JOB POSTING

Thrive Skilled Pediatric Care
Position: Respiratory Therapist 

Information:
Thrive Skilled Pediatric Care, one of the leading providers of in-home therapy services to medically-fragile children, is currently seeking a Respiratory Therapist in the Marietta area. Sign-on bonus and/or relocation assistance available! In this role, you will provide ongoing education to parents of patients with high tech equipment or complex respiratory diagnoses and will serve as a liaison between the patient and other members of the Health Care team. Will perform testing and preventative maintenance on respiratory equipment in patients residence and will instruct patients, caregivers, physicians and physicians staff on the proper use of respiratory equipment. Full time. Will take rotating on-call. Responsibilities: Participate in Improving Organization Performance process as needed. Instruct patients, caregivers, physicians and physicians staff on the proper use of respiratory equipment and necessary cleaning requirements. Deliver/pick up equipment and/or supplies to patients homes as necessary. Coordinate and monitor patient care according to clinical program. Formulate appropriate plan of care based on patient assessment and coordinate visits with RT assistant. On call is required in the role. Qualifications: RRT or CRT meeting the National Board of Respiratory Care requirements. Valid state of Georgia Respiratory Care license. Valid Georgia driver’s license. Must be able to pass MVR check. Responsible for delivering specialized respiratory and other equipment to pediatric patients. Must possess good people skills. Must enjoy working with children. About Thrive Skilled Pediatric Care Thrive Skilled Pediatric Care provides care to children who most need it, in the place that is best for them and their families – their home. We offer a full range of clinical home care services and work collaboratively to ensure our patients receive the highest quality care for the best possible outcomes. Thrive team members work in a rewarding, supportive and values-driven environment, with comprehensive benefits and best-in-class development programs designed to advance their careers. Our goal is to be the employer of choice in pediatric home health care. For more information about Thrive, visit our website at www.thrivespc.com.

All applications should be sent to [email protected]

 


 

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GSRC 2019 Election Results

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Vice President:
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The Annual Volley Ball Tournament has taken a Hit this year with intentions of Ready Position in 2020 to Set the starts of Respiratory Care Week.

 
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