Avosys Technology Inc

Orthopedic Technician

Job Locations US-AZ-Tucson
ID
2021-1245
Category
Healthcare - Allied/Clinical
Type
Full-Time

Overview

Avosys is a growing integrator of professional, technological and management solutions services. Founded in 1998, Avosys provides services nationwide to Federal, Commercial, Local and State clients. We recognize the foundation of our firm is our people and we continue to rise above our competition by hiring the best.

 

Is it your calling to serve our Nation’s Heroes? Avosys is seeking a Orthopedic Technician to provide outpatient services to the military and their families at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson, AZ.

  • Maximize family time with no weekend, Holiday, or on-call requirements
  • Maintain work-life balance with guaranteed 8-hour shifts
  • Take advantage of our competitive, comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, short-term disability, long-term disability & 401(k)

Responsibilities

  • Screen, check-in, and escort patients to treatment areas.
  • Accurately prepare room & patient for examinations, therapeutic measures and procedures assuring all needed equipment and supplies are available prior to the start of the exam.
  • Take, monitor and record physiological measurements.
  • Triage urgent needs.
  • Assist with medical treatment, diagnostic and therapeutic procedures per treatment protocols.
  • Prepare and administer medications under the supervision of a nurse or health care provider.
  • Chaperone patients.
  • Assemble, maintain, and operate medical, diagnostic and therapeutic equipment.
  • Maintain or assist with appropriate and accurate health record storage and retrieval systems.
  • Provide patient/parent education as requested.
  • Perform or assist with the performance of specialized testing and examinations (i.e. ekg/Intra-compartment test).
  • Assist with routine and emergency orthopedic procedures.
  • Upon completion of procedures and examinations, properly clean and organize room and perform any necessary cleaning of equipment as established by departmental policies and procedures and standards.
  • The technician shall be primarily required to perform orthopedic services. When the services are not required, or the technician's services are more urgently required elsewhere, the technician may be assigned by the Chief of Orthopedic Services to provide support in other sections/departments of the Military Treatment Facility (MTF) commensurate with their experience.
  • Ensure all equipment is properly cleaned and stored at the end of each work shift. Ensure preventive maintenance and routine cleaning are performed as directed.
  • Ensure safe work environment is properly cleaned and stored at the end of each work shift.
  • Provide patients with the utmost care and attention. Assure all patients of their privacy and person dignity.
  • Prepare all documentation to meet or exceed established standards of the MTF, to include but not limited to: timeliness, accuracy, content and signature. Only MTF and Air Force approved abbreviations shall be used for documentation of the patient health record. Screen charts, order procedures and prepare charts must have casting and splinting experience of at least 12 months within the last 24 months.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited Medical Orthopedic Course
  • At least 12 months experience within the past 24 months.

License - Certifications

  • A current specialty area certificate from an accredited national, state or military trained equivalent school, and show the ability to perform position duties.

Other Information

Industry: Defense

US Citizenship Required: Yes

Background Check: Required

Current Clearance Level Required: None

Telework: No

Travel: No

 

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.  If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact (210) 888-0775 or Jobs@Avosys.com for assistance.

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