This position is a non-licensed position requiring on the job training. Duties include assisting with direct patient wound care that are assigned by the licensed wound care RN and MD. Duties include set up and /cleanup of treatment space, monitoring patients, obtainingand recording vital signs, removing and applying dressings, and ordering/stocking supplies The position will require becoming proficient with topical dressing changes, compression wraps, negative pressure wound therapy, and total contact casting. Additional duties may include crash cart safety checks, supporting administrative staff, and other duties as assigned by the clinic manager.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
â·High School diploma plus two years of experience preferred
â·Two years of college or post high school work preferred
â·Strong computer skills
â·Problem solving skills, Independent initiative
â·Strong teamwork and communication skills
â·Good time management skills
Work is performed in an office and clinical environment including inpatient and outpatient settings.
Primary Location: Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Facility: East Cooper Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.