Atlantic Health System is seeking a full time Respiratory Therapists for the AtHome Medical Office. The position will be working the day shift – 8:30 – 5pm Monday – Friday. On call expected and is scheduled during the week/weekends. Averaging 3-4 days a month
To provide respiratory care to patients as ordered by physician, according to established standards and practices. Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management.
Complete client care assignments as prescribed by ordering physician
Participate in the coordination of client discharge process
Attend and participate in company meetings and in-services
Educate clients and caregivers in the areas of equipment operation, cleaning, troubleshooting and maintenance
Perform client and equipment evaluations as required
Maintain good infection control procedures
As per company policies and procedures, check and maintain respiratory equipment before patient setup
Contact physicians and supervisor with any discrepancies in client care
Complete documentation of care and services in a timely manner as per company’s policies
Perform other job related duties as deemed necessary by management
Associates Degree required
State professional license to provide respiratory care/services to patients in New Jersey. NY and PA licenses preferred.
Knowledgeable regarding homecare services and third party reimbursement
Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined with the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 13th year in a row to Fortune’s “Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For” list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families, and our employees.
Atlantic Health System, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor and therefore abides by applicable laws to protect applicants and employees from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment, on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, citizenship status, disability, age, genetics, or veteran status.