A fantastic opportunity
for a NICU Respiratory Therapist has recently become available at a
prestigious medical center in Northern Illinois. Join this
outstanding health system and be a part of the high performing
This hospital is dedicated to
delivering high quality healthcare to the community. This hospital
has earned numerous awards and recognitions including being Magnet
Recognized hospital. This facility has also earned the Clinical
Quality and Workplace Excellence award. This medical center offers
a wide range of services including but not limited to Cancer Care,
Emergency Services, Maternity Care, Neonatal Intensive Care,
Surgical Services, Mental Health Services, and Wound
The NICU Respiratory
Therapist will work closely with the respiratory health team
including Physicians, Registered Nurses, and other Respiratory
Therapists. The NICU Respiratory Therapist will be able to take
direction from leaders efficiently and be able to maintain an open
line of communication.
The NICU Respiratory
Therapist will be working in a Level III neonatal intensive care
unit, providing respiratory care to babies born at less than 32
weeks as well as babies born with critical illness at all
gestational ages. The staff in the NICU are highly trained experts
that work to provide the best medical care.
The NICU Respiratory Therapist
will work closely with newborns in the NICU (neonatal intensive
care unit) to provide care for a number of respiratory
complications including asthma, chronic bronchitis, pulmonary
hypertension, dyspnea, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
(COPD). The NICU Respiratory Therapist will be tasked with
assessing, identifying, planning, and treating each medical
situation within the Respiratory Department and NICU Department.
The NICU Respiratory Therapist will be responsible for management,
rehabilitation, and evaluation of patients. The NICU Respiratory
Therapist will perform cardiopulmonary patient assessments and
evaluations. The NICU Respiratory Therapist will have strong
communication skills and be able to work well with other therapists
and providers to ensure optimal care.
This acute care facility is
located in beautiful Northern Illinois, offering a wide range of
activities to enjoy The NICU Respiratory Therapist will enjoy
exploring one of the many parks, eating at the local restaurants,
and shopping at the unique boutiques. On the weekend the NICU
Respiratory Therapist can take a trip to Chicago to explore all
that the city has to offer.
The highly reputable
facility is ready to offer a qualified NICU Respiratory Therapist a
highly competitive compensation package consisting of a generous
salary and full suite of benefits.