Mount Sinai Careers

Registered Respiratory Therapist - Part-time Nights - Mount Sinai St. Luke's

New York, New York
Allied Health


Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.


Registered Respiratory Therapist - 75553

 
Roles & Responsibilities: 

1.     Performs cardiopulmonary evaluation, respiratory therapy techniques and education to the patient, family and public

2.     Assesses patient’s needs for respiratory intervention and collaborates with the interdisciplinary patient care team

3.     Develops and/or contributes to a patient centered plan of care on selected patients, based on clinical standards of care in collaboration with the interdisciplinary care team

4.     Provides respiratory therapy to patients located in the low volume patient care areas

5.     Provides respiratory therapy consultation

6.     Performs therapeutic treatments and procedures


 


 

Requirements: 

EDUCATION REQUIRED

Graduate of an AMA School of Respiratory Therapy. Licensed by the NYS Education Department and registered by the National Board for Respiratory Care.


EXPERIENCES AND/OR SKILLS REQUIRED

Effective interpersonal and organizational skills. Ability to problem solve using critical thinking. Basic computer skills.


LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS REQUIRED

Certified in Basic Life Support.


JOB HAZARDS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Ability to lift and move heavy objects/patients with/without reasonable accommodations.



 

Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.
 
We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care. 

Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story! 

Who We Are

Over 38,000 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 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. 

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