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Ascension Health Orthopedic Technician in Pensacola, Florida

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Orthopedic Technician - Ortho Hand Center - Full-Time, Day - Gulf Coast Ortho Specialist - Pensacola,FL

Why Join Ascension

Thank you for your interest in Northwest Florida’s leading health care provider – Sacred Heart Health System.

Northwest Florida is a growing, family-oriented community, offering a mild climate, year-round recreational opportunities and beautiful sugar-white beaches along the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

As part of Ascension – the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system – Sacred Heart offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Our associates consistently give high ratings to their workplace engagement and leadership’s support for their well-being.

Sacred Heart was founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1915. While our technology has improved dramatically and the buildings have grown and expanded, our commitment to the mission remains steadfast: to provide excellent health care to all people, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable. For our more than 100-year history, we have been blessed with talented associates who believe in our mission and are dedicated to serving our patients and families.

Sacred Heart Health System includes hospital campuses in Pensacola, Miramar Beach and Port St. Joe, Florida, as well as The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart – Northwest Florida’s only children’s hospital – and Sacred Heart Medical Group, the largest network of primary care and specialty physicians in Northwest Florida. In affiliation with the University of Florida, Sacred Heart offers the region’s only kidney transplant program, as well as physician residency programs to train the next generation of doctors in internal medicine, pediatrics and obstetrics/gynecology.

To learn more about Sacred Heart Health System, visit https://ascension.org/careers

What You Will Do

As an Orthopedic Technician with Sacred Heart Health System-FL, you will have the opportunity to perform patient care and orthopedic procedures in assigned area.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists with treatments requiring plaster casts and/or surgical procedures involving fractures as ordered by a physician.

  • Sets up and applies medical devices related to orthopedics.

  • Reports abnormal assessment findings or changes in orthopedic conditions to staff.

  • Maintains current knowledge of orthopedic policies/procedures through training, testing, and skills labs.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained within6 Months (180 days)of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Orthopedic Tech Certification preferred

Education:

  • Diploma

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required

  • Work Experience:

  • None required, but experience in orthopedics casting, splints, DME application strongly preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunityemployer.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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