Hyperbaric Tech Cert Wound Ctr
Mountain Vista Medical Center is a 178-bed hospital that is quickly becoming the premier medical facility and hospital of choice for its community. Mountain Vista is equipped with the most advanced medical technology, in a resort-like setting, with features that include all private rooms, electronic health records, room service, and wireless Internet access. The hospital’s experienced team of doctors and nurses work together to provide expert care and the best possible patient experience.
Demonstrates working knowledge of the policies & procedures of the Hyperbaric Oxygen (HBO) Therapy
Monitors all equipment use and quality assurance. Performs and documents daily checks on hyperbaric chambers.
Controls traffic in all patient treatment areas.
Educates patient and family on hyperbaric oxygen therapy; such as side effects, safety precautions necessary, what to anticipate, and how to prepare for a dive.
Notifies hyperbaric physician in a timely manner if adverse reactions occur
Recognizes safety hazards and identifies potential barotrauma incidences and takes corrective action seeking assistance when needed
Demonstrates knowledge of operational policies and procedures, i.e., Fire, MSDS
Performs work safely, without causing harm or risk to self, others or property
Maintains equipment & checks backup air & oxygen supplies on a daily basis
Follows established safety regulations and codes set forth by NFPA and ASME / PVHD and strictly enforces them.
Demonstrates ability to perform wound care , to include the various types of specialty dressings used in the department
Assists in auditing charts and breaking them down at patient discharge
Participates in hospital and departmental performance improvement activities.
Able to identify and apply principles of the National Patient Safety Goals.
Able to identify the hospital core measures.
Consistently strives to promote customer service in all aspects of job.
Performs other duties as assigned
High School Diploma or GED
1-3 years of experience
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled