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Select Medical Holdings Corporation

Respiratory Therapy Manager (LTACH)

Select Medical Holdings Corporation - Rochelle Park, NJ

Overview
Long-Term Acute Care Hospital

Respiratory Therapy Manager
 
At Select Specialty/ 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 an Respiratory Therapy Manager to join our team. We offer an excellent network of career opportunities across the U.S.
 
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Responsibilities
Using discretion and independent judgment, assumes responsibility for overall functions and professional growth of the Department, contributes to development of site-specific therapist driven protocols, provides consultation with regard to pulmonary disorders and Respiratory Therapy practice, and provides quality respiratory care while ensuring the development and routine monitoring of the Respiratory Therapy Department.  This position also provides discipline specific education to patients, families and staff as required, and works collaboratively with the Chief Nursing Officer to ensure that all departmental standards are met while following the appropriate standards of practice to ensure regulatory compliance. 
                                                                
Specific responsibilities of the Respiratory Therapy Manager include:

Responsibility for the 24 hour operations of the respiratory therapy department
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
Implementing company standards of care, policies, and procedures
Ensuring all regulatory requirements are met regarding respiratory and point of care
Functioning as Moderate Complexity Lab Manager over point of care testing (Site Dependent)
Functioning as the Safety Officer, overseeing the Environment of Care (Site Depending)
Creating and maintaining clinical schedule for safe staffing
Maintaining clinical cost control
Coordinating and actively participating in Wean Team/Pulmonary Rounds and maintains a direct line of communication with pulmonary physicians to facilitate/implement and routinely monitor weaning patients from mechanical ventilation; if protocols do not exist, works toward site specific protocol implementation
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
Steering Progressive clinical excellence through staff development
Promoting continuous quality improvement
Teaching and counseling patients/families
Maintaining competency in Rapid Response and code events

Providing respiratory care to patients with critical and complex medical and surgical conditions.
 
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Qualifications
As a Respiratory Therapy Manager, you must be able to deliver superior quality in all that you do.
 
Other requirements of the Respiratory Therapy Manager role include: 

Valid Respiratory Therapy license in state of employment
Registered Credential (RRT) from the National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC) 
Associates Degree in Respiratory Therapy required, Bachelor\u2019s Degree preferred
Two years supervisory experience preferred
Five (5) years\u2019 of  experience as a Respiratory Therapist in an Acute Care setting 
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) required within 6 months of hire
Skills in handling emergency and life-threatening situations
Positive, caring and customer-service oriented attitude

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Benefits
 
At Select Medical, our 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 benefits of the Respiratory Therapy Manager 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 company match
Personal and Family Medical Leave
Select Medical operates hospitals in multiple states offering attractive growth and relocation opportunities

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Respiratory Therapy Manager (LTACH) Select Medical Holdings Corporation - Rochelle Park, NJ, United States

   

Location: Rochelle Park, NJ

Company Profile:
Select Medical Holdings Corporation, through its subsidiary, Select Medical Corporation, operates specialty hospitals and outpatient rehabilitation clinics in the United States. It operates in two segments, Specialty Hospitals and Outpatient Rehabilitation. The Specialty Hospitals segment provides long term acute care hospital services and inpatient acute rehabilitative hospital care. This segment offers various medical services, such as respiratory failure, neuromuscular disorders, traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries, strokes, non-healing wounds, cardiac disorders, renal disorders, and cancer. As of December 31, 2013, it operated 108 long term acute care hospitals and 15 inpatient rehabilitation facilities in 28 states; and 1,006 outpatient rehabilitation clinics in 32 states and the District of Columbia. Select Medical Holdings Corporation was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania.