therapeutic Medical Gas Administration. Therapies may include, but not limited to Aerosol and Humidification Therapy;  Aerosolized medication ( in accordance to Pharmaceutical Service Directives); IPPB, Therapeutic Percussion and Vibration with and without other Chest Physical Therapy to include appropriate bronchopulmonary drainage; technical ventilation and weaning for infants, children and adults

  • Performs cardiopullmonary evaluations and assessments, that is the systematic collection and review of patient-specific and age specific data necessary to determine the appropriate patient’s care and treatment needs on an initial, ongoing, and continuous basis, to include possible Home Care needs.

  • Assessments will include evaluation of treatment and/or procedures outcomes (showing respect for patient needs, expectations and individual differences) as compared to physician’s goals and appropriate follow-up action. Assessments could take place in any clinical area of the hospital proper or off-site facility.

  • Maintains availability to deliver, on a timely basis, a variety of Respiratory Care Therapy procedures

  • Responsible for the assembly, sequential operation; calibration of equipment and accessories to implement associated therapeutic regimens, including but not limited to pre-op teaching to both in-patient and out-patient, as well as basic pulmonary functions studies, deep breathing and coughing (with and without splinting) exercises and incentive spiromety

  • Responds to all code calls and other types of stat or life threatening calls, to include; CPR, airway management, adult and pediatric trauma team responses, etc.

  • Administers emergency care as required


 


What You’ll Bring:
  • High School graduate or equivalent.

  • Graduate of an approved technician or therapist program leading to an NBRC’s eligibility Registry Examination process.

  • Eye-Hand coordination, ability to hear alarms, breath sounds, verbal instruction or respond to any auditory type cues in the performance of the job. 

  • Must be able to identify colors. Good communications skills and ability to follow detailed instructions.

 

Do you share our dedication to extraordinary service and have what it takes to wear the badge? Apply now!

 

Who We Are:

Over 35,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.

 

Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.

 

The Mount Sinai Health System is committed to the tenets of diversity and workforce that are strengthened by the inclusion of and respect for our differences. We offer our employees a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, a 403(b) retirement plan, and much more.

 

The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 
EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans