May 08, 2021

Orthopedic Tech

  • VCU Health System
  • Richmond, VA, USA

Job Description

  • JOB SUMMARY
    • The chief objective of this position:

      • Under the supervision of a licensed independent practitioner, applies casts, splints and other DME to the Orthopaedic patient population in an outpatient setting. Provides patient/family teaching to a wide variety of patients with varying educational levels. Orders and maintains supplies in the cast room.
    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire:

      • Orthopedic Technician Certified (OTC) by the National Board for Certification of Orthopaedic Technologist (NBCOT) preferred
    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment:

      • BLS Certification required
      • Current/active OTC certification preferred
    • Experience REQUIRED:

      • N/A
    • Experience PREFERRED

      • Previous experience in the outpatient clinical setting
    • Education/training REQUIRED:

      • High school diploma or GED required
    • Education/training PREFERRED:

      • N/A