Job Description

Gunnison, CO

Full Time

Work Hours: 3 12s Days plus Call


Respiratory Therapist (RT)

Gunnison Valley Health is seeking a Respiratory Therapist (RRT) to work within our Hospital located in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado.

If you have experience as a registered Respiratory Therapist and you are interested in:

  • Living in a small town community
  • Hunting/Fishing/Skiing/Hiking/Biking
  • Working at a healthcare system where care is more personal and work is more rewarding

Position Highlights:

  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Great Benefits package including Health, Dental, Vision, Supplemental plans, Retirement, Life Insurance, LTD and AD&D
  • Generous Paid Time Off policy

Responsibilities:  We are committed to improving the health of our community by delivery exceptional care and services.  As part of the Cardiopulmonary Team you will:

  • Perform therapeutic and diagnostic procedures in both inpatient and outpatient settings.
  • Possess and demonstrate knowledge and skill in areas of respiratory care for the adult, pediatric and newborn patient.
  • Communicate with patients, families and physicians and demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Assist in the orientation and training of new clinical staff to familiarize them with administration of respiratory therapy modalities and equipment.
  • Involvement with community education and development.

Qualified Candidates:

  • Graduate of an approved and accredited school for Respiratory Care
  • Have at least one-year of experience in acute Respiratory Care medicine to include general floor care, emergent medical and trauma stabilization/treatment, newborn stabilization, cardiopulmonary diagnostics, and pulmonary and cardiac rehabilitation preferred.
  • Registered by the National Board for Respiratory Care, Licensed to practice respiratory care in the State of Colorado.  Current BLS/ACLS and NRP certifications.



Application Instructions

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