Rehab Tech Per Diem for The Paley Institute in West Palm Beach

    Tenet Healthcare Corporation
    Boca Raton, FL 33427
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    JOB SUMMARY

    The 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.

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    This position is located :

    Paley Orthopedic & Spine Institute

    901 45th Street, Kimmel Building

    West Palm Beach, Florida 33407

    Qualifications:

    EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE

    Include 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

    Job: Therapy and Rehabilitation

    Primary Location: Boca Raton, Florida

    Facility: The Paley Institute

    Job Type: PT2Y

    Shift Type: Days
    Posting ID: 559419057Posted: 2020-06-24