Certified Pedorthist- Southeastern, KY- Growing Practice!

Reference Number: 16139880
Location: Bowling Green, Kentucky, US;Corbin, Kentucky, US;London, Kentucky, US
Category: Medical / Health

We are looking for a Certified Pedorthist to join a growing organization in Southeastern KY.  This is a full time permanent opportunity, Monday-Friday.  This individual needs to care about the welfare of patients and continue to support the needs of a podiatry practice.  

 

Job duties include but are not limited to:

 

Performing Patient Assessments

  • Gait analysis including temporal and spatial assessment;
  • Range of motion;
  • Footwear analysis;
  • Review of potentially complicated health factors; Circulation; Skin integrity;

Formulation of a treatment

  • Verification and evaluation of prescription/documentation;
  • A needs assessment based on patient and/or caregiver input;
  • Development of functional goals;
  • Analysis of structural and design requirements;

Implementation of the treatment plan

  • Casting and measuring for custom footwear;
  • Material selection and fabrication;
  • Fitting and modifying standard and orthopedic footware.
  • Accommodating/incorporating complementary assistive devices;
  • Fabrication of pedorthic devices;
  • Device structural evaluation;
  • Patient education and instruction.

Follow-up treatment plan

  • Documentation of functional changes;
  • Formulation of modifications to ensure successful outcomes;
  • Reassessment of patient expectations and treatment objectives;
  • Development of long term treatment plan;
  • Confirmation of patient education and instruction.

This is an immediate need.  Please feel free to reach out directly for more details:

 

Jena Baxter

jbaxter@thenewellgroup.com

864.412.3363

 

 

Jena H. Baxter

Sr. Account Manager, Healthcare Recruiting

Specializing in the Orthotic & Prosthetic Industry

 

The Newell Group
2082 Woodruff Road, Suite B
Greenville, SC 29607

Office: 864.288.0011 ext.204
Direct: 864.412.3363

Cell: 864.386.6999

Fax: 864.412.3363

jbaxter@thenewellgroup.com

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Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)