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Resp Care Lead Therapist

Nebraska Medicine Omaha, NE

Job Description


Provide quality respiratory care utilizing clinical expertise, guided leadership and advanced therapeutic modalities in order to achieve the patient's plan of care in collaboration with the health care team.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of four years of clinical experience in general and critical care required.
  • Graduation from an American Medical Association (AMA) approved respiratory care program with an associate's degree required or equivalent education completed meeting certification and licensure requirements.
  • Demonstrate effective verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Demonstrate ability to instruct and collaborate with others required.
  • Ability to balance and prioritize diverse clinical responsibilities required.
  • Ability to work in all patient care areas (e.g. Newborn Intensive Care Unit) within one year of hire or transfer date required.
  • Respiratory Care Practitioner License in Nebraska required.
  • Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRTT) and Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) required.
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) department dependent required.
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) required.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required.
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to participate in helicopter, airplane and ambulance transport preferred.
  • Bachelor's degree preferred.
  • Experience with competency development and training preferred.
  • Experience with quality assurance and policy processes preferred.
  • Computer experience with information systems management preferred.

Job Details

Date Posted January 5, 2018
Date Closes January 20, 2018
Requisition 35255
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At The Nebraska Medical Center
Department Respiratory Care
Hours Varied Hours
Schedule Full Time
SOC Category 00-0000.00