5 DAYS - 8 HOURS
Orthopedic Technician Senior-Specialty Orthopedic
CHRISTUS Santa Rosa
CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Medical Center Tower II PBC
2833 Babcock Road
San Antonio, TX 78229
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Responsible for applying and removing plaster or fiberglass casts on patients with fractures, sprains or torn muscles; maintaining cast working area; assisting the supervising physician or nurse as needed; and assisting with surgical procedures and with admitting and screening patients.
·High school diploma or equivalent.
·Knowledge of standard sterile techniques and principles/methods used in preparing, applying and removing casts.
·Ability to interact and communicate effectively with staff and patients and work productively and independently with minimal supervision.
·Experience working in a fast-paced clinic with a diverse population.
·Ability to be flexible and adapt to changes.
·Bilingual English/Spanish, preferred.
·Pediatric experience, preferred.
·2 years of experience in a hospital, institution, nursing home or private practice setting which has included direct basic patient care.
·CPR certification, required.
·Certification from an accredited Medical Assistant program, preferred.
·Orthopedic Technologist certification, preferred.