You want to work with leading-edge respiratory technology using therapist-driven protocols. You want a formal clinical ladder and specialized training and support. Join The Brooklyn Hospital Center's Respiratory Team where our goal is to continuously improve the services we offer by standardizing our procedures, upgrading our equipment and recruiting the very best. We've created a quality-driven, collegial atmosphere unlike anywhere else. For starters, you will find that we thrive to maintain some of the best therapist-to-patient ratios. We are dedicated to ensuring that you have the time you need to deliver the safest and highest quality patient-centered care. Most importantly, you will play an active role in the decision-making process - your clinical opinion will be valued here. Our team shares a proactive mindset about respiratory therapy, especially when it comes to preventing infection through effective care delivery. Our treatment successes show in our elimination of Ventilator-Acquired Pneumonia (VAP) and very low omitted therapy rate. We place a priority on access to the specialized training and certification opportunities you need to succeed, including: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Intubation Neonatial Oscillation/High-Frequency Jet Ventilation Nitric Oxide Therapy Non-Invasive Ventilation Support
Respiratory Therapists at The Brooklyn Hospital Center treat a wide patient population ranging from neonates to pediatrics to geriatrics. You will have opportunities to care for respiratory patients beyond standard cases and possibly gain exposure to patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), sleep disorders or in Palliative Care. Participating on our Rapid Response Teams can also add another dimension to your career experience.
Working with us also means being involved with expanding disease management, inclusion in cross functional teams, participating in interdisciplinary rounding and utilizing the latest technology. We are currently making advancements in computer documentation with real-time charting and an automated medication management system. We also make use of Computers On Wheels (COWs) and leverage innovative Respironic's solutions.
The Brooklyn Hospital respect your work/life balance needs while accommodating your professional goals. We offer the advantage of flexible scheduling.
Join us for respiratory challenges that go beyond expected rewards and are some of the best you will ever experience.