Fort HealthCare's Wound & Edema Center in Johnson Creek is seeking a full-time Hyperbaric Technician. This position under the direction of the Program Director, Clinical Coordinator, and Medical Director, administers hyperbaric oxygen therapy to patients as prescribed by the Physician supervising HBO. This position is also responsible for the safe and effective operation of the hyperbaric chamber(s) and the related support system(s).
Requirements are to be certified and/or licensed in one of the following vocations from an accredited institution and coursework: Respiratory Therapist, Diver Medic, Corpsman (from military), Medical Services Specialist, EMT, Paramedic, Registered Nurse, LPN, Certified Nurse Aide (CNA), Medical Assistant (MA), Chamber Technician/Operator (from military), currently practicing Diving Medical Technician (DMT) or Certified Hyperbaric Technologist (CHT). To be certified as a CHT or DMT within one year of hire. Must have completed a National Board of Diving and Hyperbaric Medical Technology approved hyperbaric medicine introductory course and if not previously completed at time of hire must attend this initial program and be completed before operating hyperbaric chambers. Attend an approved HBO Safety course within one year of hire; and attend an approved Hyperbaric Safety Director course within one year of hire. Complete competencies skill checklist and remain proficient in Hyperbaric competencies.