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Respiratory Therapist - Avon, IN - 903907

Avon, IN 46123
  • Job Code
    903907
  • Jobs Rated
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Find out what it means to be part of an exceptional company that values its employees, its role in health care, and making a difference one patient at a time. Take a look atAmerican Health Network, part of Optumand explore a new path toyour life's best work.(sm)
TheRespiratory Therapistwill be a part of the Asthma/COPD Disease Management Team. Referrals will include the following; pre and post spirometry, single pulse ox measurement, review of medications, trial of respiratory medications within the scope of the RCP, education and instruction in the use of inhalers and spacer if applicable, education and instruction in the use of a peak flow meter if applicable, education and instruction in the use of a PEP/Oscillatory device as appropriate, education and instruction in the use of a nebulizer and nebulizer medications if applicable. Follow up management visits will also be included at intervals deemed appropriate by the Respiratory Care Practitioner/Disease Manager.

This position is located at AHN's Avon office and the schedule is for 32 hours per week, Monday through Thursday from 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM.
You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.
Required Qualifications:
  • Associates degree or Technical Diploma in Respiratory Therapy
  • Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) or Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)
  • 5+ years of patient care experience
  • Current RCP licensure in the state of Indiana
  • Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client / patient sites within a designated area
  • Willing to work in multiple office locations
  • Employees are required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive VoiceResponse (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or a similar UnitedHealth Group approved symptom screener prior to entering the work site each day, in order to keep our work sites safe. Employees must comply with any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physical distancing cannot be attained
  • You will be provisioned with appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and are required to perform this role with patients and members on site, as this is an essential function of this role

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree
  • 8+ years of patient care experience

Opportunities with American Health Network, part of Optum.When you join American Health Network (AHN), you become part of a team that strives to identify and retain the top healthcare professionals in the markets it serves. At American Health Network, we want to be the best health care organization we can be. Our mission is to improve the health of our patients. We're a physician-led organization, operating over 70 medical offices in Indiana and Ohio, with over 300 providers and 1200 employees. We're also part of Optum, in the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, and backed by the resources of a global health care organization working to help people live healthier lives and help make the health system work better for everyone. That's an important differentiator as more people need our help simplifying the complexities of the American health care system. At the same time, the culture of AHN supports work-life flexibility for employees and places a high value on their physical, emotional, financial and other aspects of well-being.
Careers with Optum.Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to doyour life's best work.(sm)
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
Job Keywords:Certified Respiratory Therapist, CRT, Registered Respiratory Therapist, RRT, RCP, Avon, Indiana, IN

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Posted: 2020-12-09 Expires: 2021-02-06

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