Orthotist and/or Prosthetist (Certified or Board Eligible)

Business Unit:  Otto Bock Patient Care, LLC
Location: 

Rogers, AR, US, 72758

Contract Type:  regular
Scope of employment:  full-time
Contact Person:  Lisa Castro
Contact Information: 
Job ID:  6513

Summary Statement

Jonesboro Prosthetic & Orthotic Laboratory (JP&O) provides world class technology and service in this fast-growing mid-sized southern town with a population of over 500,000 people. Rogers is quickly becoming a destination city as the World headquarters of Walmart, Tyson foods, and J.B Hunt Transportation, along with VA Hospital and Mercy Health System. In 2021, Jonesboro Prosthetics and Orthotics joined Ottobock Patient Care. We took the best of patient care and partnered with the best in new technology from Ottobock like the C-Brace, MyCRO Band Helmet, and the Genium/X3 Microprocessor knee, which combines excellence in patient care with new technology and innovation.

 

We are looking for a Resident, Board Eligible or Certified Orthotist and/or Prosthetist at our Rogers, AR location. 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Deliver quality orthotics, prosthetics and professional services in relation to patient care.
  • Assist in actual fabrication as may be needed to assure, quality, fit function, timely delivery, or responsiveness to individual patient need.
  • Perform fitting, including static and dynamic alignments.
  • Instruct patient in use of device.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Identify and create improvements to processes to promote efficiency and productivity.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Effective communication skills for accurate, concise, and organized oral and written presentation. 
  • Ability to work collaboratively and participate with a team approach.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build professional relationships with clinical and non-clinical personnel, patients, and caregivers. 
  • Self-motivated and detail oriented.
  • Exceptional organizational skills with ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks to completion. 
  • 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.
  • Master's Orthotic program completion required.
  • Thorough understanding of the principles of biomechanics, pathomechanics, gait analysis, kinesiology, anatomy, and physiology.
  • Knowledge of componentry and its suitability and reliability for specific uses.
  • Comprehension of medical terminology. 

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!


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