Registered Respiratory Therapist

Company

London Health Sciences Centre

Victoria Hospital & University Hospital

Location

London, Ontario

Duties

The Registered Respiratory Therapist is available to provide cardio-respiratory care and related clinical technology support to patients at the hospital.

Requirements

Successful completion of a recognized Respiratory Therapy Program required; completion of Bachelors Degree in a related field preferred
Current Certificate of Registration with the College of Respiratory Therapists of Ontario
Current membership with the Respiratory Therapy Society of Ontario and/or Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists and/or the Ontario Respiratory Care Society and/or other related associations preferred
Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certificate preferred
Recent Respiratory Therapy experience working in a critical care environment; recent experience working in Paediatric critical care preferred
Neonatal Resuscitation Provider (NRP) and/or Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)  preferred
Demonstrated proficiency in computer programs (ie. Outlook, PowerChart, Infomed) relevant to all pertinent documentation and workload data collection
Demonstrated excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills (both oral and written)
Demonstrated ability to work independently and as an effective team member
Ability to demonstrate a proven track record of taking the initiative and contributing to the department, the hospital and the practice is preferred
Demonstrated strong problem-solving, decision-making and critical thinking skills
Exhibits a positive and enthusiastic attitude toward his/her work
Demonstrated ability to work through difficult situations and in a high stress, dynamic environment
Effective conflict resolution skills
Demonstrated commitment to continuing education
Demonstrated knowledge of and commitment to principles of patient and family centred care
Demonstrated knowledge of and commitment to patient and staff safety
Demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular basis

Immunization Requirements:

Provide vaccination records or proof of immunity against measles, mumps, rubella and varicella (chicken pox), Hepatitis B, Tetanus/ Diphtheria/Polio; Meningitis. 
Provide documentation of the Tuberculosis skin testing (two step)

Start Date

2021-03-01

Hours

Full Time & Part Time

Salary

$32.43 per hour - $43.46 per hour

Comments

To apply, please visit http://www.lhsc.on.ca/careers

Contact

Name

Recruitment Services

Display Name

Recruitment

Address

800 Commissioners Road East

Telephone

519 685 8500

Email

recruitment@lhsc.on.ca

Job Posting Link

London Health Sciences Centrewebsite

Display Date

2021-01-24

Expiry Date

2021-02-20