Work where you live, love what you do and stay where you can grow! WellStar is the largest not -for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, priding itself in investing back into the communities that we serve. Our culture of caring is evidenced by being recognized nationally by Fortune ® Magazine as one the 100 Best Companies to Work For, as well as the recommendations and referrals we receive.
Kennestone Regional Medical Center is located in Historic Marietta, Georgia, just minutes north of Atlanta. Our 633 bed, Level II Trauma Center, supports a state-of-the-art cancer center, cutting edge neuroscience program and a comprehensive and top-ranked cardiovascular program. We believe in a team-centered approach in everything we do and with every patient that we serve. Our smoke-free campus provides an atmosphere where patients and team members can breathe easy, while promoting a healthy lifestyle.
Experienced and professional registered Respiratory Therapists needed for busy Kennestone Regional Medical Center. Our Registered Respiratory Therapists (RRT) all hold key roles in providing excellent care to our patients. They are responsible for implementing respiratory care based on expanded knowledge and experience, delivering patient care in complex, multiple problem patient care situations, patient, family/support system education, coordination of activities, staff development, and professional and self-developmental activities, providing patient care with an understanding and awareness of age specific needs.
Required Minimum Education:
Graduate of AMA approved therapist training program; Qualifying for the NBRC Registry Exam and credential of RRT (BS degree preferred)
Required Minimum Experience:
Must possess a minimum of one-year experience, preferably experience in both neonatal and adult critical care areas. BCLS required. ACLS/NRP preferred. Registered (RRT) by the NBRC is required. Active certification/licensure pursuant to the Georgia Respiratory Care Practice Act is required.
WellStar offers a world-class benefits package that includes:
Tuition reimbursement – Offered day one* to full-time and part-time employees
Bright Horizons - Subsidized, on-site child care
Fitness center – Full-service fitness center http://www.wellstarhealthplace.org/
Pension Plan – 100% Employer Paid, Fully vested after 5 years of service
Concierge Service – Employees have access to an on-site concierge service provided by Best Upon Request
On-Site Dining Options – Most locations offer multiple dining options including Cafeterias, Bistros and Grilles
*Learn more about this benefit from your Talent Acquisition Consultant upon application
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WellStar Health System, the largest health system in Georgia, is known nationally for its innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare. Staying ahead of the curve in technology has enabled WellStar to be leaders in both the diagnosis and treatment of an extensive array of health conditions. Serving a diverse population, WellStar consistently looks at total patient ...wellness and works to ensure that all systems support that focus. WellStar is recognized nationally as an Employer of Choice and is featured on FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® list and Work Mother Magazine’s Best Companies list.
Specialists and primary care providers work in a multi-disciplinary environment with 20,000 team members throughout our 11 hospitals, 225 medical office locations, outpatient centers, health parks, a pediatric center, nursing centers, hospice, homecare. By working through a patient-centered model of care, WellStar places enormous value on quality and safety with many accolades to support our work.
WellStar’s senior leadership, Board of Trustees, Authority, Regional and Foundation Boards evaluate our community’s emerging needs to equip our facilities with the best new technology. We know that healthy patients come from healthy neighborhoods, and finding ways to deliver better care in metro Atlanta is a big part of who we are. As a not-for-profit, WellStar continually reinvests into the health of its communities through new treatments, services and facilities.
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