Respiratory Therapist: Full-Time 12 Hour PM Shift

Michigan Masonic Home

Respiratory Therapist

Full-Time and Contingent (PRN) availability

PM Shift: 6pm-6:30am

Why Work Here:

Michigan Masonic Home is looking for a talented, compassionate, and hard-working Respiratory Therapist that is eager to serve others. Our team members go above and beyond to serve the residents they care for. Everyday Michigan Masonic Home provides exciting opportunities to learn and grow!

Responsibilities Will Include

The Respiratory Therapist will be responsible for assessing, monitoring, and treating patients who have, or may have respiratory illnesses or declines in baseline health including but not limited to ventilator dependency respiratory failure.

  • Able to function as a part of an interdisciplinary team that coordinates continuity of care.
  • Provides direct and indirect patient care in the appropriate setting across the continuum of care as needed.
  • Communicates with nurses and physicians about changes in patient’s conditions and results of diagnostic studies.
  • Actively participates in and supports regular multidisciplinary team rounds on ventilator, tracheostomy, and other respiratory patients.
  • Able to perform all respiratory therapy duties in all patient care areas.
  • Able to provide care and perform education on ventilator management, tracheostomy care, suctioning and ventilator weaning.
  • Expected to be available for after-hours call as scheduled.
  • Able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in patient condition and staff concerns.
  • Maintains approachable behavior and acts as a resource for other staff members

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of Accredited Respiratory Therapy Program with Associates Degree required
  • Advanced level accreditation (RRT) through the National Board of Respiratory Care preferred minimum of a CRT required.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Critical Care/Emergency Care/Ventilator management required
  • Prior experience in organizing and providing education required
  • Prior experience working with protocols recommended
  • Has demonstrated the ability to function independently
  • Has demonstrated strengths in critical thinking
  • Can communicate and problem solve in a collaborative manner across departmental and professional lines

About:

Located in the friendly community of Alma, MI, Masonic Pathways Senior Living Services is a not‑for‑profit continuing care retirement community offering independent and assisted living, short‑stay rehabilitation, skilled nursing, and memory care services.

Michigan Masonic Home is an equal opportunity employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

Job Category: Nursing
Job Type: Varied Hours
Job Location: Alma Michigan

Apply for this position

General Information

Michigan Masonic Home

Employment History

Current or Most Recent Employer

2nd Previous Employer

3rd Previous Employer

Education and Training

High School

College / University

Trade / Other School

References

List names and telephone numbers of three business/work references who are not related to you and are not previous supervisors. If not applicable, list three school or personal references who are not related to you.

1st Reference

2nd Reference

3rd Reference

Apply with a Resume

Allowed Type(s): .pdf, .doc, .docx

Applicant's Statement

I certify that all information I have provided in order to apply for and secure work with this employer is true, complete and correct.

I expressly authorize, without reservation, the employer, its representatives, employees or agents to contact and obtain information from all references (personal and professional), employers, public agencies, licensing authorities and educational institutions and to otherwise verify the accuracy of all information provided by me in this application, resumé or job interview. I hereby waive any and all rights and claims I may have regarding the employer, its agents, employees or representatives, for seeking, gathering and using truthful and non-defamatory information, in a lawful manner, in the employment process and all other persons, corporations or organizations for furnishing such information about me.

I understand that this employer does not unlawfully discriminate in employment and no question on this application is used for the purpose of limiting or eliminating any applicant from consideration for employment on any basis prohibited by applicable local, state or federal law.

I understand that this application remains current for only 30 days. At the conclusion of that time, if I have not heard from the employer and still wish to be considered for employment, it will be necessary for me to reapply and fill out a new application.

If I am hired, I understand that I am free to resign at any time, with or without cause and with or without prior notice, and the employer reserves the same right to terminate my employment at any time, with or without cause and with or without prior notice, except as may be required by law. This application does not constitute an agreement or contract for employment for any specified period or definite duration. I understand that no supervisor or representative of the employer is authorized to make any assurances to the contrary and that no implied oral or written agreements contrary to the foregoing express language are valid unless they are in writing and signed by the employers president.

I also understand that if I am hired, I will be required to provide proof of identity and legal authorization to work in the United States and that federal immigration laws require me to complete an I-9 Form in this regard.

This Company does not tolerate unlawful discrimination in its employment practices. No question on this application is used for the purpose of limiting or excluding an applicant from consideration for employment on the basis of his or her sex, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, or any other protected status under applicable federal, state, or local law. This Company likewise does not tolerate harassment based on sex, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or any other protected status. The Company takes all complaints of harassment seriously and all complaints will be investigated promptly and thoroughly.

I understand that any information provided by me that is found to be false, incomplete or misrepresented in any respect, will be sufficient cause to (i) eliminate me from further consideration for employment, or (ii) may result in my immediate discharge from the employers service, whenever it is discovered.

DO NOT SIGN UNTIL YOU HAVE READ THE ABOVE APPLICANT STATEMENT.

Join the Michigan Masonic Legacy Society

"*" indicates required fields

Name*
Address
MM slash DD slash YYYY
MM slash DD slash YYYY

Getting Started Making an Impact

Please indicate the following:


 

Volunteer at Masonic Pathways

Name
Address

Schedule a Tour at Masonic Home

"*" indicates required fields

Name*
Address*

Search michiganmasons.org

Contact the Masonic Charitable Foundation

"*" indicates required fields

Name*
Address*