Orthopedic Technician FT Days Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Location: Orlando, Florida
Internal Number: 21034163
Orthopedic Technician- AdventHealth Medical Group- Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Location: 2501 North Orange, Ste 514, Orlando, FL 32804
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Medical Group
Faith based & mission driven organization
Central Florida’s premier multi-specialty medical group
Comprehensive Employee Benefits such as Educational Reimbursement
CREATION Health employee wellness and lifestyle programs
Positive working climate to support a work life balance
Work Hours/Shift: Full-time/8:00am 5:00pm Monday-Friday
You Will Be Responsible For:
Demonstrates through behavior Advent Health’s core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship, and Teamwork are outlined in its Performance Excellence Program.
Provide inpatient and outpatient services necessary and consistent with the daily duties of an orthopedic practice.
Complete patient intake and room to include but not limited to height, weight, patient history, etc.
Responds to orders promptly per department guidelines.
Supplies and promptly applies soft goods and off-the-shelf braces to patients as ordered by the Physicians and Advance Practice Providers or Scope of Practice.
Assist with placing patients into traction and adjust traction equipment as ordered by the Physicians and Advance Practice Providers
Assists with or applies and removes casts and splints, including bivalved, long arm, short arm, long leg, short leg, hip spica, and clubfoot casts. Trimming and modification of casts and DME fitting for patients as ordered by the Physicians and Advance Practice Providers
Assist physician with minor office procedures, bedside/inpatient minor procedures, wound care, wound vac application, and operating room assistance with cast application, traction application, and patient positioning.
Triage clinical calls to help facilitate patient questions and concerns specific to the responsibilities of the orthopedic technician.
Communicates information clearly and precisely to fellow technicians 100% of the time so that coverage will not be affected by a change of staffing as observed by the manager.
Communicate clear and provide patient education on cast care and DME equipment
Documents accurately, thoroughly, and timely using measurable terminology and acceptable abbreviations
Participates in practice changes as a result of performance improvement activities. Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department.
Practices principles of employee and patient safety when performing daily job activities via observation.
Complies with FH Compliance Plan, rules, and regulations of all local, state, and federal agencies. Complies with all accrediting bodies and payers' standards as evident through documentation reviews, tracers, and rounds results. Takes responsibility for the environment of care by monitoring and taking action as needed.
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