Respiratory Therapist - RRT - Float (Multi-facility)



At Wellstar, we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Wellstar is the largest Healthcare System in Georgia, and we hire top-rated doctors and nurses. At WellStar, we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare. 



Responsibilities

Our Respiratory Therapist are given the opportunity for flexible self-scheduling while working in an assigned region of 3 facilities. We currently have Full-Time Night and Day shift positions availability in all regions. We have Seasonal Opportunities!

Apply to this position to be considered for Full-Time Float Team opportunities throughout Wellstar! We have 11 hospitals and our Float Team is required to float in a specific region listed below. 

Region 1 North: Kennestone, Cobb and Paulding Hospitals

Region 2 NorthKennestone Cobb and North Fulton Hospitals

Region 3 Central: Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta Medical Center South and Douglas Hospitals

Region 4 South: Atlanta Medical Center South, Spalding and Sylvan Grove Hospitals

Region 5 South: Spalding, Sylvan Grove and West Georgia Medical Center

 

Our Wellstar Enterprise Support Team (W.E.S.T.) is our internal Float Team of nursing professionals, which support various hospitals within the organization. We are seeking experienced, high-performance, professional nurses to join our team. RNs are supported by an engaged and caring leadership team. Our leaders round weekly and welcome open and collaborative communication. We foster growth and educational opportunities. Our leaders recognize the outstanding delivery of patient care this team provides, which often leads to facility awards, along with local and state-wide recognition. 

 

Wellstar Full-Time Benefits & Perks

  • WellStar offers a great benefits package: medical, dental, vision, 403B, and pension plan.
  • WellStar offers paid time off (PTO) for personal usesuch as vacation, holidays or sick leave.
  • WellStar offers work-life balance such as:
    • Tuition Assistance 
    • Back Up Child and/or Adult Care Advantage 
    • Employee Assistance Program 
    • Onsite Childcare Centers 
    • Personalized Concierge Services 

Schedule: 6:30PM-7:00AM





Job Requirements:


Required Minimum Education:

Graduate of an AMA approved training program in Respiratory Therapy or Cardiopulmonary Sciences (B.S. degree highly preferred).

Required Minimum Certification:

NBRC credential as an advanced level RRT Respiratory Care Professional and holds an active GA Respiratory Care Professional License. 

Basic Life Support (BLS) certification through American Heart Association (AHA) is required.

ACLS certification through the American Heart Association (AHA) is required within six (6) months of employment.

NRP/PALS preferred or obtain within 6 months of employment. 

Required Minimum Experience:

2 years current RT acute care experience.

Required Minimum Skills:

Ability to communicate well, critical thinking skills, establish and maintain working relations with physicians and other health care personnel, and computer skills including familiarity with databases

Posted
09/01/2021
Type
Full time
Location
Griffin, GA 30224, US