Job Description

Tight knit Community, lasting care

At Samaritan Healthcare we are dedicated to providing healthcare services to the community that we serve. We are committed to providing the very best work environment for our employees and the very best care to our patients.

We are seeking a Respiratory Care Therapist  (Certified) (Registered) (Registry Eligible) for our Samaritan Healthcare community in sunny, Moses Lake, Washington!  As the Respiratory Care Therapist, you will be responsible for providing specialized respiratory assessment and care commensurate with training, experience, and competence to patients with respiratory disorders. Respiratory Care Therapists recommend treatment plans and implement care as directed by the patient's attending physician and hospital protocol. Respiratory Care Therapists may be assigned other tasks for which they have special training and/or background experience, in order to maximize team efficiency and economy.

The individual in this position reports to the Respiratory Care Director.   This position works closely with Nursing and Medical Staff in order to provide quality respiratory care.

You may qualify for this position with the following credentialing and experience:

  1. Graduate of AMA accredited two (2) year Respiratory Care Practitioner education program (or equivalent criteria for state regulatory requirements).
  2. Two (2) years postgraduate acute care respiratory care experience preferred.
  3. CRT, RRT eligible, or RRT credentials from the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC), and State of Washington Respiratory Care Practitioner Certification/License.
  4. Current BLS (Healthcare Provider Level), ACLS, NRP, and PALS certifications.

This is an on-call, hospital-based, hourly position.

Variable shifts/days