WellStar Health Systems Wound Care Technician in Austell, Georgia

Overview

At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

Under the direction of the Clinical Nurse Coordinator, the Wound Care Technician shall assist the RN in the delivery of outpatient wound care in a clinic setting. Wound Care Technician must be positive and personable with the ability to interact with physicians, nurses, fellow staff members and patients. Will be required to work one-on-one patient care, change wound dressings, ordering of wound care supplies, prepare wound treatment rooms as well as answer phones, assisting with front office duties, assisting hyperbaric staff and keep a neat and organized environment in a steady paced clinic. Assists in the delivery of patient care appropriate to the level of his/her medical training.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education: High school graduate or equivalent.

Required Minimum Experience: Six months previous experience in an outpatient clinic preferred.

Required Minimum Licensure: Medical Assistant, EMT II, or Paramedic or college training equivalent.

Required Minimum Certification: Must attend an Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS) approved hyperbaric course with T-COM training and obtain certificate of completion within twelve (12) months of assignment to this job.

Required Minimum Skills: Strong communication, presentation, and customer relation skills. Experience managing large complex projects and has strong project management skills. Demonstrates extensive experience in client relationship management. Excellent analytical ability and interpersonal skills to communicate effectively with clients and other staff. Leadership and ability to motivate others.

Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

Department IP Burn

Facility WellStar Cobb Hospital

Category Nursing Support

City Austell

Shift Days

State Georgia