ORA Orthopedics
  • Medical
  • Bettendorf, IA, USA
  • Part Time

We currently have a full time (30 hours per week) evening position in our Bettendorf clinic for a Cast Technician.  The hours of this position are Monday - Thursday, 1:00 pm - 8:30 pm.  The responsibilites of this position are as follows:

    • Applies and removes casts, splints, sutures and staples to patients in accordance with physician's instruction
    • Maintains appropriate level of casting supplies, placing orders in a timely manner
    • Keeps cast rooms fully stocked and ensures that the rooms are cleaned after each patient
    • Facilitates patient flow and assists physician and nursing staff with coordination of patient care including greeting and walking patients back to exam rooms and updating patient's medical information
    • Assists Physician in minor medical procedures and anticipate their needs for instruments and supplies
    • Educates patients and their caregivers regarding specific care related to casts, splints, sutures and staples

 

Job Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of medical terminology
  • Knowledge of personal computer applications and Electronic Medical Record
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs and assist in lifting patients up to 300lbs
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.  Must be able to effectively communicate and interact with patients, families, and staff from diverse backgrounds
  • Skilled in the application of casts, splints, sutures and staples

Education:

  • High school diploma or equivalent, OTC, OPA  certification is required

 Experience:

  • One year of prior casting experience is preferred

 




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