Ascension Health Respiratory Therapist-RRT / Respiratory Care / Ascension Crittenton Hospital / PRN (Contingent) Nights in Rochester, Michigan

Job ID: 229477

Respiratory Therapist-RRT / Respiratory Care / Ascension Crittenton Hospital / PRN (Contingent) Nights

Rochester, Michigan


Additional Job Information

Title: Respiratory Therapist-RRT

City, State: Rochester, MI

Location: Ascension Crittenton Hospital

Department: Respiratory Care 001

Additional Job Details: PRN, Nights

Marketing Statement

Ascension Crittenton Hospital is a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic Health system in the United States.

Our Mission: Ascension Crittenton Hospital is dedicated to enhancing the health status of the individuals and communities we serve in partnership with our physicians, employees and community members.

Our Values:

We are called to:

  • Service of the Poor - Generosity of spirit, especially for persons most in need

  • Reverence - Respect and compassion for the dignity and diversity of life

  • Integrity - Inspiring trust through personal leadership

  • Wisdom - Integrating excellence and stewardship

  • Creativity - Courageous innovation

  • Dedication - Affirming the hope and joy of our ministry

Our Vision: To be the recognized healthcare Employer of choice.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Respiratory Therapist-RRT provides evaluation of and care for patients with respiratory insufficiencies.


  • Assesses patient for appropriate type and frequency of treatment and develops a plan of care based on diagnosis.

  • Implements and monitors patient care plan. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition. Performs advanced respiratory care modalities.

  • Evaluates respiratory practice, administration of medications, and treatment based on patient outcomes.

  • Educates the patient and family about the health condition and provides information about community support groups and other available programs.



  • Required Credential(s):

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification at time of hire/transfer date required.

  • Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) through National Board for Respiratory Care at time of hire/transfer date required.

  • Current licensure from the state of Michigan as a Respiratory Therapist at time of hire/transfer date required.

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • ACLS preferred.

  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program certification preferred.


  • Associate Degree

  • Graduate of an CoARC accredited Respiratory Therapy program leading to a minimum of an Associate Degree in Respiratory Therapy required.

Work Experience:

  • One year of experience preferred.

How To Apply

If you are interested in joining the Ascension Crittenton Hospital team, please apply by completing an online application at .

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Crittenton Hospital is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all associates and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The information requested on this application will not be used for any purpose prohibited by law. If you require assistance or an accommodation to complete this application, please let us know.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:


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Reasonable Accommodation

Ascension Crittenton Hospital provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request in order to express interest in a position by calling (855)778-6037. Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within Ascension Crittenton Hospital will be reviewed at the e-mail address supplied.

Thank you for considering a career with Crittenton Hospital Medical Center.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.