Cert Orthopedic Rad Tech AdventHealth Medical Group West Florida
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Rollover PDO with service year increases in accrual
Comprehensive benefits package; including tuition reimbursement and matching 403b plan
Patient facing positions receiving company paid initial sets of scrubs
Company Discount programs
You Will Be Responsible For:
Performs waived laboratory testing and basic radiological examinations, including all quality controls/clerical duties. Processes reference laboratory specimens to include venipuncture, specimen handling/ labeling, and tracking results.
Obtains a brief summary of presenting patient's chief complaint. Evaluates for age-appropriate behavior motor skills and physiological norms of the patient. Documents vital signs, allergies, current medications, LMP and pain scale threshold if appropriate. Assesses for signs of abuse or neglect.
Applies orthopedic devices and dressings as ordered. Functions appropriately in clinical emergencies. Evaluates effectiveness of interventions. Interprets and verifies physician orders correctly. Investigates questionable situations.
Performs diagnostic testing to include EKG, spirometry, audiometry, titmus, and pulse oximetry to facilitate patient flow. These duties may be added at the discretion of the director/center manager/nursing coordinator based on individual facility needs.
Appropriately relays discharge instructions/care to the patient or family utilizing approved after-care instruction tools.
Follows CDC isolation guidelines, infection control practices, demonstrates appropriate use of PPE, performs hand washing according to policy and enforces safety regulations.
Prepares appropriate casting supplies when applying and/or removing casts, splints, and braces.
Completes orders and tasks for applying and/or removing casts and documents accurately in the
practice's designated system.
What You Will Need:
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
Must be able to operate a variety of laboratory and radiological equipment and work with electrical and radiant energy.
Current proficiency in CPR
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Certified through the National Board for Certification of orthopaedic Technologists is required.
Current, valid CPR certification is required (BLS) through AHA.
BMO certification required.
The Certified Orthopedic Technician-Radiology Certified Position works closely with physician and other staff members to care for patients ranging in age from pediatric to geriatric and performs a wide variety of patient care activities in an urgent, acute care setting. Performs the duties of a staff certified orthopedic technician- Radiology certified under the order of a Florida Hospital Physician Group physician; performs a variety of patient care activities within the scope of a certified orthopedic technician-radiology certified with minimum of supervision. Must demonstrate independent judgement and initiative. Assumes responsibility for performing radiographic examinations that are technically satisfactory, properly positioned, and processed adequately. Performs laboratory procedures following accepted OSHA precautions and CLIA guidelines. Also performs basic clinical duties to facilitate patient flow. Responsible for QA duties directly related to laboratory and radiology. Position is responsible for maintaining a clean, orderly, and safe environment for patients, visitors, clients and team members. Follows all infection control policies and procedures. Is essential in maintaining organization and facilitating patient flow to minimize wait times.
Adheres to AHS/ Florida Hospital Physician Group Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service/patient experience and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
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