The Respiratory Care Supervisor will be responsible for the immediate supervision of technical and clinical operations for Respiratory Care Services. This individual will review work schedules and ensure efficient day-to-day operations for each modality, as well as quality assurance of patient care services. Will also serve as a resource and mentor for staff, and a liaison for Respiratory Care staff throughout the hospital. Additional duties will include quality, compliance, customer service, and staff management. Will rotate weekend call to provide off hours emergency support for the department.
The ideal candidate will demonstrate strong written and verbal communication skills; extensive knowledge of various computer programs; exceptional leadership skills; and extensive adult critical care skills and knowledge.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
REGISTEREDRESPIRATORYTHERAPIST (through the National Board of Respiratory Care)
A Bachelor's degree and at least three years of adult critical care experience.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.