Master_Content_Header_Image_Alt
 Vacancy Detail
   
 
Job Details 
Job Title:
Registered Respiratory Therapist

Posted Date:
7/29/2014
Closing Date:
None specified
Functional Discipline:
Respiratory Therapy, Chatham
Languages:
-   -   -

Job Description


We invite applications for future employment opportunities from all interested external applicants. In order to be considered, please ensure that you attach your current resume. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

**Your session will expire and you will lose any unsaved information if you spend 30 minutes on any page without saving or submitting information by pressing 'next', previous' or by clicking to another step in the application process.**

If you are a current CKHA employee, please log in to view and apply for internal CKHA vacancies.



Mission: Together, advancing compassionate, quality care.
Vision: An Exceptional Community Hospital - Setting Standards, Exceeding Expectations.
Values: Respect, Teamwork, Compassion, Trust, Knowledge, Accountability.


POSITION:
Registered Respiratory Therapist

DEPARTMENT:
Respiratory Therapy, Chatham

BARGAINING UNIT:
OPSEU P&T

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS (Knowledge, Skill, Experience)
-Registered Respiratory Therapist classification (RRCP).
-Licensed with the College of Respiratory Therapists (Ontario).
-Experience in cardiac and pulmonary diagnostics performance.
-Member of the College of Respiratory Therapists of Ontario (General Certificate).
-1-2 year critical care experience.
-1-2 years neonate experience.
-1-2 years recent acute care experience preferred.
-Satisfactory attendance.

ESSENTIAL COMPETENCIES (Personal Skills and Attributes)
-Ability to function within an interdisciplinary team environment.
-Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively; verbal and written.
-Ability to be adaptive/creative in stressful situations.
-Demonstrated ability to work independently within the legislated scope of practice of a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRCP).
-Working knowledge of computerized patient documentation/systems workload management.
-Able to work independently and establish priorities.
-Demonstrated ability to function within an interdisciplinary care model.
-Demonstrated ability to support and embrace the philosophy of Service Excellence and Patient and Family Centred Care.
-Demonstrated participation in building a culture of safety and partnering with each other to improve the safety of patient care processes and systems.
-Demonstrated performance reflecting the Mission, Vision, Values and Code of Conduct of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance.
ACCOUNTABILITIES (Major Responsibilities of the Position)
-Performance of cardiac and pulmonary diagnostic testing.
-Respiratory therapy support in critical care and general acute care and neonate care.
-Critical care transport; air and land.
-Delivery of education; hospital staff, patients, community.
-Technical support related to respiratory therapy.

CKHA is an equal opportunity employer committed to fair and accessible employment practices. Should you require accommodation due to a disability during the recruitment process, please contact Human Resources.