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Full Time Hyperbaric Technician / EMT Certified - Wound Care

The Bronx, NY, USA Req #752
Tuesday, August 6, 2019

 

Enhance your career while enhancing the lives of patients.  Join the RestorixHealth Team.
 

RestorixHealth is a national healthcare services company that specializes in developing and managing comprehensive wound healing centers of excellence throughout the United States. The centers offer advanced treatment therapies, including hyperbaric oxygen.
 

RestorixHealth and its employees are dedicated to the care of patients with chronic, non-healing wounds.  Our company has a proven track record of healing wounds – even those that have not responded to other therapies.  RestorixHealth’s delivery of the best-in-class comprehensive wound healing management leads the industry with clinical excellence, superior patient outcomes and value based partnerships.
 

Every position in the Company contributes to enhancing the lives of the patients we serve.  You, too, can be an integral part of our team.

Provides Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy to all referred patients. Performs specific assigned wound care activities within the State defined “Scope of Practice”; works collaboratively with all other disciplines at assigned unit. Uses the Nursing Process to plan, implement, direct, and evaluate patient care to achieve optimal patient outcomes; works collaboratively with all other disciplines on assigned unit. 
 

Hyperbaric Technician Detailed Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of all patients referred for treatment

  • Participates in department’s performance improvement plan and assists in collecting data used for Quality Assurance & Education

  • Documents all care provided accurately & completely according to Hospital and Department Policy

  • Provide patient / family education to include:

  • Assessment of learning needs, abilities and readiness to learn

  • Documentation of teaching activities

  • Provision of instruction as appropriate, e.g. equipment, activities after treatment

  • Provide hyperbaric chamber operations and maintenance as required

  • Recognize change in the patient’s condition and intervene appropriately

  • Demonstrate competency in core & unit-specific skills

  • Maintain competencies, continuing education, licensure and certificates as required

  • HIPAA Compliance – complies with all of the Privacy and Confidentiality Policy and Procedures

  • Adheres to all Patient Safety Initiatives and Infection Control Procedures as outlined in the hospital’s/RXH safety manual. Appropriate usage of Hospital resources, supplies and equipment

  • Occasional travel to other centers on an emergency basis

The Person:

 

    • Must have a valid and current CPR from the American Heart Association

    • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT-B, EMT-I, EMT-CC, EMT-P), Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse (LVN/LPN) certification in the state in which the Technician will work.  Other advanced medical certifications will be considered.

    • CHT trained/certified preferred 

    • Prior experience with wound care patients preferred

    • Basic skills in Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel

    • Prior experience with an Electronic Medical Records (EMR) system preferred

RestorixHealth is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status or marital status.
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Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • The Bronx, NY, USA