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Supervisor Respiratory Home Care

King Of Prussia, PA, US, 19406

​Location: LOC_HORIZON-Horizon 

Req ID: 230136

Shift: Days

Employment Status: Regular - Full Time 

 

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Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)—named America’s 2022 Best Large Employer by Forbes—offers countless ways to change lives. Our diverse community of more than 20,000 Breakthrough Makers will inspire you to pursue passions, develop expertise, and drive innovation.

At CHOP, your experience is valued; your voice is heard; and your contributions make a difference for patients and families. Join us as we build on our promise to advance pediatric care—and your career. 

 

CHOP’s Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion 

CHOP is committed to building an inclusive culture where employees feel a sense of belonging, connection, and community within their workplace. We are a team dedicated to fostering an environment that allows for all to be their authentic selves. We are focused on attracting, cultivating, and retaining diverse talent who can help us deliver on our mission to be a world leader in the advancement of healthcare for children. 

We strongly encourage all candidates of diverse backgrounds and lived experiences to apply. 

Job Summary

The Respiratory Supervisor, with guidance from the Director and Manager of the Department of Respiratory Care Services and in conjunction with the Clinical Respiratory Specialists, carries out the supervision and clinical coordination of all respiratory care practitioners and directs the day-to-day operation of the department. The Respiratory Supervisor practices at the level of a proficient-to-expert practitioner of respiratory care. The Respiratory Supervisor demonstrates expertise in caring for patients with multiple and complex problems. In addition to demonstrating clinical leadership, the Supervisor serves as a resource and consultant to staff and participates in endeavors to increase respiratory care knowledge.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provides expert care using intuitive reasoning and experience.
  • Establishes professional practice standards.
  • Incorporates research into clinical practice and participates in scientific inquiry.
  • Acts as a consultant to enhance professional development.
  • Actively seeks to understand the utilization of financial resources, while maintaining quality patient care.

Required Licenses, Certifications, Registrations

RRT - Regist Resp Therapist Cert
NPS - NPS-Respiratory Cert
PA Respiratory Care License
BLS - Basic Life Support
PALS or NALS

Required Education and Experience

Required Education: Successful completion of, or enrollment in, a course of study, which results in a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. According to the CMS (Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services) a copy of diploma or transcript is required as proof of academic achievement for all non-laboratory personnel performing non-waived POC testing

 

Required Experience:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in the field of respiratory care.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in the care of neonatal/pediatric patients.
  • Successfully worked as a Respiratory Therapist IV.

Preferred Education, Experience & Cert/Lic

Preferred Education: Masters degree.

Additional Technical Requirements

  • Ability to provide basic respiratory care to children.
  • Ability to handle confidential information appropriately.
  • Ability to communicate in English both verbally and in writing. 

To carry out its mission, CHOP is committed to supporting the health of our patients, families, workforce, and global community.  As a condition of employment, professionals working onsite—at any CHOP location, for any portion of time—must be vaccinated for COVID-19. Learn more. 

CHOP also requires employees who work in patient care buildings to receive an annual influenza vaccine. Employees may request exemptions for valid religious and medical reasons.  Start dates may be delayed until candidates are immunized or exemption requests are reviewed.  

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