Rehab Tech Per Diem for The Paley Institute in West Palm Beach
- Job ID 2005015719
- Date posted 05/27/2020
- Facility The Paley Institute
JOB SUMMARYThe primary focus of the Orthopedic Technician is to assist physician with the application of external fixation, internal fixation and other general orthopedic surgical procedures where limb lengthening and deformity correction is performed. The Orthopedic Technician will also assist the physician with post-operative care and follow up to include wound checks, dressing changes, splints and casting to treat injured hips, knees or limbs. In addition, assist with traction devices, demonstrate to patients proper use of crutches, adjust braces and help prepare patients for procedures. Assist with injections, ordering x-rays, sterilizing equipment, assisting in patient assessment, and documenting patient conditions.
Paley Orthopedic & Spine Institute
901 45th Street, Kimmel Building
West Palm Beach, Florida 33407
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCEInclude minimum education, technical training, and/or experience required to perform the job.? High School Diploma or Equivalent? Requires 1-3 years of experience in a Medical Setting, preferable in a Physician Practice? Requires at least 2 years of experience as an Orthopedic Techinician? Certification of the National Board for Orthopedic Technologists or American Society of Orthopedic Professionals preferred? EMR/EHR experience preferred, NextGen or Athena experience preferred? Proficiency in a windows environment with a working knowledge of Word, Outlook, and the Internet is required? Willingness to be flexible and adaptable in a complex, matrix environment
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