Orthopedic Technician Seattle, Full-time

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POST DATE 9/3/2016
END DATE 11/8/2016

Group Health Cooperative Seattle, WA

Company
Group Health Cooperative
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
161920
AJE Ref #
576081461
Location
Seattle, WA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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We have an opening for an Orthopedic Tech in our fast paced Orthopedic Clinic at our capitol Hill Medical Center. You will work with a team of surgeons, PA's, plus RN's and support staff.

If you are an experienced Orthopedic Technician or Ma with skills in casting, splinting, pin and suture removal and looking for a great growth opportunity, please apply on-line.

Major job responsibilities include:

* Assist the physician/physician assistant in the Capitol Hill Orthopedic clinic with the application and removal of casts and orthopedic devices

* Provide support to the team with other duties within scope of practice

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
Minimum: 1 year current experience as an Orthopedic Technician in an ambulatory setting or Ma with heavy casting and other ortho experience.

KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS
Minimum: Basic or limited Knowledge of different types of casts: application and removal.Suture removal. Familiar with basic medical terminology, especially orthopedic terminology.
Preferred: Intermediate Advanced knowledge of the application and removal of casts.Independent in the workplace.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Minimum: Graduate of an Orthopedic tech program or equivalent on-the-job traning; or Ma with casting experience.

CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
Minimum: Apply for Medical Assistant, registered within 7 days of hire.
Preferred: Certified ortho tech

Group Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status.

Schedule: Full-time
J2W code: NUR5E