How do I get
If you are interested in a Respiratory Career, you can
"shadow" a professional at the Good Samaritan Hospital. High school students
should contact their guidance office. Others can contact the GSH Educational
Services Department at 717-270-7759.
How do I find an educational
program in the Respiratory Care field?
Log onto www.aarc.org/education to
search for accredited educational programs in the field of respiratory
What shifts are
The department will consider scheduling to meet the
employee’s needs with Day/Evening, Day/Night, Evening/Nights, Evenings, Nights,
Flex Time and 12 or 16-hour shifts.
Why is this an
exciting time to be a part of The Good Samaritan Hospital?
a newly enlarged emergency department in addition to an open heart
surgery program which began in April 2005. We continually work to develop new
procedures for respiratory care.
What are some of
the new initiatives in the Respiratory Care department?
We have a
protocol program that is designed for the therapist to develop a therapy plan
for the patient in conjunction with the attending physician. In addition, we
have purchased state-of-the-art ventilators and use nitric oxide