Select Medical RH - Respiratory Therapy Supervisor (Specialty Hospital) in Phoenix, Arizona

Regency Hospital

Respiratory Therapy Supervisor - RRT

At Regency Hospital, a division of Select Medical, our specialty hospitals care for chronically and critically ill or post-ICU patients who require extended hospital care. We are currently seeking a Respiratory Therapy Supervisor to join our team. We offer an excellent network of career opportunities across the U.S.

RRT Registered Respiratory Therapist – Management – Supervisor - Hospital – Healthcare – Medical

As a Respiratory Therapy Supervisor, you will report directly to the Chief Nursing Officer, use discretion and independent judgment to assume responsibility for the overall functions and professional growth of the Department, contribute to development of site specific therapist driven protocols, provides consultation with regard to pulmonary disorders and Respiratory Therapy practice, and facilitate the achievement of maximum therapeutic care potential for patients.

Specific responsibilities of the Respiratory Therapy Supervisor include:

  • Overseeing the daily operations of the Respiratory Therapy Department to include staff interviews, employment decision, orientation, performance evaluations, employee training and development, as well as inventory, equipment, and instrument issues.

  • Sharing responsibility for employee engagement, recruitment and retention

  • Steering Progressive clinical excellence through staff development

  • Implementing company standards of care, policies, and procedures

  • Creating and maintaining clinical schedule for safe staffing

  • Providing respiratory care to patients with critical and complex medical and surgical conditions

  • Maintaining open and ongoing communication with the Chief Nursing Officer to ensure patient, staff, and facility needs are met.

  • Promoting flexibility, team building and engagement to promote an efficient and positive work environment.

  • Coordinating and actively participating in Wean Team/Pulmonary Rounds and maintains a direct line of communication with all pulmonary physicians in order to facilitate/implement, and routinely monitor weaning patients from mechanical ventilation; if protocols do not exist, works toward implementation at the location.

  • Responsibility for the 24 hour operations of the respiratory therapy department

  • Clinical cost control

  • Competence in Rapid Response and code events

  • Possibly some Safety Officer responsibilities

  • Promoting continuous quality improvement

  • Teaching and counseling patients/families

  • Functioning as the Safety Officer in maintaining regulatory compliance regarding all aspects of the environment of care

RRT Registered Respiratory Therapist – Management – Supervisor - Hospital – Healthcare – Medical

As a Respiratory Therapy Supervisor, you must be able to deliver superior quality in all that you do. We are seeking results-driven team players who treat patients as if they were their own family members. Qualified candidates must be passionate about providing a superior quality of care. You must also be a resourceful problem solver who thrives in a fast-paced environment.

Other requirements of the Respiratory Therapy Supervisor role include:

  • Current licensure to practice as a Respiratory Therapist in the state

  • Registered Credential (RRT) from the National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC)

  • Current BLS certification, ACLS within 6 months of employment

  • Positive, caring and customer-service-oriented attitude

  • Associate’s Degree preferred

  • 3 years of work experience in an Acute Care setting preferred

  • Previous supervisory experience preferred

RRT Registered Respiratory Therapist – Management – Supervisor - Hospital – Healthcare – Medical

Benefits

At Select Medical, our full-time employees enjoy intense focus on high-quality results creates a challenging, fast-paced and extremely rewarding environment. We offer a comprehensive benefits package with a variety of options to meet your healthcare needs.

Other full-time benefits of the RT Supervisor position include:

  • Excellent Orientation Program

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Extended Illness Days (EID)

  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • Prescription Coverage

  • Life Insurance

  • Short- and Long-Term Disability

  • Continuing Education and Tuition Reimbursement

  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with employer matching

  • Personal and Family Medical Leave

  • Join the network of over 40,000 employees with huge growth and relocation opportunities

    RRT Registered Respiratory Therapist – Management – Supervisor - Hospital – Healthcare – Medical

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