Healthcare Professional - Travel - (HP)

  • 399443
  • Healthcare Professional
  • 6/27/2018
  • 2430 West Pierce Street
  • Carlsbad, NM
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  • Onward
  • Temporary
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  • *Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements. 

Job Description & Requirements

Healthcare Professional - Travel - (HP)

To oversee the day to day operations of the Hyperbaric Chambers under the supervision of the Wound Care Manager. The Certified Hyperbaric Tech/Safety Coordinator will administer hyperbaric oxygen therapy to patients as prescribed by the hyperbaric physician. Assume complete responsibility for all hyperbaric equipment and safety requirements for the program as well as safety and education for hyperbaric/wound care staff. Ensures compliance in the programs safety on behalf of patients, wound care/hyperbaric team, and hospital. Work closely with staff, management and physicians in coordination of patient care. Make recommendations in procedures, operations and maintenance of hyperbaric program as indicated by guidelines for treatment. Responsible for ensuring the successful completion and/or renew of accreditation for the hyperbaric department. Act as the department representative for chamber system maintenance and be the resource for resolving safety related issues for the department. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent, 0-2 years of related experience and certification as a Hyperbaric Technician. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Completion of CNA, EMT, Medical Assistant or other healthcare provider course required. Required completion of accredited Hyperbaric Therapy Technician training course and active CHT certification. If interested, please send resume to Gabby at: Gabrielle_Keegan@chs.net

About the Facility

Located in Carlsbad, New Mexico, this full service community hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission. Dedicated to providing quality, cost-effective healthcare for families in southeast New Mexico, the physicians and staff at this 115-bed facility strive to exceed patient expectations while delivering compassionate quality care. Its recently expanded facility features an outpatient diagnostic center, and expanded intensive care unit, an upgraded and expanded emergency department, and a renovated women’s services unit.

Facility Location

Situated along the Pecos River, Carlsbad is a hub of tourism and of the New Mexico's most livable cities. The city is perhaps best known for Carlsbad Caverns, and rightly so. The spectacular caverns must be seen to be believed are a significant tourist draw for the city. In addition to the caverns, the nearby Guadalupe Mountains National Park offers yet even more opportunity to experience the region's outdoor splendor.

Job Benefits

Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:

  • Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
  • Medical plans with dental and vision
  • Complimentary, high-quality private housing
  • 401(k) and flex spending options
  • Life insurance
  • Accident and short-term disability coverage
  • Free continuing education (CE) courses
  • Travel allowances
  • Guaranteed pay program
  • Tuition discount program
  • Referral bonuses

About the Company

Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation’s top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.

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