We Are Hiring:
At Ascension, we respond to an ever-changing workplace by building
a community of associates that are flexible, creative and
innovative. We reward them with respect and
recognition. We seek balance in our work and in our lives,
and encourage spirituality in the workplace. Every associate
at Ascension is unique and comes to us with different needs. We
strive to have the programs in place that meet those
Are you a Registered Repiratory Therapist looking for a new
opportunity? Join our friendly team at Ascension
Borgess Hospital - Dowagiac, MI.
FT Days (7a-730p, 3 days week), every other
weekend, rotating holidays. 36 hours per week
Must have Current RT license in state of
Michigan. Experience preferred. Will be covering med surg and
What You Will Do:
Provide evaluations of and care for
patients with respiratory insufficiencies.
What You Will Need:
- Assess patient for appropriate type and frequency of treatment
and develops a plan of care based on diagnosis.
- Implement and monitor patient care plan and equipment.
Monitors, records and communicates patient condition.
- Perform advanced respiratory care modalities.
- Evaluate respiratory practice, administration of medications,
and treatment based on patient outcome.
- Educate the patient and family about the health condition and
provides information about community support groups and other
- Respond to emergency resuscitation team code.
Licensure / Certification /
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
- One or more of the following:
- Respiratory Therapist specializing in Registered credentialed
from the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) obtained prior
to hire date or job transfer date.
- Respiratory Therapist credentialed from the Michigan Board of
Respiratory Care obtained prior to hire date or job transfer
- High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team:
employs over 20,000 compassionate caregivers across 16 hospitals
and hundreds of related healthcare facilities. Our care teams are
dedicated to providing spiritually centered, holistic care which
sustains and improves the health of the communities we serve. We
provide generous paid time off for work-life balance, a
collaborative work environment, professional development
opportunities and more to help our associates flourish personally
and professionally. If you are looking for a rewarding career in
healthcare, we invite you to apply today.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:
When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000
individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving
others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our
inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches
and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools
that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team today.
Ascension Borgess is an equal
opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all
associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion,
national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical
or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other
legally protected status.
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