Respiratory Therapy Supervisor
Company: Encompass Health
Posted on: January 24, 2023
The Respiratory Therapist Supervisor provides respiratory
therapy treatment and patient care according to hospital, state,
professional and federal regulations and guidelines. In addition,
the position is responsible for:
- Assisting in the development, implementation and supervision of
patient care program, policies, and procedures that describe how
patients' needs for respiratory care, treatment and services are
assessed, evaluated, and met.
- Promoting an environment and culture that enables us to fulfill
its mission by meeting or exceeding its goals, conveying the
hospital mission to all staff, holding staff accountable for
performance, and motivating staff to improve performance.
- Coordinating administration and clinical activities, both and
inter and intra-departmentally, so that optimum patient care is
provides, staffing is maintained and costs contained.
This position will support cultural diversity by ensuring that the
delivery of quality, equitable and culturally competent
patient-centered care is provided; promoting and maintaining an
inclusive work environment and culture that is respectful and
accepting of diversity; and ensuring that cultural diversity and
sensitivity training is part of new employee orientation on an
on-going basis to meet the needs of the patient population served
in the hospital.
Job Code: 100138
License or Certification: - Current State License in Respiratory
Therapy. - CPR certification - ACLS certification preferred.
Education, Training and Years of Experience: - Successfully
completed an Associate's degree or higher from an accredited
respiratory therapy program. - 2 years hospital experience in
Respiratory Therapy. - Supervisory or management experience
preferred. Machines, Equipment Used: - General office equipment
such as telephone, copy machine, fax machine, calculator, computer.
Physical Requirements: - Good visual acuity and ability to
communicate. - Ability to lift a minimum of 30 pounds and ability
push/pull a minimum of 30 pounds, which includes the lifting,
pushing and/or pulling of medical supplies and equipment and the
transferring and repositioning of patients. Reasonable assistance
may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are
undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements. - Ability to
withstand prolonged standing and walking. - Ability to reach,
stoop, bend, kneel, and crouch are required for patient care
functions and in setting up and monitoring equipment Skills and
Abilities: - Ability to speak, read, write, and communicate
effectively. - Ability to coordinate, analyze, observe, make
decisions, and meet deadlines in a detail-oriented manner. -
Ability to work independently without supervision. Environmental
Conditions: - Indoor, temperature controlled, smoke-free
environment. Occasional outdoor exposure. - Exposure or potential
exposure to blood and body fluids may be required. - Handicapped
accessible. - May work under stressful circumstances at times.
Proficiency or Productivity Standards: - Meets established
attendance standards. - Adheres to hospital/department dress code
including wearing ID badge. - May be required to work weekdays
and/or weekends, evenings and or night shifts if needed to meet
deadlines. - May be required to work on religious and/or legal
holidays on scheduled days/shifts. - Will be required to work as
necessary during disaster situations, i.e., before, during or after
a disaster. - May be required to stay after workday to assist after
a disaster situation until relief arrives. - May be required to
perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Address: 13402 East 86th Street North, Owasso 74055
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 2233115
Keywords: Encompass Health, Broken Arrow , Respiratory Therapy Supervisor, Healthcare , Bixby, Oklahoma
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