Dignity Health Manager of Respiratory Therapy in REDDING, California

Overview

Mercy Medical Center Redding offers comprehensive health care to nearly 300,000 residents in a six-county region. Mercy Medical Center Redding is an award-winning 267-bed regional medical center providing inpatient and outpatient services as well as specialized cardiovascular care, stroke care, orthopedics, neurological surgery, comprehensive cancer care, maternity care, and da Vinci robotic surgery. It is one of only two Level II trauma centers north of Sacramento and houses the only Level II neonatal ICU in Shasta County.

In addition, the hospital’s network of care includes Mercy Home Health and Hospice, Golden Umbrella Adult Day Health Care, and Shasta Senior Nutrition Program. Mercy Medical Center Redding is a member of the Dignity Health system of health care providers and are a sister facility to St. Elizabeth Community Hospital in Red Bluff and Mercy Medical Center Mt. Shasta. Visitto learn more.

Responsibilities

Position Summary:

Manages the daily operation of all services of the Respiratory Therapy Department. Coordinates the activities of the assigned departments with other departments within the facility. Recruits, hires and retains qualified staff.

Core Duties:

  • Manages the daily operations of the Respiratory Care Department to ensure compliance to all standards of practice and licensing/regulatory requirements. Develops and implements strategies in operational improvements and/or new services that are consistent with organizational strategic and business development planning

  • Manages all existing programs, including Blood Gas Lab. Assists Director with the implementation of new respiratory programs and assessment/revision of existing programs in keeping with a changing health care environment

  • Plans, organizes, and supervises the daily activities of the Respiratory Department , including volunteers and respiratory therapy students, to ensure consistency with standards of practice; licensing/regulatory standards; department policies; and service needs of the facility

  • Prepares the annual department budget and ensures compliance to operational expectations and productivity standards

Qualifications

Minmum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Respiratory Therapy, Clinical Lab Science or related scientific/clinical field; a combination of education and experience may be considered

  • License as a Respiratory Therapist

  • Minimum of five (5) years experience in related field

  • Minimum two (2) years supervisory experience

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Job ID 2018-52408

Employment Type Full Time

Department Respiratory Therapy

Hours / Pay Period 80

Facility Mercy Medical Center Redding

Shift Varied

Location REDDING

State/Province CA

Standard Hours Varied