Lead Prosthetist Orthotist in beautiful Lakeshore, MI- Hospital Environment

Reference Number: 16140015
Location:  
Category: Medical / Health

We are looking for several Certified Prosthetist Orthotists for numerous locations in the State of Michigan. This position requires an individual with some managerial background or leadership potential.  The CPO will lead a group of practitioners who focus on both orthotics and prosthetics, as well as hold their own patient load.

 

This is a great opportunity in a hospital environment and direct referral sources.  

 

Job duties include but are not limited to:

 

  • Evaluate patients to determine their needs
  • Measure patients in order to design and fit medical devices
  • Design orthopedic and prosthetic devices based on physicians' prescriptions
  • Take a mold or scan of the part of a patient’s body that will be fitted with a brace or artificial limb
  • Select materials to be used for the orthotic or prosthetic device
  • Fit, test, and adjust devices on patients
  • Instruct patients on how to use and care for their devices
  • Repair or update prosthetic and orthotic devices
  • Document care and update patients' records

This is a fulltime position, Monday- Friday.  Competitive salary, benefits, car allowance, and much more! 

 

All correspondence is confidential. Please contact us directly for additional details and specifics on the work environment and culture:

 

Jena Baxter

jbaxter@thenewellgroup.com

864.412.3363

 

or 

 

Kim Squires

ksquires@thenewellgroup.com

864.509.9055

Standard Management (Manager/Supervisor of Staff)