You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a RRT/Cardio Diagnostic Tech
Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold. Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support.
You know when to move quickly. When to sit quietly. When to laugh loudly.
St. Vincent Healthcare is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 286-bed level II trauma center has provided care in Montana and the surrounding area since 1898, and our 30-clinic network ensures community needs are met. We offer comprehensive, specialty care, including a âœhospital within a hospitalâ specifically for children, and are proud to extend SCL Healthâ™s missions by treating the poor, the vulnerable, our community and each other.
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weâ™ve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
Together weâ™ll align mission and careers, values and workplace. Weâ™ll encourage joy and take pride in our integrity.
Weâ™ll laugh at each otherâ™s jokes (even the bad ones). Weâ™ll hello and high five. Weâ™ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing.
Weâ™re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.
As the RRT/Cardio Diagnostic Tech you need to know how to:
Provide a full range of respiratory/cardiopulmonary care to the patient including, but not limited to, routine therapy, diagnostics, assessment, and mechanical ventilation.
Operate, maintain, and monitor a wide variety of equipment including ventilators and those that are involved in the administration of prescribed gases and inhaled medications.
Perform arterial punctures, arterial line sampling and operates POC ABG instrument as well as maintaining & cleaning artificial airways as directed.
Schedule diagnostic procedures and adjust or revise procedure schedule as necessary in view of stat orders, admissions, outpatient walk-ins and fluctuations in workload.
Perform functions including, but not limited to, Pulmonary Functions Tests, Cardiopulmonary Stress Tests, Bronchoscopy Assistance, Overnight Oximetry, Transcutaneous Monitoring, Thoracentesis, Arterial Blood gases, Patient Education, and Pulmonary Rehab.
Maintain equipment and adequate supplies in diagnostic testing areas
Obtain and reviews patientâ™s chart and obtains history for pertinent information before each therapy or procedure.Explains to the patient the therapy or diagnostic test they will be undergoing
Note any changes in therapy or testing due to patient condition or proper testing equipment for age specific needs and collaborates with physician and nursing staff to make adjustments
Documents therapies, procedures, assessment, medications, equipment charges and setups and reviews outstanding orders during the shift and communicates changes to Lead Therapist or Supervisor.
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:
Registration by National Board of Respiratory Care Program or ability to successfully pass within six months of hire date
Current licensure by Montana Board of Respiratory Care
Current BLS certification
Ability to obtain PALS, ACLS & NRP certifications within 12 months of hire date
Your next move.
Now that you know more about being a RRT/Cardio Diagnostic Tech on our team we hope youâ™ll join us. At SCL Health youâ™ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
Internal Number: 20006414
About SCL Health
SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization dedicated to improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who are poor and vulnerable. Founded by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth in 1864, our $2.8 billion health network provides comprehensive, coordinated care through eight hospitals, more than 150 physician clinics, and home health, hospice, mental health and safety-net services primarily in Colorado and Montana.