Registered Respiratory Therapist - Richmond: Nights - $6K Sign-On Bonus!!

University Hospitals Richmond Heights, OH

About the Job


Position Summary/Essential Duties:

The level I therapist is learning and incorporating the mission statement and standards of behavior of his/her hospital or care facility. This therapist performs basic competencies within orientation and provides satisfactory respiratory therapy with minimum supervision.  Essential duties include: 

  • Mechanical ventilation
  • Medicated aerosol delivery
  • Airway clearance therapy
  • Patient monitoring
  • Oxygen and humidity therapy
  • Special procedures (CPR, specialty gases, bronchoscopy, transport, etc.)


Education Requirements:

Associates Degree or Bachelors in Respiratory


Required Credentials, License and/or Certifications:

  • Registered Respiratory Therapist.
  • Licensed to practice respiratory therapy in Ohio

Preferred Qualifications:

At least one year of recent experience is preferred.  Previous work in a hospital is also preferred. The schedule is (3) 12 hours shifts, Monday-Friday with rotating weekends and holidays. Will also be required to float to Bedford Medical Center when needed.


Employees who are hired to work 35 hours or more will be awarded a $6,000 sign on bonus:  1st half to be paid the next applicable pay period after 90 days of employment. 2nd half to be paid out following the 1 year mark, based on performance.