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Certified Orthotic Fitter

OSS Health
Job Description
Listing Category:
Clinic
Requirements and Responsibilities:
QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION:
Education
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Qualifications:
  • Certified ABC or BOC Orthotic Fitter or ATC required.
  • Current CPR or BLS required or the ability to obtain before working independently with patients.
  • Must possess excellent communication skills, including daily interaction with patients and collaboration with physicians, management/leadership and other organizational personnel.
  • Must have proficient computer skills including but not limited to Microsoft Outlook and Electronic Medical Record Experience.
  • Independent judgment necessary to work in accordance with department practices and general directives received by Supervisors.
  • Must have the ability to work independently and utilize time management, prioritization and multi-tasking skills.
  • Must show flexibility in altering schedule to accommodate departmental needs as necessary
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Assumes responsibility and accountability for care provided and tasks assigned.
  • Educates patients and measures and properly fits various orthoses.
  • Performs final fitting of custom orthotics only under the supervision of the certified orthoses.
  • Performs necessary patient documentation and patient log sheets to aid in precertification and accurate claim processing.
  • Communicates significant clinical issues, consistent with the organizational policies, procedures, guidelines and mission, to Supervisor.
  • Manages patient assignments effectively. 
  • Maintains confidentiality regarding patients and all aspects of care.
  • Participates in educational activities, unit meetings and quality initiatives.
  • Attends and actively participates in regular staff meetings.
  • Provides accurate and time appropriate patient report to healthcare providers caring for or assuming care of the patient.
  • Accurately completes all documentation and/or reports within the shift of occurrence and immediately communicates critical incidents to the supervisor.
  • Documents in the medical record in a clear, accurate and detailed manner.
  • Follows, maintains and promotes safety and infection control standards.
  • Consistently adheres to all policies, procedures and all federal and state regulations.
    • Demonstrates an awareness of patient safety and proper body mechanics when moving patients or equipment.
    • Assumes responsibility for own personal continuing education and developmental needs.
    • Aids in Clinical Staff education of off-the-shelf devices.
    • Other duties as assigned.
 
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