|Job Title||Hyperbaric Technician / Technologist (EMT/CRT/RRT/LPN)|
|Company||Singing River Health System|
|City||Ocean Springs / Pascagoula|
|Description||Singing River Health System is one of the largest employers on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. It is comprised of two hospitals – Singing River Hospital in Pascagoula and Ocean Springs Hospital in Ocean Springs. The Health System provides: • 24-Hour Emergency Services • Heart and Vascular Services • Cancer Care • Women's and Children's Service • Inpatient and Outpatient Rehabilitation Services • State-of-the-Art Neuroscience Centers • Behavioral Health Services • Wound Care and a Hyperbaric Medicine Center • Hospice of Light • Distinct Part Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF)
The Hyperbaric Technician / Technologist, under the direction of a physician, performs hyperbaric oxygen therapy on approved patients. He/She operates and monitors the hyperbaric chamber and other hyperbaric support systems and performs necessary maintenance to systems daily. The Hyperbaric Technician / Technologist ensures the cleanliness and maintenance of the chamber's oxygen system. He/She maintains patient records, records of chamber use – including time and pressure information for each patient – and chamber maintenance records.
Must have appropriate educational diploma/degree.
• Emergency Medical Technician (EMT): Must be a High School graduate or equivalent.
• Certified or Registered Respiratory Therapist: Must be a graduate from an accredited, state approved, Respiratory Therapy Program.
• Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN): Must be a graduate of accredited school of licensed practical nursing
The Certified Technologist has completed the National Board of Diving and Hyperbaric Medical Technology (NBDHMT) approved hyperbaric medicine introductory training course.
A minimum of one (1) year hyperbaric experience preferred.
|Contact Name||Julie Gabrich, RN, BSN|