Certified Respiratory Therapist

Job ID: 286038

Certified Respiratory Therapist

Clanton, Alabama


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We Are Hiring

Certified Respiratory Therapist - Respiratory Therapy 001 - PRN, Rotating - St. Vincent's Chilton County - Clanton,AL

Position may be filled at higher/Registered Respiratory Therapist level.

Why Join Ascension?

St. Vincent s Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent s Birmingham, St. Vincent s Blount, St. Vincent s East, St. Vincent s St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent s Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities.

St. Vincent s Chilton Hospital

St. Vincent s Chilton in our newest hospital located in Clanton, AL. It is a 40-bed medical and surgical facility located just off Interstate 65 between Birmingham and Montgomery, AL, serving the communities south of Birmingham as well as the travelers heading south on Interstate 65. It has 24-hour emergency care services for a variety of critical medical conditions, illnesses and injuries.

  • Part of the largest faith based, not for profit hospital in Alabama.
  • Small hospital feel that services their community and travelers on Interstate 65.
  • Dedicated and caring staff.
  • Newest St. Vincent s Ascension facility.
  • Hospital care available for the Chilton county and areas south of Birmingham.
  • Excellent care without having to drive to downtown Birmingham or Montgomery.

What You Will Do

As Certified Respiratory Therapist with St. Vincent's Health System-AL, you will have the opportunity to provide evaluation of and care for patients with respiratory insufficiencies.

You will:

  • Assesses patient for appropriate type and frequency of treatment and develops a plan of care based on diagnosis.
  • Implements and monitors patient care plan and equipment. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition. Performs advanced respiratory care modalities.
  • Evaluates respiratory practice, administration of medications, and treatment based on patient outcomes.
  • Educates the patient and family about the health condition and provides information about community support groups and other available programs.
  • Assists with care, calibration and maintenance of all equipment. Participates in maintaining departmental inventory levels for supplies and equipment. Processes equipment per established cleaning/sterilization procedures.
  • Responds to emergency resuscitation team calls.

What You Will Need


  • Required Credential(s):
    • Licensed Respiratory Therapist credentialed from the Alabama Board of Respiratory Therapy obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
    • Certified Respiratory Therapist credentialed from the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
    • One or more of the following:
      • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA).


  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
  • Associate's degree, or
  • Technical degree required

Work Experience:

  • Must be able to perform all respiratory therapies, including aerosol therapy, blood gases, ventilator and bipap therapy and high flow therapy.
  • Must be able to work independently and be a tem player.

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