Job Category: Therapy

Job Type: Full-Time

Job Location: AL-Athens

Facility Type: Long-Term Acute Care

Shift Type (Clinical Positions): Day Shift

Summary

At AMG we offer our employees much more than just a job in the healthcare industry. We offer unique career opportunities for people who are called to make a healing difference in the lives of others and desire to be part of a team that makes a difference each day for our patients. We invite you to join our team and share your gifts and talents. Market competitive pay rates and benefits are offered by North Alabama Specialty Hospital in Athens, Alabama.

North Alabama Specialty Hospital is part of the AMG Integrated Healthcare Management Hospital System – a Top-5 Post-Acute Care Hospital System. Our mission is an unyielding commitment to Patients, People, and the Pursuit of Healing. We believe our employees are the asset and heart of our organization. We are located in the heart of Athens on the 2nd floor of Athens Limestone Hospital.

North Alabama Specialty Hospital is seeking a FT Respiratory Therapist (RT) for the 9:00am – 9:00pm shift. The RT’s technical work is concerned with administering therapeutic and diagnostic respiratory care and life support to patients with cardiopulmonary deficiencies and abnormalities. Operating and monitoring respiratory equipment, such as, continuous and intermittent ventilators, medical gas delivery apparatus, incentive breathing/hyperinflation devices, environmental control systems, and aerosol devices; administering medical gases, humidification, aerosols, and respiratory medications; maintaining clearance of patients natural and artificial airways; obtaining blood samples and interpreting blood gas data; and providing primary assistance in cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Shift Differentials are paid for Night and Weekend Shifts!!

Join our dynamic team and enjoy a career where you can make a difference with North Alabama Specialty Hospital!

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Job Requirements

  • Completion of an approved respiratory care program
  • Active Alabama Respiratory Therapist License.
  • Current BLS certification.
  • Current ACLS certification
  • Minimum of three to five years of related work experience.
  • Ability to read and communicate effectively in English.

About Us

North Alabama Specialty Hospital, located in Athens, Alabama is an acute care hospital that specializes in the management of complex medical needs.

Our mission is to return patients to their optimal level of well-being in the least restrictive medical environment. We accomplish this through a multi-disciplined approach that includes aggressive clinical and therapeutic interventions, as well as family involvement. Our high staff-to-patient ratio ensures individualized attention. Our nurses, therapists, and physicians work with each patient to obtain the best possible outcomes.

North Alabama Specialty Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.