Location: Aurora, CO, United States
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: 106592
Date Posted: Sep 19, 2023
We are looking for RRTs with a passion for our tiniest patients who have at least level 3 Neonatal ICU experience. We are offering the ability to work solely in the NICU or have a dual position with Adult and NICU patient care.
Our NICU is a 50-bed level 3 nursery that specializes in the care of preterm and critically ill newborns. We are a regional referral center for extremely premature infants born as early as 22 weeks’ gestation and provide care for babies with a variety of medical conditions. Respiratory therapists are a critical component of our multidisciplinary team, which also includes parents, providers, developmental therapists, registered nurses, and others. Our focus on family-centered care and quality patient outcomes helps promote the best care for our patients and ensures our families feel supported throughout their stay. We have the ability to have respiratory therapists who are solely in the NICU, as well as those who would like to maintain a combination of NICU and Adult care.
Work Schedule: FULL TIME NIGHTS
· Basic Life Support - BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card in-hand before start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of hire. All life support certification cards must be issued by either the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will need to be through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.
· Registered Respiratory Therapist - Nat'l.
· Respiratory Therapist-State
The pay range for this position is: $29.54 - $44.31 / hour. Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
A great opportunity to join our Respiratory Therapy team!
In addition to our world class benefits listed below, our RTs also:
· Tuition programs to pay for moving your ASRT to a BSRT
· Experience career progression within the RT job family through the STAR program
· Use the Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) technology
· Cross train to work with our tiniest patients in our level 3 Neonatal ICU
· Can participation in Virtual RT program up to one day per week.
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