HME Clinician II
Job ID: 26226
Department: Durable Medical Equipment
City: Arden Hills, MN
Location: RH - Arden Woods Clinic
Position Type: Full-Time
Anticipated Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00a.m. - 4:30p.m.
Hrs/Pay Period: 80
Collaborates with the Health Care Team in treating sleep breathing disorders, in addition to and providing other types of DME products, instruction and services to patients. This position will assist the Home Medical Equipment Team in providing medical equipment to patients in an efficient manner while assisting those patients in becoming compliant with their therapy. The position will be responsible for instructing and educating patients regarding the use of the Home Care products for the treatment of their Sleep Disorder Breathing and other HME products. The position will include continuing education and follow-up for these patients. It may also include the inventory and ordering of supplies, cleaning, testing and maintaining all returned products as well as documentation to assure billing of equipment and supplies. This position will work closely with the Sleep Center, Pulmonary/Sleep Clinic and the other HME staff. This position will be partly supportive; however, there will be direct patient care. This person will be required to travel to all the DME locations within a given week. Performs other duties as assigned.
High School Diploma or equivalent. Associate Degree in Respiratory Therapy OR completion of a healthcare related training program preferred.One year in a healthcare setting required. Prefer two years as a respiratory therapist or CPAP Specialist with one year in a home care setting. BCLS certified. Registered with the MN board of Medical Practice as a Respriatory Care Practitioner preferred.
There will be a mixture of patient care and adminstrative work in which patient customer service and coaching will take place.
Regions Hospital - 19 months ago