Ortho Technician I
Job ID: 100435 Date posted: January 21, 2020
- SRS Central San Diego Admin
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Clinical Technician Jobs
- Day Job
- Per Diem
The Orthopedic Technician will be responsible for assisting the provider with application and removal of casts, braces, soft goods, traction and splints within scope of practice; assists with office surgical procedures; The Orthopedic Technician will also help with maintaining orthopedic supply inventory; assists clinical staff with patient flow during clinic.
This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a busy Orthopedic practice with several subspecialties; teamwork and patient satisfaction are key functions on a daily basis.
Sharp Rees-Stealy's mission is to improve the health of its community through a caring partnership of patients, physicians and employees. Its goal is to offer quality services that set community standards and exceed expectations in a caring, convenient, affordable and accessible manner.
Sharp Rees-Stealy has been serving the health care needs of San Diegans since 1923 when doctors Clarence Rees and Clair Stealy formed San Diego's first multispecialty medical group practice. Today, Sharp Rees-Stealy has 22 locations and 500 primary care doctors and specialists representing virtually every field of medicine.
This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County
- Completion of an orthopedic technology program or other equivalent program (ex: military training program)
- Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers
- National certification with NBCOT
- Demonstrated experience with application of casts, splints and braces
- Five years Orthopedic Tech experience
- Experience, with cast skills; traction application; surgical assistant
Essential physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
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