Licensed Orthotist, Certified Fitter or ABC / BOC Orthotist

Licensed Orthotist, Certified Fitter or ABC / BOC Orthotist

We currently have two positions open for full-time employment at our Columbus and Dublin, Ohio Patient Care Facilities.

We are seeking:

  1. a Licensed Orthotist or Licensed Orthotist/Prosthetist
  2. a Certified Fitter or ABC/BOC Orthotist.

These individuals will be responsible for the evaluation, designing, fabrication and fitting of custom orthopedic bracing and supports, as well as, work with our established team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate patients in order to determine their appliance needs, as well as, identify factors that could affect the fit and/or function of the patient’s custom brace.
  • Measure and/or cast patients for their custom device.
  • Design orthopedic devices, based on physicians’ prescriptions, and examination and measurement of patients.
  • Fit, evaluate and test devices on patients, as well as, make adjustments for proper fit, function, and comfort.
  • Instruct patients and provide written instructions regarding the use and care of orthoses.
  • Maintain patients’ records in accordance with ABC and State Board standards.
  • Select materials and components to be used, based on device design.
  • Confer with physicians in order to formulate specifications and prescriptions for orthopedic devices.
  • Update skills and knowledge by attending conferences, seminars and educational workshops.
  • Show and explain orthopedic devices to healthcare professionals.

Requirements:

  • Must be currently licensed in the State of Ohio and/or certified with ABC or BOC.
  • Must maintain CEU’s in accordance with licensure guidelines and/or ABC, BOC.
  • Must adhere to the guidelines in the employee handbook of Central Ohio Orthotic & Prosthetic Center, Inc. upon hire.
  • Must participate with management in annual performance reviews.
  • Must attend and participate in COOPC hosted trainings and meetings.
  • Must be hard working, possess strong clinical skills, strong work ethic, and a willingness to learn.
  • Must have the ability to manage varying and scheduled tasks.

These positions are an excellent opportunity for candidates that are self-driven, motivated, and with an entrepreneurial spirit that is looking to produce results in an expanding market.

The final candidates will submit to detailed background checks.

Please submit resumes HERE.