Job Position: Cast Technician
Job Description: Provides casting services to patients as ordered by OrthoArkansas physicians, and keeps casting materials and supplies stocked in all cast rooms.
Job Type: Full-time
Casting Tech Duties
Assume primary casting responsibilities for assigned pods, including cast application and removal, and DME fitting, as well as cast room clean up as required. Pod assignment may vary according to physician needs. This assignment will be made on a daily basis by the Nursing Supervisor.
Keep casting supplies stocked in all cast rooms in orderly fashion.
Assist with other clinic activities as assigned by Nursing Coordinator.
Assist with casting training of other employees as required.
Provide tertiary switchboard back-up when assigned by Nursing Coordinator.
Perform other tasks as assigned by Nursing Coordinator.
Certification/Licensure: Possession of a Certified Cast Technician Preferred.
CPR Certification Required.
Experience: Minimum of two years cast tech experience; four years preferred.