Supervises and directs the activities of the Respiratory Care Department under the direction of the Director and the Medical Director. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned.
Monitors the annual department operating and capital budgets
Supervises daily operations of assigned departments
Assists in selection of personnel for hire and promotion
Takes appropriate actions regarding counseling, disciplinary actions, demotion and termination
Assists in evaluating staff performance
Administers medication and treatments
Performs quality control on all respiratory equipment
Assists in training/orientation of students or new employees
Required: Graduate of an AMA accredited respiratory care program. Associates in respiratory care or health science Preferred: Bachelors in Health Care Management
Required: 2 years respiratory care; Preferred: 1 year supervisory experience preferred
Required: RCP or equivalent State licensure; RRT, ACLS, PALS, and NRP
Job: Respiratory Therapy
Primary Location: Indio, California
Facility: John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005023983
About John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.