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Registered Respiratory Therapist – (RRT)

Job Description & Requirements

Registered Respiratory Therapist – (RRT)

StartDate: 5/6/2024
Available Shifts: 12 N
Pay Rate: $1828.00 – $2106.00

****REQUIRED: PROOF of COVID & FLU vaccination MUST be provided at time candidate is submitted! Declinations are accepted.****
**Please note: LVHN requires a full Hep B series (3 doses) or positive Hep B antibody documentation**
REQUIRED: RRT certification, BLS, PALS, NRP (NRP and/or PALS)
Certifications – Required:
o RESP REG – Respiratory Therapist, Registered NBRC RRT
o AHA BCLS – Basic Life Support
o AHA PALS: Pediatric Advanced Life Support
o AHA NRP – Neonatal Resuscitation Program
Licensure – Required:
o Respiratory Care Practitioner – PA state license
Education – Required:
o Associate’s Degree Graduate from an RRT program accredited by the commission of accreditation for Respiratory Care
Experience – Required:
o 1 year Experience as a registered respiratory therapist.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities – Required:
o Ability to provide respiratory therapy methodologies and techniques.
o Ability to operate and trouble-shoot diagnostic equipment.
Education – Preferred:
o Bachelor’s Degree Graduate from an RRT program accredited by the commission of accreditation for Respiratory Care

Required Qualifications
****REQUIRED: PROOF of COVID & FLU vaccination OR Declination form MUST be uploaded to candidate profile at time of submission.****
***Please note: LVHN requires a full Hep B series (3 doses) or positive Hep B antibody documentation**
REQUIRED: RRT certification, BLS, PALS, NRP (negotiable)
RESP REG – Respiratory Therapist, Registered NBRC RRT
AHA BCLS – Basic Life Support
AHA PALS: Pediatric Advanced Life Support
AHA NRP – Neonatal Resuscitation Program
Respiratory Care Practitioner – PA state license
Associate’s Degree Graduate from an RRT program accredited by the commission of accreditation for Respiratory Care
1 year Experience as a registered respiratory therapist.

Preferred Qualifications
Prefer: Bachelor’s Degree Graduate from an RRT program accredited by the commission of accreditation for Respiratory Care

Facility Location
Allentown offers a wide variety of entertainment. Catch a minor league hockey or baseball game, a concert at the brand new 10,000 seat concert venue, or dine at one of the exciting restaurants or bars. Spend some time outside at one of the many city parks or rose gardens and don’t miss the beautiful Lehigh River. Weekends can be spent at the Allentown Farmer’s Market or the art museum.
Hospitals Located Near Allentown:
• Lehigh Valley Hospital
• Sacred Heart HealthCare System
• St. Luke’s Allentown Hospital
• Coordinated Health Allentown
• Lehigh Valley Hospital Muhlenberg

Job Benefits

Allied travel assignments are typically for 13 weeks and offer generous packages that include:

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401(k) and Flex Spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
  • Free Continuing Education
  • Competitive Housing Deal
  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!

About the Company

At AMN Healthcare, we strive to be recognized as the most trusted, innovative, and influential force in helping healthcare organizations provide quality patient care that continually evolves to make healthcare more human, more effective, and more achievable.

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