MANAGER RESPIRATORY THERAPY

The Respiratory Manager is responsible for the daily activities of the Respiratory Therapy Department including daily supervision of staff, change of shift assignments and huddles, evaluating staff performance, creating/reviewing respiratory policies, and creating staff monthly schedules. The Manager ensures safe quality care is provided to the patients and provides direct ongoing quality assurance for documentation as per hospital policy in the respiratory flowsheet in Epic. He or she is an educational resource to the Respiratory Therapists in both Moses and CHAM; therefore the individual must be clinically competent and keep up with technology as well as new therapeutic modalities. The Manager is also responsible for training new hired RTs and re-education for current staff competency. He/She maintains and troubleshoots the blood gas machines per lab standards. The Supervisor is an active member of the multidisciplinary team meetings such as EOC, PMET, Rapid Response, and CAC. On call coverage is expected as needed including weekends and holidays.

 

Educational Requirements

The respiratory care department manager will be a graduate of an AMA approved Respiratory Therapist Program. Minimum A.A.S. Degree, Bachelor’s preferred. Minimum three (3) years Critical Care Experience. Current NYS Respiratory Therapist License, American Heart Association BLS.

 

Department: Respiratory Therapy Bargaining Unit: Non Union Campus: MOSES  Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 111 East 210th Street, Bronx
Shift: Evening Scheduled Hours: 12 PM-10:30 PM Req ID: 90534 

 

Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

 

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Company
Montefiore Medical Center
Posted
03/27/2018
Type
Full time
Location
BRONX, New York, US