Mark Twain Medical Center is a member of Dignity Health. The word "dignity" perfectly defines what our organization stands for, showing respect for all people by providing excellent care.
Mark Twain Medical Center opened on August 26, 1951 and is located in beautiful San Andreas California. Since opening, Mark Twain has provided the highest quality health care for all those needing medical care in Calaveras County. We offer care, expert staff and state-of-the-art equipment to meet the growing needs of our community and are committed to the values of dignity, collaboration, justice, stewardship and excellence.
The Orthopedic Tech Coordinator provides clerical support and maintains the department in a clean and orderly condition according to prescribed procedures. Performs casting, splinting, traction applications and various soft good applications. Works with providers and nursing staff to coordinate ongoing orthopedic needs. Assists providers with wound care. Manages supplies and
equipment needed in the orthopedic area. Assists with activities as required within the clinic. Provides sterilization of equipment if assigned.
One year minimum experience in a health related clerical position OR one year's experience in general hospital setting
Must have legible handwriting, knowledge of spelling, grammar and basic arithmetic
Demonstrated skills in dealing with the public and telephone courtesy
Self motivated; able to initiate tasks as instructed
Able to do work in spite of frequent interruptions
Ability to read English and able to read computer/monitor screens and computer printouts
Able to perform mathematical calculations
High level of concentration and attention to detail
Ability to work with a team and prioritize work
Basic computer skills with Outlook, Lawson, Access and Dignity Health Applications
Certificationsin medical terminology
Certified Orthopedic Tech or advance Orthopedic studies