Job Category: Therapy

Job Type: Full-Time

Job Location: AL-Athens

Facility Type: Long-Term Acute Care

Shift Type (Clinical Positions): Night Shift

Summary

North Alabama Specialty Hospital, in Athens, is seeking a Full-Time Respiratory Therapist, RT and offering a $5,000 – Sign-on Bonus* for Night Shifts! 

This is not a COVID assignment!

COMPETITIVE HOURLY PAY & INCENTIVES AVAILABLE

HIGHER HOURLY RATES THAN MARKET!

Shift Differentials are paid for Night and Weekend Shifts!

 $5,000- Sign-On Bonus or Tuition Reimbursement is offered as per the terms of an Employment Assistance Agreement with a 2-year minimum commitment.

The RT is responsible for the performance of technical work 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.

For Full-Time employees a comprehensive package is offered including competitive pay, direct deposit, medical insurance, dental insurance, long term disability insurance, life insurance, AD&D insurance, vision insurance, multiple voluntary insurance options, paid holidays, paid vacation time, paid sick time, optional credit union membership, cellular discount options, free uniform scrub after 90 days of employment, and 401(k) retirement plan with company contribution. In addition, mileage reimbursement at the standard rate for anyone traveling over 30 miles to work during the Public Health Emergency (PHE) by payroll period.

At North Alabama, 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. We offer market competitive pay rates and benefits in the North Alabama and Athens markets.

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, AL on the 2nd Floor of Athens Limestone 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 one to three 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.