St Francis Hospital
At St. Francis-Emory Healthcare, we recognize that our patients deserve qualified, engaged, and competent healthcare professionals. And we know that our healthcare professionals deserve a working environment that is safe, leaders who are visible and supportive, and opportunities to grow and develop in their chosen disciplines. The heart of St. Francis is in its people, making our hospital a family that only the best is invited to join. If you feel that your skills and compassion fit with our vision for healthcare, we invite you to apply today.
The Hyperbaric Oxygen Technician, under the direction of the Program Director, administers hyperbaric oxygen therapy to patients as prescribed by the attending hyperbaric physician. These duties include, but are not limited to, utilization of skills in organization, planning, implementing, evaluating, and providing patient care through the use of St. Francis Hospital and industry standards.
Provides hyperbaric oxygen therapy treatments according to approved protocol and procedures.
Serves as the hyperbaric oxygen therapy expert for the Center.
Attends all required safety training programs and can describe his/her responsibilities related to general safety, department/service safety, and specific job related hazards.
Follows the hospital exposure control plans/blood borne and airborne pathogens.
Serves as the Hyperbaric Safety Officer by performing under the Medical Director and Program Director.
Responsible for maintaining all facility safety-related standards as required by various licensing and regulatory agencies.
Works closely with the Medical, Program, and Nursing Directors to develop and annually review/revise department policies and procedures and operation and maintenance documents.
Maintains a safe environment in the hyperbaric facility for patients and staff
Provides wound care treatment to patients
X High school diploma or equivalent X Required
X Associate’s degree X Preferred
X Basic Life Support (BLS)
Georgia Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or EMT X Required
Minimum Work Experience
One (1) year of nursing or wound care experience
Required SkillsLifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
- Basic Life Support
- Critical Thinking
- Health Care
- Licensed Practical Nurse