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Orthopedic Technician

Company:
Frontline National
Location:
San Antonio, Texas, United States
Posted:
November 05, 2018
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Description:

Frontline National is currently seeking Orthopedic Technician for full time opportunities at the Brooke Army Medical Center near San Antonio, TX. Please apply online or contact a recruiter directly at 513-528-7823 to learn more about this great opportunity!

Frontline National, LLC, founded in 2004, is a nationally-renowned staffing firm dedicated to identifying and placing superior candidates who possess the qualification, energy, and talent to match the high standards of client's expectations.

Frontline National is an SBA certified 8(a), Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) firm, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. Frontline National is dedicated to providing superior customer service to our clients and candidates. We have a proven track record and marketplace expertise to successfully recruit and place professionals on a National scale.

Frontline National is also proud to announce its participation in the Department of Defense Military Spouse Employment Partnership. By joining the Military Spouse Employment Partnership, Frontline National is becoming part of an even larger collective effort to support military spouse employment.

Job Duties include but are not limited to:

• Assists physicians with patient care; properly fits and applies pre-operative braces, crutches, and other soft goods; assists in preparation for and application of casts and orthopedic appliances; changes dressings; removes sutures, casts, and splints.

• Assists physicians and nurses with orthopedic procedures, including wound care, aspirations, minor surgical procedures, fracture reductions, etc; instructs patients in cast and traction care and the use of orthopedic appliances.

• Maintains clean and well-stocked cast and soft goods room; orders special supplies and/or equipment.

• Coordinates data collection resources for the clinic information systems.

• Remains current with orthopedic trends, care and supplies; performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Completion of the following:

• Graduate with High School Diploma or equivalent with additional training or education; supplemented with one (1) year of related experience in an accredited health care hospital which results in familiarity with and knowledge of hospital or clinic routines and procedures in orthopedics, including orthopedic trauma service, pediatrics, hand, foot and ankle, sports, and/or spine.

Experience: Candidates must have the following experience:

• Minimum of one (1) year experience in the last two (2) years in an accredited health care hospital

• General medical ethics, telephone etiquette, excellent communications, and customer service skills required.

Security:

• National Background Investigation

• Must have reliable transportation to and from site

License/Certification and Training:

• Current Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) from the American Heart Association

• Maintain a national certification by American Society of Orthopedic Professionals (ASOP) or National Board for Certification of Orthopedic Technologists (NBCOT)

Schedule:

• Monday to Friday

• Varied Shift

• 40 Hours per Week