Prosthetist Orthotist (CPO) - Marion IL
Experience the power of P&O! NovaCare Prosthetics and Orthotics center in Marion, IL is now hiring a compassionate and driven ABC Certified Full Time Prosthetist Orthotist (CPO) to provide exceptional patient care experiences. Oversees all stages of design, fabrication, fitting and maintenance of prosthetic devices related to patients’ needs, as indicated by a physician. American Board Certified (ABC) certification in Prosthetics/Orthotics required. Our highly trained and respected therapy team provides services that maximize functionality and promote the well-being of our patients. Our work environment offers a great opportunity to provide skilled care to our patients and grow within our Prosthetics and Orthotics division. $5000 sign on bonus offered for this role!
Hours Needed: 40 hours weekly Mon - Fri
- Lower Extremity Orthotics
- Lower Extremity Prosthetics
- Upper Extremity Orthotics
- Upper Extremity Prosthetics
- Foot Orthotics
- Knee Bracing
- Body Powered Designs
- Cranial Helmets
- Microprocessor Ankles
- Microprocessor Feet
- Microprocessor Knees
- Myoelectric Designs
Compensation. Commensurate with experience.
Benefits. The following is the benefits package:
- UNMATCHED continuing education program with internal CEU courses, national certifications and more.
- Company matching 401(k)
- Affordable PPO Benefits
- Generous Paid Time Off
- Loan Repayment Assistance
- Competitive salary, BONUS and more!
Applying. To apply, create an on-line profile and upload your resume to complete our HR application.
Novacare Prosthetics and Orthotics is part of Select Medical Corporation's Outpatient Division, a nationally prominent, locally driven provider of outpatient physical rehabilitation with approximately 1800 locations in 38 states and the District of Columbia. Throughout the country we operate primarily as Select Physical Therapy, NovaCare Rehabilitation, Kessler Rehabilitation Center and KORT. Our highly respected clinical team provides preventative and rehabilitative services that maximize functionality and promote well-being. We develop individualized treatment plans to help achieve each patient's specific goals. Our integrated local market network allows us to effectively partner with physicians, employers, payors and case managers to achieve optimal patient outcomes in a cost-effective manner. We also provide physical therapy and athletic training services to professional sports teams, colleges, universities and high. #ACN
Oversees all stages of design, fabrication, fitting and maintenance of orthotic/prosthetic devices related to patients’ needs, as indicated by a physician. Assists physicians with the evaluation and analysis of the patient’s need for orthotic/prosthetic services. Ensures proper patient management is consistent with established practices for orthotic/prosthetic care. Identifies and reconciles issues/problems to ensure patient satisfaction with devices provided. Ensures highest standards of patient care are provided to all patients, including but not limited to adequate follow-up with patients and physicians. Reviews new techniques and materials to ensure the widest range of flexibility and services offered. Maintains accurate documentation to clearly define goals, issues and solutions for each patient. Provides administrative staff with information to conduct reimbursement activities. Provides information to facility management to ensure proper management of inventory and materials. Meets with physicians, case managers and other referral sources to market orthotics/prosthetics services and capabilities. Provides on-call services, as necessary. Recommends treatment options to physicians, when necessary.
Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from an accredited college or university from a recognized Orthotics and Prosthetics school.
American Board Certified (ABC) certification in Orthotics Prosthetics required.
Minimum of two (2) years experience in providing orthotic services under the supervision of a certified practitioner.
Ability to walk, stand, bend, and reach consistently throughout a work day/shift.
Must have manual dexterity in hands in order to fabricate appliances. Must be able to lift casts up to 75 pounds.
Appropriate manual dexterity to enable typing (including10-key) throughout a work day/shift.
Ability to lift up to 25lbs, safely, from ground to waist using proper body mechanics.
Ability to carry office supplies up to 10lbs.
Visual acuity (near and distant) sufficient to maintain accurate records, recognize people and understand written direction.
Ability to speak and hear sufficiently to understand and give directions.
Select Medical is committed to having a workforce that reflects diversity at all levels and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and employees are treated during employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.
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