Respiratory Therapy Navigator
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Rockford, IL 61107
The Respiratory Therapy (RT) Navigator functions as a member of the multidisciplinary team and serves as a single point of contact for referring physicians, patients, and caregivers to provide resources and assistance to the respiratory compromised patient. The RT Navigator coordinates transitional care and assists care managers with arranging post discharge care needs. Assists patients in understanding the diagnosis, treatment options and the resources available.
Successful completion of respiratory therapy program from an accredited school. Registered Respiratory Therapist by the National Board of Respiratory Care.
Must have a current Respiratory Care Practitioner license in the State of Illinois and current National Board of Respiratory Care credentials if credentialed after July 1, 2002.
Approximately two to three years working with pulmonary patients.
Must have current BLS card.
Bachelor degree in respiratory therapy, public health or health care administration.
COPD Educator certification, Asthma Educator Certification, Smoking Cessation Certification
Job seekers will be afforded equal opportunity regardless of their race, ethnicity, veteran status or disability status.
Affirmative Action. Contractor and Subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 C.F.R. §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.01, 60-300.5(a), 60-741.5(a), and 61-300.10. These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based upon their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.