Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Respiratory Tech (PRN)

Akron, Ohio

Job Description

About Us

Akron Children’s Hospital is one of the largest independent pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff serves nearly 800,000 patient visits per year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care.

We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.


  1. To treat every child as we would our own
  2. To treat others as we would like to be treated
  3. To turn no child away for any reason

We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.

Shift Information: Variable


Position Summary

The Respiratory Technician applies equipment and procedures to patients demonstrating abnormalities of the cardiopulmonary system. The technician will only perform procedures verified by their Verification of Work Form from their school and must pass skills and competency for those procedures approved. The technician will work in conjunction with an established staff therapist.


Current Health Care Provider BLS training is required.  Student must be enrolled and in good standing in an accredited Respiratory Care Program.  Must also have a valid Ohio Limited Permit.

Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.

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