As an Orthopaedic Technician (Ortho Tech), you will apply, adjust, and remove casts, splints and traction equipment utilized in the care of orthopaedic patients (clients, residents). You will observe, monitor, report and document changes in the patient's physical, mental and emotional state, while providing safe and effective, quality care. You will play a key role in providing safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS.
Classification: Orthopaedic Tech Certified
Union: AUPE AUX
Department: CH-NECHC Emergency-EDM
Primary Location: Northeast Community Health Ctr
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
Posting End Date: 27-DEC-2018
Employee Class: Regular Part Time
Date Available: 21-JAN-2019
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 6
Shifts per cycle: 19
Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Weekends
Days Off: As Per Rotation
Minimum Salary: $34.23
Maximum Salary: $45.08
Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Completion of an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse education program. Active or eligible for registration with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA). Completion of an accredited specialty Orthopaedic Technician program. Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP).
Additional Required Qualifications:
Two years of Emergency experience preferred.