Prosthetist Orthotist

Business Unit:  Otto Bock Patient Care, LLC
Location: 

Jonesboro, AR, US, 72401

Contract Type:  regular
Scope of employment:  full-time
Contact Person:  Lisa Castro
Contact Information: 
Job ID:  6449

Summary Statement

For many years, JP&O has provided the highest quality care to our patients and we continue to do so by ways of improving our level of service. We are pleased to announce that we have joined Ottobock.care and we are proud to take the next steps in joining this excellent network of orthotics and prosthetics clinics. We believe in giving our practitioners the freedom of choice to provide the best care possible for their patients and with access to the latest technologies and techniques, you'll have the tools and resources you need to deliver truly personalized and innovative solutions.

 

We have an exciting opportunity for a Certified (or Board Eligible) Prosthetist Orthotist in Jonesboro, AR. Join our expanding team and see why JP&O was a 2021 and 2022 Best of Northwest Arkansas Small Business Awards recipient.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Deliver quality orthotics, prosthetics, and professional services in relation to patient care.
  • Assist with fabrication as may be needed to assure, quality, fit function, timely delivery, or responsiveness to individual patient need.
  • Evaluate prosthetic/orthotic on patient, adjust to assure fit, function, medical efficacy, and quality of work and perform outcome measures as appropriate.
  • Post-delivery service and adjustments for assigned patients.
  • Provide information to administrative staff to conduct reimbursement activities.
  • Maintenance of all patient charts and records of care and service, current and complete each day.
  • Training of Technicians, Apprentices, Fitters, and/or other Practitioners, as appropriate.
  • Develop a referral and client base that will profitably contribute to the practice's capabilities to better serve patients, referral sources and employees.
  • Market the organization's professional services, through the development of strong professional relationships with physicians, therapists, patients, and other referral sources.
  • Achieve and maintain professional knowledge and technical skills required to perform all other primary responsibilities. This specifically includes, current "state of the art" knowledge, procedures, components, and materials including application based on diagnosis.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Ability to communicate in oral and written forms work effectively with a wide range of people, including, patients, caregivers, vendors, suppliers, providers, co-workers, and management.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and participate in the team approach and provide future vision of patient care.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks to completion.
  • Exceptional organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to use good judgment in resolving issues.
  • Proficient computer skills; Proficient in MS Office and databases.
  • A valid driver’s license with no limitations operating a motor vehicle; must have a reliable vehicle.
  • Successful completion of a criminal background check.
  • Bachelor’s Degree OR Master’s in Orthotics and Prosthetics.
  • In states where licensure is required, the ability to obtain and maintain state licensure may be required as well.
  • Three years of experience in Orthotics and Prosthetics preferred, depending on CPO or CO.

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: Jonesboro