Certified Prosthetist Orthotist

Business Unit:  Otto Bock Patient Care, LLC
Location: 

Albuquerque, NM, US, 87108

Contract Type:  regular
Scope of employment:  full-time
Contact Person:  Lisa Castro
Contact Information: 
Job ID:  6441

Summary Statement

Active Life specializes in Prosthetic, Orthotic and Compression solutions by treating, nurturing and transforming clients' lives, empowering them into active opportunity through our unparalleled clinical services and products. In 2021, Active Life joined Ottobock Patient Care. Ottobock is known for its worldwide excellence in prosthetic technology and quality patient care, and this collaboration supports our shared vision to advance innovation, improve access to care, and most importantly deliver the best possible patient care experiences. We believe in giving our practitioners the freedom of choice to provide the best care possible to patients. Join us and experience the freedom to care.

 

We are currently seeking a dynamic Clinical Manager or Certified Prosthetist Orthotist to support our Albuquerque, NM and Santa FE, NM clinics. 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Drives revenue growth and maintains exceptional clinical skills, processes, and products.
  • Supports initiatives from OBPC and Shared Services leadership.
  • Meet with clinicians, case managers and other referral sources to review orthotic services and capabilities; develop and enhance business relationships to identify and secure ongoing and future sources or referrals.
  • Identifies and reconciles escalated issues/problems to ensure patient satisfaction with devices provided.
  • Provides in-service training to clinicians and allied health care professionals.
  • Utilizes effective materials management, quality, and performance processes to maximize device quality and medical efficacy, maintaining a proper balance with costs and operational/financial performance.
  • Accomplishes financial objectives by forecasting requirements and reviewing monthly/quarterly/annual budgets.
  • Participates in the development of the educational curriculum including online education, in-house seminars, regional training at other locations as well as technical presentations and workshops at various professional association meetings.
  • Participates in continuing education to be proficient in techniques and material properties.
  • Identifies and creates improvements to processes to promote efficiency and productivity. This specifically includes current "state of the art" knowledge, procedures, components, and materials including application based on diagnosis.
  • Treats Protected Health Information (PHI) with the strictest confidentiality in accordance with HIPAA standards and DJO policies and procedures and ensure staff are following OBPC guidelines.
  • Oversees that staff are adhering to all safety regulations; Compliance with Medicare and other governmental regulations; Compliance with bloodborne and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requirements.
  • Performs other duties or special projects as assigned

Qualifications

  • Strong computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office and databases.
  • Ability to communicate clearly, both orally and in writing and to work effectively with a wide range of people, including, vendors, suppliers, co-workers, and management.
  • Knowledge and experience in prosthetic clinical practice and technology.
  • Ability to instruct clinical and non-clinical personnel and customers on objectives of patient care services.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and participate in a team approach.
  • Excellent organizational, time management, and priortizing skills.
  • Conflict resolutions skills
  • A valid driver’s license with no limitations operating a motor vehicle; must have a reliable vehicle.
  • Bachelor’s Degree OR Master’s in Orthotics and/or Prosthetics.
  • Certified by The American Board for Certification in Orthotics and/or Prosthetics (ABC) or Board of Certification/Accreditation (BOC). 
  • 5+ years of experience in Orthotics and/or Prosthetics preferred.
  • Managers must possess three years in a lead or supervisory role in the healthcare industry.

 

Benefits

  • Medical
  • Vision
  • Dental
  • Health savings accounts with employer contribution
  • Flexible spending account options
  • Company-paid life insurance policy
  • Paid time off
  • Company holidays
  • Floating holidays
  • 100% company-paid short & long-term disability
  • 401k match up to 3.5%

Diversity at Ottobock

For us, the focus is on treating each other with respect and enjoying our work. We value diversity and therefore expressly welcome all applications regardless of gender, age, nationality, disability, ethnicity and social origin, religious beliefs or sexual orientation. This includes special consideration for severely disabled individuals with equal suitability.

Your future at Ottobock

Ottobock's products and services in the areas of Prosthetics, NeuroMobility, Patient Care, Exoskeletons developed by 'SUITX by Ottobock' and Business Solutions ensure independence and quality of life when personal mobility is restricted. With over 9,000 employees in almost 60 countries, our company is the world market leader in technical orthopedics.

Your ideas and commitment will inspire your colleagues and staff, and will further the interests of Ottobock. Be part of a dynamic, growing company with flat hierarchies. We offer a richly diverse field of work, individual development opportunities and extensive qualification programs in our Ottobock Academy.

Please only apply via our online job portal at jobs.ottobock.com. Please quote the Job-ID for the position in question, and also state your earliest starting date and salary requirements. We look forward to receiving your application!


Nearest Major Market: Albuquerque