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Orthopedic Technician

Orthopedic Technician

Job Description

Job Summary:

The orthopedic Technician is responsible for assembling and maintaining orthopedic equipment and supplies throughout the hospital. Provide orthopedic care for patients in all patients care areas. Follows established procedures for charge items; ensures all charges are properly recorded and posted to patient accounts if indicated. Participates as a preceptor and or resource person for new technicians and assists in teaching students, RN and Residents. Applies proper and professional communications skills between personnel within the department and to other departments. Presents a personable and professional attitude to patients, their families and/or partners in care, physicians and staff.

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Previous hospital patient care experience required.
  • Orthopedic experience preferred.
  • Certified Nursing Assistant certification preferred.
  • CPR required.
  • Additional Responsibilities:
  • Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times
  • Adheres to and exhibits our core values:
    Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for all creation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God and acknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us.
    Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness.
    Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human community.
    Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.
  • Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times
  • Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines
  • Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members
  • Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community
  • Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers. CB|

  • Shift:  1

  • Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period:  16

  • Weekends Required:  Occasional

  • Status:  PRN
  • Job Snapshot

    Employment Type Full-Time
    Job Type Health Care
    Education High School
    Experience Not Specified
    Manages Others Not Specified
    Industry Healthcare - Health Services
    Required Travel Not Specified
    Job ID 1400023035
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    Orthopedic Technician

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