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Job Title:

Respiratory Therapy Student Tech

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SSM Health - St. Mary's Hospital

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3rd Shift


Part Time



Job Description:

Are you a student in an RT Program wanting to get experience in the field before you graduate? Do you enjoy a night shift job that allows you to go to school during the day? If so, this role is for you! This role is part time and will work 7 - 6 hour shifts over a two week pay period. Each shift is 6p-12a. You will rotate weekends and holidays as well. Come be able of our amazing RT team at St. Mary's Hospital!

Provides evaluation of and care for respiratory therapy patients consistent with student scope of practice.

• Administers medications and treatments to patients under appropriate supervision.
• Delivers and assesses patient response to ordered therapy.
• Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition.
• Provides patient education for diseases, medications, and treatment.
• Responds to Medical Emergencies and Rapid Responses.
• Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

EDUCATION: Must be in 2nd year of a Respiratory Therapy Program

• No experience required

Physical Requirements: Employees in this position are, or can be, required to possess the following physical capabilities.
• Lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling up to 100 lbs.
• Stooping, kneeling and/or crouching daily
• Standing or walking more than 12 hours a day
• Running to respond to patient emergencies
• Reaching, grasping, fingering, and/or feeling more than 12 hours a day
• Visual acuity in order to correctly distinguish skin tone variations, evidence of IV infiltration, infection; able to read telemetry, blood pressure gauges, etc.
• Audio acuity in order to correctly distinguish various body sounds (i.e., respirations, heart tones, bowel sounds).
• Audio acuity to discern sounds made by various types of machinery or equipment that would indicate dangerous or improper operation


Benefits Statement: Our robust employee benefits package includes health benefits, life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance, long-term disability coverage, health and dependent care reimbursement accounts, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, adoption reimbursement, an employee assistance program, retirement plan options and more.

Note: not all benefits apply to all openings.

Company Information

SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital Centralia, operating in partnership with the Felician Sisters, is a 113-bed hospital specializing in cancer care. For six consecutive years, Healthgrades has presented SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital Centralia with the Outstanding Patient Experience Award and with the Critical Care Excellence Award. In 2014, Quest by Premier Inc. recognized SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital Centralia with the Citation of Merit Award for High-Value Healthcare.

Application Instructions:

Requisition #: R5043
Facility: IL-SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital Centralia
Address: 420 N Pleasant Ave Centralia, IL
Shift: Evening Shift
Employment Type: Part time
Scheduled Hours Per Week: 21
Posting Date: 2/11/2020

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