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Orthopedic Technician | Spearfish Orthopedic Clinic | Full Time 40 Hours

Spearfish, SD USA Full time 22_4608

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*Fully vaccinated means it has been at least two weeks since the completion of a COVID-19 primary vaccination series. COVID-19 primary vaccination series is defined as the administration of a single-dose vaccine (such as the Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) COVID-19 Vaccine) or the administration of all required doses of a multi-dose vaccine (such as the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine (interchangeable with the licensed Comirnaty Vaccine) or the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine).

Pay Rate Range

$17.00

to

$19.55

(Determined by the knowledge, skills, and experience of the applicant.)

Job Summary

Responsible for patient care under direction of physician or licensed healthcare provider. Performing a variety of orthopedic related activities including applying and removing dressings, removing sutures/staples, applying, and removing casts and splints.

Monument Health offers competitive wages and benefits on qualifying positions. Some of those benefits can include:

*Supportive work culture

*Medical, Vision and Dental Coverage

*Retirement Plans, Health Savings Account, and Flexible Spending Account

*Instant pay is available for qualifying positions

*Paid Time Off Accrual Bank

*Opportunities for growth and advancement

*Tuition assistance/reimbursement

*Excellent pay differentials on qualifying positions (extra pay for working evening, nights or weekends)

*Flexible scheduling

Job Description

Essential Functions:

  • Assist providers in back office duties including rooming patients, taking vital signs, and patient history, and assisting with minor procedures.
  • Apply and remove dressings, removal of sutures/staples, apply and remove casts and splints.
  • Supports and assists with patient care activities in collaboration with nurse.
  • Perform basic triage per specific office protocol procedures.
  • Place x-ray orders based on Provider protocols.
  • Maintain work area, exam rooms, supplies, and medications.
  • Assists with supply management and ordering.
  • Perform associated clerical tasks including scheduling, filing, recalls, etc.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Additional Requirements

Required:

Education - High School Diploma/GED Equivalent

Experience - 1+ years Healthcare Experience

Certifications - Within 60 days of hire, Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Professional Certification - American Heart Association (AHA)

Preferred:

Certification - Certified Orthopedic Technician

Medium work - Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

Job Category

Nursing

Job Family

Nursing Support

Department

MHMC-SP Ortho E. Colorado Blvd. Orthopedic Surgery

Scheduled Weekly Hours

40

Shift

Employee Type

Regular

62 Monument Health Spearfish Hospital

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