Apr 13, 2021

Ortho Tech 2-Certified

  • Loma Linda University Medical Center
  • Loma Linda, CA, USA

Job Description

Orthopedics - Family Medical Office - (Full-Time, Day Shift) -

Our mission is to participate in Jesus Christ’s ministry, bringing health, healing, and wholeness to humanity by: Creating a supportive faculty practice framework that allows Loma Linda University School of Medicine physicians and surgeons to educate, conduct research, and deliver quality health care with optimum efficiency, deploying a motivated and competent workforce trained in customer service and whole person care principles and providing safe, seamless and satisfying health care encounters for patients while upholding the highest standards of fiscal integrity and clinical ethics. Our core values are compassion, integrity, excellence, teamwork, humility, and justice.

The Certified Orthopedic Technologist-Two (2) performs patient-oriented procedures and tasks at all LLUHC/S Orthopedic Clinic sites, within the scope of their education and training, and under the supervision of a physician, supervisor, or licensed staff person. Applies, adjusts and removes all common orthopedic devices and provides training as needed. Must demonstrate positive interpersonal relations and professional communication skills when dealing with patients, physicians, students, fellow employees, administration, other departments and outside agencies. Perform other duties as needed.

Successful completion of an Orthopedic Technology or Allied Health training program required. Minimum two years of clinical experience required; Medical Assistant training and/or experience preferred. Current Orthopedic Technologist certificate required. Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required within ninety (90) days of hire. Valid Driver’s License required at time of hire.

Able to keyboard 40 wpm. Able to read; write legibly; speak in English with professional quality; use computer, printer, and software programs necessary to the position (e.g., Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint). Operate/troubleshoot basic office equipment required for the position; Able to relate and communicate positively, effectively, and professionally with others; work calmly and respond courteously when under pressure; collaborate and accept direction. Able to communicate effectively in English in person, in writing, and on the telephone; think critically; manage multiple assignments effectively; organize and prioritize workload; work well under pressure; problem solve; recall information with accuracy; pay close attention to detail; work independently with minimal supervision. Able to distinguish colors as necessary; hear sufficiently for general conversation in person and on the telephone, and identify and distinguish various sounds associated with the workplace; see adequately to read computer screens, and written documents necessary to the position.

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