Provides clinical services according to radiology practice standards and acts as a resource to radiography students and other technologists, to ensure optimal department functions Administers sound patient care practices according to department and hospital policies and procedures, to ensure the safety of the patients. Demonstrates radiation protection/safety for patients, staff and self as outlined in department protocols and regulatory guidelines, to ensure the safety of the patients and staff. Maintains equipment, exam rooms and work areas in a neat and safe condition, to ensure the safety of the patients and employees Completes ancillary tasks to ensure efficient and consistent departmental operations
Inova is the only health system in the country where all 5 hospitals received five-star rankings from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; they are the only hospitals in the Washington, DC region to have earned the highest rating from the federal agency. Inova is home to prominent clinicians and scientists, who drive innovation to improve patient care, prevent disease and promote wellness.
This position is for our Inpatient Respiratory Therapy Department.
The Respiratory Therapist 3 is an advanced level Respiratory Therapist, with advanced assessment and therapeutic skills in multiple patient populations, areas or ages groups.
The Respiratory Therapist 3 is expected to have a higher knowledge, skill, and abilities level than the Respiratory Therapist 2, and routinely performs at that level.
The Respiratory Therapist 3 is expected to routinely perform and interact as a professional.
The Respiratory Therapist 3 can handle virtually any circumstance that may arise pertaining to respiratory care without supervision.
May consider candidates who meet RT 2 or RT 1 criteria for position.
Internal Number: 56396BR
About Inova Health System
Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. At Inova, more than 16,000 employees demonstrate their commitment every day to providing the community with expert, world-class, compassionate patient care.