Reg. Resp. Ther., (PP)

FirstHealth of the Carolinas

Job Description

Associate's Degree

FirstHealth of the Carolinas is recruiting an experienced respiratory therapist for our FirstHealth Moore Regional Hoke Hospital in Raeford, North Carolina. The hospital has eight inpatient and eight emergency department beds. The State recently approved an additional 28 inpatient beds.

Hoke will offer a cardiopulmonary service to include: EKG, stress testing and PFT testing and a respiratory consult model that allows therapists to fully utilize their assessment skills and to optimize the plan of care accordingly.

FirstHealth of the Carolinas is a private, non-governmental, not-for-profit health care network located in Pinehurst, N.C. The system serves 15 counties in the mid-Carolinas and is licensed for three hospitals with a total of 582 beds, plus the Reid Heart Center, a rehabilitation center, three sleep disorders centers, three dental clinics, eight family care centers , six fitness centers, a laundry, four charitable foundations, a Hospice program, home health services, convenient care services and an insurance plan. More information is available at www.firsthealth.org .

Position requirements: graduate of an approved respiratory care technology program with a current North Carolina Respiratory Care license, Registered Respiratory Therapist credential, and three (3) years of current clinical respiratory care experience. Clinical life safety certification requirements must be achieved with the first year of employment for ACLS, PALS and NRP.

Employment Type

Casual Part Time: under 20 hrs/wk