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Registered Respiratory Therapists
WellSpan Medical Equipment (DME) - Chambersburg, PA
& Other WellSpan Facilities in York, Gettysburg, Lebanon & Waynesboro PA

 


Our Mission:

Working as One to Improve Health through exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities.



Respiratory Therapist - WellSpan Medical Equipment (DME) - Chambersburg, PA
 

  • Seeking a registered respiratory therapist for a Full-Time position. 

  • Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm & some on-call

  • Must have a valid drivers license
     

Job Description:

Under the general supervision of the Pulmonary Services Team Leader or Advanced Practitioner, performs respiratory care modalities according to established standards and practices. This position will be under WellSpan Medical Equipment.  

 

Duties and Responsibilities / Essential Accountabilities

Administers respiratory therapy modalities as per the physician, clinical practice guidelines, and/or clinical pathway; charts treatment, response and progress.

  1. Performs patient assessment and develops a comprehensive pulmonary care plan.

  2. Modifies therapy to maximize efficacy of the therapy regimen.

  3. Collaborates with the physician to manage the initiation, maintenance, and weaning of patients requiring ventilatory support.

  4. Maintains active and support communication with the patient regarding progress, problems, home programs and other issues related to the therapeutic process.

  5. Provides quality care consistent with appropriate policies and procedures, quality assessment program, safety, environmental and infection control standards.

Qualifications

  • Minimum Experience:  1 - 2 years

  • Minimum Education:  Associate's Degree

  • Required Certification: Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) and licensure (RCP) in PA; Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • Required Courses:  Graduate of a CoARC accredited program in respiratory therapy 


For More Information & To Apply:  Click Here!
 

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Respiratory Therapists - York Hospital, Gettysburg Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Waynesboro Hospital

  • Seeking registered respiratory therapists for various positions. 

  • Schedule various based on position

General Job Description:

Under the general supervision of the Pulmonary Services Team Leader or Advanced Practitioner, performs respiratory care modalities according to established standards and practices.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Administers respiratory therapy modalities as per the physician, clinical practice guidelines, and/or clinical pathway; charts treatment, response and progress.

  • Performs patient assessment and develops a comprehensive pulmonary care plan.

  • Modifies therapy to maximize efficacy of the therapy regimen.

  • Collaborates with the physician to manage the initiation, maintenance, and weaning of patients requiring ventilatory support.

  • Maintains active and support communication with the patient regarding progress, problems, home programs and other issues related to the therapeutic process.

  • Provides quality care consistent with appropriate policies and procedures, quality assessment program, safety, environmental and infection control standards.


Qualifications:

  • Associate degree from an accredited program in Respiratory Therapy

  • Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) and licensure (RCP) in PA required

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required

  • 1 - 2 years’ experience 

Application:

  • Interested Candidates please visit www.joinwellspan.org to check out all our open opportunities and apply today!


WellSpan at a Glance:

  • A valuable community resource that provides more than $246 million in combined charitable, uncompensated care (2017).

  • Approximately 20,000 employees

  • A clinically integrated network of approximately 2,600 physicians and advanced practice providers (APPs), including more than 1,600 employed physicians and APPs.

  • More than 200 patient care locations that offer services such as diagnostic imaging, laboratory, rehabilitation, primary care, retail pharmacy, walk-in health care, durable medical equipment and other essential services

  • A regional behavioral health care organization: WellSpan Philhaven

  • A regional home care organization: WellSpan VNA Home Care

  • Eight respected hospitals: WellSpan Chambersburg Hospital, WellSpan Waynesboro Hospital, WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, WellSpan Gettysburg Hospital, WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospital, WellSpan Surgery & Rehabilitation Hospital, WellSpan York Hospital and WellSpan Philhaven.

  • Regional referral services in heart and vascular care, oncology, women and children services, orthopedics and spine care, neurosciences and behavioral health

  • The region's only accredited Level 1 Regional Resource Trauma Center and Comprehensive Stroke Center with an endovascular neurosurgery program.

  • Partnerships with respected organizations, including Johns Hopkins Medicine, Maryland Proton Treatment Center, Hanover Hospital, and Hospice & Community Care (formerly Hospice of Lancaster County), as well as hundreds of private-practice community physicians.


Our Values:


Respect for All:  We are deeply committed to respecting everyone. In pursuit of true respect, we seek to better know and appreciate both each other and our patients. Through knowing people better we conduct ourselves with empathy and respect the diversity, rights and dignity of all regardless of race, gender, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, economic status or personal circumstances.


Working as One:  We work as one so our patients, consumers and communities can experience the benefit of WellSpan “working as one” with them and on their behalf. We work as one across professions, organizational boundaries and communities by collaborating, coordinating, and sharing expertise, information and resources—to better meet the needs of those we serve.


Assume Positive Intent:  As we seek to know one another and work as one we assume positive intent. We give people the benefit of the doubt and assume that they had positive intentions, identify the situational details, and get the bigger picture.


Do the Right Thing:  We earn the trust and confidence of the individuals and communities that we serve by doing what’s right; acting with transparency and honesty; protecting patient confidentiality; paying special attention to vulnerable moments such as transitions in care; and meeting the letter and the spirit of all applicable laws, regulations and professional standards. Integrity is expected in your performance and you should feel safe, empowered and confident that when you do the right thing, you will be supported. Together, leadership, staff and governance are all committed to creating a culture that empowers everyone to do the right thing.


Find a Better Way:  We are relentless in our pursuit of discovering better ways to meet our mission and serve our communities. We take seriously our responsibility to be good stewards of the resources entrusted to our care. We are creative. We innovate, seek out and share best practices, focus on long-term sustainability and adopt ways of transforming the delivery of healthcare. We are steadfast in our commitment to continuously learning and improving both as individuals and as an organization.