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Some of our centers of excellence include cancer, neurosciences, gastroenterology, transplant and vascular diseases.

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  • Competitive compensation and generous benefits
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Respiratory Care Supervisor
Category: Allied Health/Clinical Professional
Job Requisition: 3129
Department: Respiratory Therapy
Facility: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
Geographic Region: Washington, DC
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Night Shift, 7pm-7:30am
Hours per Week: 36.00
Location: Washington, DC
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General Summary of Position:

The Respiratory Care Supervisor (RCS) is the front-line representative for the Respiratory Care Management Team, ensuring by observation and audits that department clinical, regulatory and financial practices and resources meet policy and operational needs of MGUH.
 
The RCS assigns work, coordinates patient care by direct and indirect observation, and assists staff at the bedside. They also assist the RC Leadership Team in establishing best practice performance and practice standards and ensures adherence to department Clinical Practice Guidelines. The RCS advocates and requires accountability, professional communication, teamwork, and shared decision-making of their team members.
 
Under the direction of the Respiratory Care Director and Manager, the RCS is responsible for the coordination of respiratory care activities for Acute Care, Critical Care and other related patient care areas within MGUH. The RCS assumes a leadership role in the development of policies and quality improvement activity and implementation. The RCS strives to ensure appropriate coordination and distribution of staffing and resources.


Qualifications:
  • Associate’s degree from an accredited two-year associate degree program required; Bachelor's degree preferred. 
  • Current and valid Washington, D.C., Respiratory Practitioner License.
  • Registry from the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC).
  • BLS for the Healthcare Provider Certification.
  • Minimum of four years experience in respiratory care; competency in all areas of critical care, inclusive of two years supervisory experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience, knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position.
     
About MedStar Health

MedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for people in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, while advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system, including 10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal fulfillment.

MedStar Health is an Equal Opportunity (EO) Employer and assures equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. We hire people to work in different locations, and we comply with the federal, state and local laws governing each of those locations.

A qualified individual with a disability will be considered for employment on the same basis as non- disabled applicants if he/she can perform the essential functions of the job sought, with or without a reasonable accommodation, and without imposing a direct threat to the health or safety of others or him/herself.

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