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Hyperbaric Technician

Hyperbaric Technician

Department: Medical Staff
Location: Lewisville, TX

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
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R3 Wound Care and Hyperbarics is a Patient Centric, outpatient health network, with free standing clinics throughout the DFW Metroplex, Houston & San Antonio. We are known for treating patients like family, while delivering compassionate and professional wound care, in a comfortable and refreshing setting, featuring our spacious and relaxing state-of-the-art single-person hyperbaric chambers.  Unlike most healthcare opportunities, R3 Wound Care and Hyperbarics offers our team members the unique opportunity to really get to know our patients (most have weekly appointments) and most importantly, watch our patients heal! 

Our mission at R3 is to contribute to the healing and comfort of every patient by providing the best wound care treatments through unparalleled, compassionate, and expert clinical care with state-of-the-art technology.

R3 Wound Care and Hyperbarics is currently looking for a Hyperbaric Technician for our Lewisville, TX location. The Hyperbaric Technician is responsible for the safe and effective operation of the hyperbaric chambers and for patient safety while administering oxygen therapy to patients.

For individuals with a background in EMT, PARAMEDIC, LPN, RN or RESPIRATORY THERAPIST we will fully train you!

Responsibilities:

  • Arrives to work on time
  • Ensure safety of all patients
  • At beginning of day (opening) ensure oxygen is turned on
  • Ensure all hyperbaric chambers are in working order
  • Performs necessary maintenance to systems on a daily basis and as needed
  • Checks acrylic on all chambers once a month or more as needed
  • Maintain accurate records with regard to medical history, hyperbaric treatment and results of each patient session
  • Perform pre-dive vitals on all patients
  • Perform BG test pre and post dive for all first-time patients. Thereafter perform BG test on all diabetic patients pre-dive and PRN post-dive
  • Responsible for knowing all parameters for vital signs
  • Responsible for knowing emergency protocols and location of protocols
  • Ensure all chambers are powered off at the end of every work day
  • Ensure all oxygen is turned off at the end of every work day
  • Must maintain up to date knowledge on all applicable hyperbaric safety codes
  • Must have working knowledge of decompression procedures
  • Supports clinical hyperbaric facility accreditation
  • Maintains competencies, continuing education and certifications as appropriate
  • Maintain a neat and clean work environment
  • Interact effectively with co-workers
  • Understand and follow work rules and procedures
  • Always maintain a professional and tidy appearance
  • Maintain a professional and polite demeanor with all patients.
  • Comply with all patient privacy and HIPAA rules
  • Assist with other duties as time allows.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to take the initiative and drive for results
  • Strong time management skills that enable on-time project delivery
  • Must be able to work well in a team environment

Qualifications:

  • Must be able to work flexible hours
  • Must have a background as an EMT, PARAMEDIC, LPN, RN or RESPIRATORY THERAPIST
  • Up to date on all applicable hyperbaric safety codes
  • Up to date training and /or experience in hyperbaric chamber maintenance to include mechanical background where appropriate preferred

Our team members receive personal satisfaction knowing that they are helping people heal and enjoy a schedule with no weekend shifts. Additionally, they also receive very competitive base compensations and attainable monthly incentive pay. Eligible team members also receive a comprehensive benefits package including PTO, Holiday, Bereavement, and Maternity Leaves; 401k; company sponsored health and dental insurances; a full array of voluntary benefits; continuous clinical training; and professional development.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
Please email your resume in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt, .rtf, .html, or .ascii format to the address below. If you wish to enclose a cover letter, please include it in the body of your email message.