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Orthopedic Technician

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: LPG Orthopedics
Categories: Clinical Support
Type: Full-Time
Shift: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Schedule: Days

Description:

Position requires Medical Assistant experience in an Ortho office setting.

Join our team of mission-driven and compassionate caregivers and be part our journey to Exceptional Patient Experience.


Responsible for providing excellent customer experience in a team based environment while assisting in all aspects of an orthopedic practice. This position is responsible for patient safety, assisting in small office procedures, processing lab specimens, the safe operation of medical equipment and the application, measurement and utilization of braces, splints and casts. This position does not administer medications. The Orthopedic Tech assists in the preparation of medications for the provider and the documentation in EMR. This position addresses patient questions and concerns with information as directed by provider. Duties of this position can include scheduling support, authorization assistance, scanning or other medical practice assistance as directed.

Requirements:

Educational Requirements

Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Preferred
and/or
High School Diploma or EquivalentRequiredand

Additional Requirements

Formal patient training required (CNA, EMT or MA) required.

Experience Requirements

Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferred
and/or
2 YearsPatient CareRequired

Additional Requirements

Orthopedic patient care experience preferred.

State of Florida Licensure Requirements

LicensesRequired/
Preferred
and/or

Certifications/Registration Requirements

Certificates/RegistrationsRequired/
Preferred
and/or
BLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)Required

Additional Requirements

Orthopedic Technical Training program with Certification or degree preferred.