WellStar Health Systems Manager Respiratory Therapy in east point, Georgia

Overview

At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

WellStar Atlanta Medical Center South is looking for a Manager to join their Respiratory Team!

The Respiratory Manager is a registered respiratory therapist who is responsible for coordinating the management of Respiratory Care & Neurodiagnostic Departments. He/she is responsible for directing overall standards of age appropriate patient care, financial performance, and human resource management and for coordinating departmental functions with the clinical operations of the system RT departments and other hospital departments to assure quality services at a reasonable cost for patients. Based on the expanded educational knowledge and experience, he/she is responsible for directing age specific respiratory care practices that address the biological, developmental, psychosocial, and clinical needs of the patient and/or family. This position directs and documents improvement activities using the Focus PDCA model. Performance of this job will also require a close working relationship with the Medical staff and Respiratory Care Leadership.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education: Bachelor’s Degree; preferred Master’s degree in related field of leadership.

Required Minimum Certification: Current RRT license in GA, or ability to obtain, required. BLS required, ACLS preferred

Required Minimum Experience: Five to eight years of RT experience with three to five years in RT management.

Required Minimum Skills: Demonstrates evidence of positive leadership abilities/interpersonal relationships including team building and problem solving skills of above average clinical practice. Communication skills and strong computer skills preferred.

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Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

Department Respiratory Therapy

Facility WellStar Atlanta Medical Center South

Category Leadership

City East Point

Shift Days

State Georgia