Hyperbaric Oxygen Safety Coordinator
Department: Graham Hospital Wound Care & Hyperbaric Chamber Center
Shift: 1st Shift
It is the mission of Graham Health System to provide compassionate, quality health services, in a responsible and charitable manner, to the people and communities we serve. We are the community’s choice for an exceptional healthcare experience. Graham Health System is seeking a great applicant to join our team. Graham Health System offers a great team atmosphere with multiple benefits.
The HSC, under the direction of the Center Manager (Program Director and/or Clinical Nurse Manager) of the Hyperbaric Medicine Department, administers hyperbaric oxygen therapy to patients as prescribed by the Hyperbaric Physician.Performs duties under supervision of the Program Director, Clinical Coordinator (Nurse Manager), and/or Physician in Charge as appropriate for the facility. Responsible for the safe and effective operation of the hyperbaric chamber(s) and related support systems.Responsible for the safe delivery of hyperbaric oxygen therapy to the hyperbaric patient. In addition to being a chamber operator, the HSC is responsible for the day-to-day maintenance on the hyperbaric chamber(s) and related support systems. The HSC will also be the point person for assessment of materials that are appropriate for use in and around hyperbaric chambers.
Education and certification requirements for this position are High School Diploma or GED (General Education Development). Current healthcare professional certification or license as applicable in state of practice to maintain throughout the duration of employment in this role. This applies to: Emergency Medical Technician or Paramedic Certified or Registered Medical Assistant, Certified Hyperbaric Technologist, Certified Nursing Assistant, Certified Hyperbaric Wound Specialist