Job Description

Respiratory Therapist

Full Time

$10,000 Sign On Bonuses are offered

$10,000 for Student Loan Repayments

As a Respiratory Therapist, at NW Sahuarita, you'll play a vital role in doing what you do best- providing quality care to our patients. Our Respiratory staff enjoy a robust benefits package including health insurance, 401K, flexible scheduling, 100% licensure/certification reimbursement, Tuition Reimbursement, and up to 10K for student loan payments for our full time employees.


  • Associates degree in Respiratory care from an AMA accredited school of respiratory therapy.
  • Has current knowledge and skills appropriate to age/type of patient population served.
  • Must be competent in performing general respiratory care procedures.
  • Must be competent in communication skills that provide clear and accurate information in an appropriate manner within the developmental age range of the patient.
  • Required: Current Arizona Respiratory Care License.
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT from the NBRC) credential.
  • American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross(ARC) or American Safety and Health Institute (ASHI) BLS and ACLS.
  • For Skilled Nursing Unit: Fingerprint Clearance Card

About the Job:

  • Assists in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of patients with pulmonary disorders.

  • Responsible for all general respiratory care duties as a respiratory care practitioner which includes the administration of aerosol therapy, arterial blood draws and analysis, ECG's, pulmonary function screening, airway maintenance and oxygen administration.
  • Intensive care experience must include but not limited to arterial line management, ventilator maintenance and troubleshooting, intubation and extubation of patients.

We know it’s not just about finding a job. It’s about finding a place where you are respected, valued and where your work is purposeful and fulfilling. A place where your talent is recognized, professional development is encouraged and career advancement is possible.

Northwest Medical Center Sahuarita is an 18-bed neighborhood hospital offering medical/surgical inpatient beds, two operating rooms and a 14-bed emergency room. Our focus is on providing safe, patient-centered care to our community and each employee is valued for their contribution, whether caring for patients or supporting the operations of the hospital. We're proud to be creating a fun, collaborative culture that encourages our team to do their best work.  Northwest Medical Center Sahuarita is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer:  race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested. 


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