Wound Care Technician PRN at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 8/8/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    8/8/2019
  • Job ID:
    19007498
  • Job Family
    Wound Care
  • Travel
    Yes, 50 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth North Pinellas

Job Description


Description
Wound Care Technician AdventHealth North Pinellas

Location Address: 1395 S Pinellas Avenue, Tarpon Springs, Florida 34689

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth North Pinellas
  • Great Culture
  • Top Quality outcomes
  • Nurse Excellence Committee (NEC)/Governance
  • Leadership is accessible
  • Located on the Gulf of Mexico
Work Hours/Shift:

PRN
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Encourages and demonstrates teamwork following up on diagnostic results, answering phones, communicating with patients.
  • Demonstrates care for one another by working all areas, open to change, sensitive to department needs, effectively participates in conflict resolution/problem solving.
  • Collaborates with staff on marketing efforts
  • Communicates effectively with front desk staff to ensure efficient patient flow.
  • Performs front office responsibilities as assigned.
Qualifications
What You Will Need:

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
  • Competent in basic patient work-up for examination.
  • Good medical knowledge to assist doctor during patient exams.
  • Ability to keep process and patient flow on time; competent with basic patient work up.
  • Current basic computer skills, data input.
  • Good business office organizational skills.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work well independently and with others in a team environment.
  • Ability to adapt to change.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • High School diploma/GED
  • Completion of accredited course in Medical Assisting, Emergency Medical Technician, Paramedic or Nursing Assistant
  • Strong team building skills

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • BLS

REQUIRED COMPETENCIES

  • Involves moderate physical work involving up to 50 – 75 pounds of force occasionally other activities may include but are not limited to gripping, grasping, carrying, lifting, holding, stretching, standing, sitting, reaching, pulling, pushing, speaking, hearing, walking, and writing, typing and reading.
  • Potential exposure to patients with infectious diseases, bio-medical waste and hazardous material.
  • Potential to work outside of regularly scheduled hours.
Job Summary:

Wound Care Technician Provides clinical and operational support in delivery of patient care in a physician practice setting or clinical office.  Responsible for assisting physicians/clinicians with examination, procedures, preparation of patients and performing vital sign procedures.  Responsible for assisting with front office operations including but not limited to billing, invoicing, scheduling, patient check in and check out, tracking of procedures, reporting and insurance verification. Under the director of the Clinical Nurse Manager, Registered Nurse or Center Director, will perform tasks supporting delivery  of patient care.  While performing tasks, under the supervision of the Registered nurse, strong customer services are essential with internal and external customers.  Medical Wound Care Technician will provide clinical and operational support during the delivery of patient care.  Prepares patients, for examination, procedures, and takes vital signs records in the Electronic Medical Record. In collaboration with the Clinical Nurse Manager, facilitates ordering of medical supplies. Participates in maintaining a safe environment at all times. Possess strong organizational skills. 



This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

VIEW ALL JOBS BY:
Location | Organization | Category | Job Function