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Respiratory Care Practitioner

Job ID: 3889
Facility: Alamance Regional Medical Center
City: Burlington

Date Posted: 2019-03-26 09:17:12 UTC
2018-07-12 17:43:59 UTC

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Job Description

LOCATION: Alamance Regional Medical Center, ARMC-RESPIRATORY THERAPY
CITY: Burlington

Exempt: No | 36 hours per week | Schedule: 7:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. weekend coverage | On Call: YES


This position is responsible for providing quality Respiratory Care for patients, including neonates, pediatrics, adolescents, adults and geriatrics. Employees may be required to cover shifts at any of the Cone Health acute care hospitals. Employees will have access to pharmaceuticals on all campuses.

Required: Graduation from a 2-year school for Respiratory Therapy.
Educational requirements must be confirmed for all Respiratory Care Practitioners.

Experience working in an acute care setting or completed acute care clinical rotations required.
Moses Cone, Wesley Long, High Point MedCenter, and Annie Penn Employees:
Experience in managing critical care patients preferred.
Alamance Regional Medical Employees:
Special care nursery experience preferred.
6 months of critical care experience preferred.
All Women's Hospital Employees
New hires or transfers to Women's Hospital must have at least 2 years of critical care experience.


AHA Health Care Provider BLS

Drivers License -
Valid Drivers License

National Credentials (All Employees):

As of July 1, 2017, all new employees hired must be credentialed by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) as a RRT.
Credentials awarded by the NBRC on or after July 1, 2002 are valid for a period of five years and are subject to the continuing competency program requirements.

NC State Licensure (All Employees)
Licensed by the North Carolina Respiratory Care Board (NCRCB) as a RRT.


All Women's Hospital Employees (Additional Requirements):
New employees are required to obtain Neonatal/Pediatric Specialist (NPS) credential from the NBRC within one year of hire date or transfer date.

Moses Cone, Wesley Long, High Point MedCenter, Alamance Regional Medical Center, Annie Penn Employees:
ACLS and PALS certification required upon hire and must remain current.
Women's Hospital employees must have ACLS upon hire and must remain current. In addition, new hires are required to complete the Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) within 6 months of hire date or transfer date.

All Alamance Regional Medical Employees
(Additional Requirements):
NRP is required within 6 months of hire date or transfer date.


Manages invasive/non-invasive ventilators 20 %
Performs routine therapy modalities 20 %
Processes blood gases 10 %
Performs advanced therapy modalities 10 %
Completes required documentation 20 %
Monitors and maintains department supply levels/equipment 10 %
Exhibits Department Engagement 10 %

* Annual flu shot
* Annual TB test (if applicable to your job location)
* Annual HLCs (Healthstream, formerly CBL)-Safety at Work and Corporate Compliance
* Maintain licensure/certification/registry/listing (if applicable to your job)

Cone Health is a state of the art network of facilities providing patients access to the latest developments in medical care from their first moments of life through later years. Our network offers the most breakthrough treatments and technology available in healthcare today. As a teaching hospital, we offer employees the opportunity to become leaders in the industry and continued growth from their first day on. Extraordinary patient care is about being "high-touch" as well as "high-tech". Community service and superior patient care are the cornerstones of our organization, a philosophy that is demonstrated by each and every one of our valued team members. We are proud to be the largest private, not-for-profit employer of choice in the Piedmont, NC area community. Additionally, as one of the region's largest and most comprehensive health networks, Cone Health has more than 100 locations, including six hospitals, three ambulatory care centers, three outpatient surgery centers, four urgent care centers, a retirement community, and more than 100 physician practice sites. Our tagline - "The Network for Exceptional Care" - highlights our commitment to excellence, which is shared by our more than 11,000 employees, 1,300 physicians and 1,200 volunteers.

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