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Respiratory Therapist *Sign On Bonus* - Phone Interview Event June 17

University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics Authority
Madison, WI 53703
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Apply now and we will let you know how you can become part of ourREMARKABLEUW Health team.

We are seeking aRespiratory Therapistto:

  • Provide treatment and diagnostic respiratory services with patients and families
  • Work with an interdisciplinary team to ensure high-quality patient care
  • Act as a resource to physicians and health care professionals

This position is eligible for a $4,000 sign-on bonus, pro-rated by FTE.


Minimum Graduate of a COARC accredited School for Respiratory Therapy

Work Experience:

Preferred Recent Respiratory Therapist experience preferred.

Licenses and Certifications:

  • Licensed as an RCP in the State of Wisconsin.

  • CPR Certified.

  • RRT Credentialed by the National Board for Respiratory Care for individuals with greater than six months post-graduation. RRT eligible new graduates must obtain the RRT credential within 6 months of hire.

  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Certification required for any AFCH RT position within 6 months of hire.

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:

  • Ability to effectively educate others.
  • Ability to perform advanced Respiratory Therapy procedures independently and have good problem-solving skills.
  • Extensive knowledge of home respiratory equipment.
  • Knowledge of RAD guidelines and Medicare regulations.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills and be effective in time management and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and collaborate with a variety of professionals and home care companies.
  • Ability to display leadership and professionalism while in the workforce.
  • Interprets selective laboratory and diagnostic tests.
  • Collaborates with all members of the healthcare team and external customers.

Physical Requirements:

Medium: Ability to lift up to 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying objects weighing up to 25 pounds.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

UW Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each employee and faculty member brings to work each day. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, women, and LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities are strongly encouraged. EOE, including disability/vets.

Work Schedule:

This posting represents all available Respiratory Therapist openings with UW Hospital and Clinics. There are positions available in a variety of different specialties/areas. Hours may vary based on operational needs.

Sign On Bonus: External hires may be eligible for a $4,050.00 sign on bonus. Relocation assistance may be available to eligible candidates.

University Hospitalin Madison is a Magnet-designated facility thatsranked Wisconsins #1 hospitaland considered one of the nation's leading hospitals, teaching institutions and referral centers.

American Family Childrens Hospitalin Madison, Wisconsinalso a Magnet-designated facilityprovides specialized care in a healing environment designed especially for pediatric patients and their families. American Family Childrens Hospital is a comprehensive pediatric medical and surgical centerranked among the top 50 childrens hospitals in four medical and surgical specialties, with nationally recognized pediatric specialists in a wide range of fields. It is also home to ourLevel One Pediatric Trauma CenterandLevel IV NICU, which cares for the tiniest patients throughout Wisconsin and beyond.

UW Health at The American Center on Madisons east side is UW Healths newest hospital and one of the most advanced hospitals and wellness centers in the country. Here, health care is seen as a holistic endeavor where our mission is to not only diagnose and treat you when youre sick, but also to partner with you in health and wellness.

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Posted: 2021-06-08 Expires: 2021-07-07
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