What You Will Do:
Registered Respiratory Therapist - New GraduateUM Baltimore Washington Medical CenterFull-Time – Night ShiftGlen Burnie, Maryland
The Power of Caring
Within all of us there is untold power. An unstoppable strength. A desire to do more.
At University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center, we know that caring can’t be taught, it’s something that comes naturally.
We're looking for talented professionals to join our extraordinary Security Team at UM BWMC — named Top Workplace in the Baltimore area by T he Baltimore Sun two years in a row (2019 & 2020); Named Top Workplace (https://www.umms.org/bwmc/news/2021/um-bwmc-earns-2021-top-workplaces-usa-award) in the USA for 2021 !
As part of the acclaimed University of Maryland Medical System, our facility is one of three ANCC Pathway to Excellence® designated hospitals in Maryland and features one of the state’s busiest emergency departments, as well as a team of experts who care for our community and one another. As a Top 10 Maryland hospital ranked by U.S. News and World Report , UM BWMC is the pulse that keeps Anne Arundel County moving forward.
As a member of our team, you’ll experience:
A supportive and collaborative work environment.
A comprehensive benefits package including health, vision and dental coverage including prescription drug coverage – Tax-Free Savings Plans, Tuition Reimbursement and more!
Work Life Balance: You’ll accrue annual leave; we offer dependent care reimbursement, short/long term disability and an employee assistance program.
Growth & Educational Assistance: We support your continuing education and career advancement by offering tuition reimbursement & continuing education options.
Under limited supervision, the Respiratory Therapist Grad is responsible for the assessment of patients including the development, evaluation and modification of the plan of care. Interprets and performs patient care procedures per MIEMMS Certificate. Provides care to those patients via therapeutic use of self, the environment/technology, and other health care team members, according to established standards. Patients served include all age groups (Infant through Adult-Geriatric).
What You Need to Be Successful:
A MIEMMS Certificate.
Pending graduation from an AMA approved program by the National Board of Respiratory Care in Respiratory Therapy is required.
A minimum of six months to one year performing didactic and clinical Respiratory care procedures is preferred.
General knowledge of anatomy and physiology of the respiratory system, biology, microbiology, technical mathematics, and pharmacology are required. Knowledge of medical terminology, and moderate level of proficiency in operation of equipment, such as, various types of ventilators, nebulizers, aerosol masks, nasal cannulas, mist tents, oxyhoods and other oxygen delivery devices.
Current BLS CPR certification
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.