Providence is calling a Supervisor Respiratory Therapist (Respiratory Therapy, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE - 40 hours per week) to St Elias Specialty Hospital in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
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$10,000 Hiring Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin on your first day of employment and relocation.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Create an environment of collegial and collaborative relationships among physicians, staff and administrative leadership. Recognize excellence individually and publicly
Manage and administer assigned functions to ensure high quality, cost-effective patient services which meet and/or surpass customer and accreditation standards. Collaborate with all appropriate departments to promote optimal patient care and customer service. Elicit feedback from physicians, patients and families, staff, other clients regarding service satisfaction. Regularly share results of customer satisfaction surveys and feedback with staff
Evaluate organization structure, reporting relationships, and position incumbents to ensure high standards of performance are obtained and developed as needed. Assure optimal organizational performance by meeting goals and projects; providing timely and accurate data and maintaining compliance with all Federal, State, and local laws
Develop annual operating plans to meet the organization’s goals and objectives. Monitor actual performance and take corrective actions. Develop, implement, and maintain the annual operating budget, ensuring that operations are managed within the established guidelines. Establish financial goals and conduct an annual audit and evaluation of goals achieved. Utilize appropriate financial models and statistical tools to evaluate financial performance
Remain visible and accessible to the physicians, administrative leadership, and staff. Round routinely for customer service, patient safety, and care outcomes. Develop action plans to address deficiencies and improve services
Direct, coordinate, and/or participate in various hospital committees as needed in order to promote the strategic and operational goals of the Respiratory Department
Select, train, develop and evaluate team members and initiate personnel actions in accordance with Human Resource policies and organizational philosophy. Monitor the progress of employee performance, review skills and practices, promote education, and evaluate/implement appropriate training programs. Ensure timely staff performance evaluations, establish goals and criteria of performance with staff, and implement appropriate actions for achievement
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of a Respiratory therapy education program accredited by the Joint Commission on Respiratory Therapy Education (JCRTE)
Basic Life Support (BLS).
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS).
5 years experience in Respiratory Therapy
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Credentialed by the National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC) as either a Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) or a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT); RRT credential
Those obtaining NBRC credentials after July 1, 2002 must also show proof of credential renewal every five (5) years.
3 of these years in a management and leadership role
About St Elias Specialty Hospital:
Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles.
St Elias Specialty Hospital provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Clinical Lead Supervisor/Manager
Req ID: 350797