Respiratory Care Practitioner

Location: Salem, OR (97308)
Company: Asante
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 3 days ago
* Eligibile for Relocation Bonus

Respiratory Care Practitioner 1 ATRMC (Respiratory Therapy)

FTE/Hours: FTE: 0.900000
Salary: Hourly rate starts at $30.46 (position includes differential depending on shift - PM, Nights, & Weekends), wage is determined by years of relevant experience and qualifications.

The Respiratory Care Practitioner 1at Asante supports the team of respiratory care professionals by providing routine services to non-critical patients care areas. This position is transitional in nature and is designed to prepare the practitioner for advancement to respiratory care in adult critical care.



  • Six months clinical experience delivering respiratory care in non-critical care environments typically required; however New Grads (with strong recommendations) will be considered
  • Previous entry-level respiratory care experience, preferred


  • Completion of Respiratory Therapy education program
  • Bachelor's Degree in Respiratory Therapy preferred

  • Respiratory Therapist (RT-P) licensed by Oregon Health Licensing Office (HLO) required upon start
  • Respiratory Therapy - Temp license by the Oregon Health Authority may be considered and permanent licensure must be obtained within 6 months of hire
  • Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS) certified by American Heart Association (AHA) required upon start
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certified from American Heart Association, preferred
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification issued by American Heart Association, preferred

Required Skills
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Data collection and analysis skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to function as an effective team member
  • Word processing, keyboarding, Windows preferred

What We Offer
  • Competitive starting wage
  • Comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, and wellness
  • Excellent retirement package with up to 6% employer contribution
  • Generous Earned Time Off
  • Tuition reimbursement after one year of service


Asante is more than a great hospital system in an amazing location. We are a community of passionate providers and service-focused caregivers who collaborate to deliver amazing patient outcomes; a place where titles don't matter as much as your creativity, drive, and passion. Our culture, values and people create an environment of sustained medical excellence.

Asante Three Rivers Medical Center (ATRMC) in Grants Pass is a community hospital that offers a wide range of high-quality medical care to residents of Southern Oregon. The 125-bed hospital combines the small hospital feel with the high-tech capabilities of a modern facility.

Asante Three Rivers received the Pathway to Excellence designation in 2019 for the third time from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The hospital is one of only two in Oregon to achieve this honor, and one of only 23 hospitals worldwide to have achieved the designation three or more times. The Pathway to Excellence designation recognizes health care organizations that have made a commitment to creating a nursing practice environment that empowers and engages staff. Asante Three Rivers is a multi-year recipient of the CMS 5 star ranking for quality and safety and also ranked in among the top providers of orthopedic services in Oregon.

About Asante and Southern Oregon

Asante is a local, community owned and governed, not-for-profit organization that provides comprehensive health care services to more than 550,000 people in a nine-county area of Southern Oregon and Northern California. It includes Asante Ashland Community Hospital in Ashland, Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center in Medford, Asante Three Rivers Medical Center in Grants Pass, Asante Physician Partners throughout the Rogue Valley, and additional health care partnerships. Virtually all medical specialties and services are represented within an organization dedicated to providing exceptional care. With over 5,000 employees, Asante's entities offer outstanding opportunities for career advancement and professional growth. At Asante your work positively impacts your family, friends, neighbors and the community. Experience the difference in how you work, how you live and how you connect.

At Asante we are defined by our values - traits that guide us as we serve patients and the community:

Excellence - Respect - Honesty - Service - Teamwork
Asante is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

Web Reference : AJF/349106458-30
Posted Date : Wed, 22 Jun 2022

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