Respiratory Therapist Reg -Inpatient
1500 North Ritter Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46219
(Community Health East)
Summary: Work with the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) to provide care for neonatal patients with respiratory insufficiencies and support for high risk deliveries.
Key skills: Experience working with Neonatal Patients, Labor and Delivery, Experience working in a Level II NICU, High frequency ventilation
Key qualifications: Associate’s Degree from an accredited respiratory care program, Indiana Respiratory Therapy License, previous NICU respiratory care experience
Are you skilled and qualified for the position? We’d love to speak with you!
Join our Community
Community Health Network was created by our neighbors, for our neighbors. Over 60 years later, “community” is still the heart of our organization.
It means providing our neighbors with the best care possible, backed by state-of-the-art technology.
It means getting involved in the cities we serve through volunteer opportunities and benefit initiatives.
It means ensuring our dedicated caregivers can learn and grow to stay at the top of their fields, and to better serve our patients.
And above all, it means exceptional care, simply delivered — and we couldn’t do it without you.
Where you fit in
As part of our respiratory therapist NICU team, you will partner with the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit to provide patient centered care and outstanding service delivered with respect. Your expertise in your field will allow you to advance the patient plan of care to achieve the best possible outcomes
You’ll be working with the patients and families to provide age and culturally appropriate care. You will support high-risk pregnancies and provide treatment, care, and evaluation for neonatal patients with respiratory insufficiencies. You’ll administer inhaled and aerosolized medications (including inhaled nitric oxide), implement conventional ventilation methods, and perform a variety of duties related to setting up, operation, cleaning and storing respiratory equipment.
Your exceptional skills
Your experience working neonatal patients and knowledge of ventilation modalities are your most vial skills as a Respiratory Therapist NICU. Your dedication to patient care and expertise of respiratory therapy will arm you with the skills necessary to thrive in a highly skilled Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. You are able to communicate tactfully and effectively with patients, staff, physicians and visitors. You are able to evaluate and provide exceptional care for patients with respiratory insufficiencies. With your dedication to care and expertise of respiratory treatments, you will become a valued member of the respiratory therapist NICU team.
Your exceptional qualifications
- You have earned an Associate’s Degree from an accredited respiratory care program.
- Indiana Respiratory Care Practitioner License
- You are registered by the NBRC or eligible
- Neonatal Resuscitation Program Certification (NRP Certification)
Your life at Community
You work hard to provide our patients with the exceptional care, and you deserve benefits to match. Community offers a unique employment package that encompasses not only your day-to-day job, but also your career.
Every day at Community, you’ll have access to the latest technology and cutting-edge research to keep you on the forefront of your field. You will have the opportunity to grow your career thanks to scholarships and tuition reimbursement from the Community Health Network Foundation, and recognition for your achievements.
We also respect your life outside of Community. Competitive compensation, 401k benefits and flexible work-life balance are integral to each and every one of our career offerings. Our Serve 360 initiative also allows you ample volunteer opportunities to give back to your community.
Community ranks among the top 20 integrated healthcare networks in the nation, and the location at which you’ll be working is an important part of our commitment to excellence. Community Hospital East has been offering convenient and affordable healthcare on the east side of Indianapolis for more than 60 years. Community Health Network is in the process of a $175 million project to build a brand new east hospital that will be completed in in 2020.