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Hyperbaric Tech (Per Diem - (235548)

Universal Health Services
Washington, DC
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Deltek Talent Management - Hyperbaric Tech (Per Diem - (235548)

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Hyperbaric Tech (Per Diem - (235548)

Facility Name
George Washington University Hospital
WASHINGTON, DC 20037 US (Primary)
Career Area
Job Description

The George Washington University Hospital (GW Hospital) is a 385-bed tertiary care, academic medical center located in downtown Washington, DC , next to the Foggy Bottom metro. GW Hospital serves a diverse group of patients — from local residents to our nation’s leaders. As an academic medical center, GW Hospital has the resources and clinical expertise necessary to provide specialized, complex care. This expertise includes cardiac, cancer, neurosciences, women’s health, trauma, and advanced surgery including robotic and minimally invasive surgery. GW Hospital is jointly owned and operated by George Washington University and a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS), one of the nation's largest healthcare management companies. The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS), adjacent to the hospital, is the 11th oldest medical center in the country and the first in the nation’s capital. The mission of GW Hospital is to provide the highest quality health care, advanced medical technology and world-class service to its patients in an academic medical center dedicated to education and research. The George Washington University Hospital is looking for exceptional people who share our vision and values. People who know that working in healthcare is more than a job…it’s a calling. Healthcare professionals have a unique opportunity to affect lives for the better every day. Just minutes from Washington, D.C.'s tourist sites and government headquarters, The George Washington University Hospital serves a diverse group of patients — from area residents to visiting dignitaries and heads of state. The Hyperbaric Techprovides care to assigned patients, according to established plan of care and as competency documentation designates, under the direct supervision of the Change Nurse/Team Leader and/or Attending Physician. Supervises Hyperbaric Facility operations regarding equipment, patient, personnel and procedural safety, as required by NFPA 99, section 20. Has the authority to recommend approval, denial, or alteration of patient treatment with regards to established patient safety guidelines, in consultation with the Hyperbaric Medical/Technical Director and/or Attending Physician. May serve as the Hyperbaric Department Safety Officer.

Job Requirements
  • Education/Qualification
    • High School diploma
    • 1 year of recent Emergency Department experience as an emergency room technician or 1 year experience as a critical care technician, which provided an advanced knowledge of patient care activates such as IV insertion, phlebotomy and performing EKGs required - OR - Successful completion of approved college level emergency room technician course including IV insertion, phlebotomy, and EKG required.
    • Certification as a Paramedic preferred
    • Completion of UHMS approved Clinical Hyperbaric Technologist class
    • Current Certification of Basic Life Support for Health Care Professionals (BLS)

  • Skills
    • Fundamental computer skills and keyboard familiarity
    • Able to speak and write English Fluently
    • Demonstrated communication, organization and critical thinking skills
    • Knowledge of medical terminology


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