Acute Respiratory Therapist - RRT

Bangor, ME

$58,999 - $92,799 a year

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Profession: Allied Health

Type: Full Time

Respiratory Therapist (RRT) - Full Time

Night Shift | 3x12s
New Grads encouraged to apply!
** Up to $5,000 Sign-On Bonus **

MLee Healthcare has been engaged by a critical access hospital in a scenic and beautiful city in Northern Main that is seeking a dedicated Respiratory Therapist to join their team.

 

Location Benefits:

  • Affordable living options and great schools.
  • Beautiful, scenic landscapes.
  • Ample outdoor activities, such as: skiing/snowboarding, snowmobiling, boating, fishing, hiking, and much more.

Qualifications, Licenses, and Certifications for a Respiratory Therapist:

  • Bachelor's degree in Respiratory Therapy or related field.
  • Current licensure as a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in the state of Maine.
  • BLS (Basic Life Support) and ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support) certification required.
  • Flexibility to work rotating shifts with a share of call, including weekends and holidays if necessary.

Responsibilities for a Respiratory Therapist:

  • Assess, treat, and monitor patients with respiratory disorders, including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, pneumonia, and respiratory failure.
  • Perform diagnostic tests such as pulmonary function tests (PFTs), arterial blood gas (ABG) analysis, and sleep studies.
  • Administer a variety of respiratory therapies and treatments, including oxygen therapy, aerosolized medications, chest physiotherapy, and mechanical ventilation.

Job Benefits for a Respiratory Therapist:

  • Up to $5,000 Sign-On Bonus.
  • Call back is 2x hourly rate.
  • Relocation Support (negotiable).

For immediate and confidential consideration, please apply now!