Full time position available (80 hrs. biwkly.) for an Orthopaedic Technician on 9 West. The Ortho Tech is accountable for assisting in the delivery of nursing care and treatment to a realm of patients with orthopaedic injuries, joint replacements and other orthopaedic surgical interventions in addition to the duties required of an Orthopaedic Cast Room Technician. The types of patients served include the orthopaedic, trauma, neurosurgical, physical rehabilitation and spinal cord injury patient.
QualificationsHigh school graduate of GED equivalent. Orthopaedic Tech Certification eligible through the National Board for Certification of Orthopaedic Technology. Certification must be attained within one (1) year after date of hire. CPR and PA-EMT required. Previous Orthopaedic Technician experience preferred.