Job Description

At Harris Health System, we champion better health for our patients, their families and our community, by connecting them to an integrated healthcare system that provides high-quality healthcare. Harris Health focuses on the delivery of primary care, wellness and prevention services to the residents of Harris County, Texas, through its extensive network of inpatient and outpatient facilities. Harris Health is a proud recipient of the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance designation for its patient-centered medical homes. Harris Health's medical faculty and residents are provided by its nationally recognized medical school partners: Baylor College of Medicine; McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth); and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Skills / Requirements

JOB SUMMARY

Orthopedic Tech

Performs orthopedic procedures and other unit specific duties as delegated by the NM or designee. Assists licensed nursing/physician staff in the care of patients. Responsibilities include application and removed of casts and splints, set-up, maintenance and removal of traction equipment.

Licenses & Certifications

  • Certificate - Completion of an accredited Nursing Assistant program or EMT Program is preferred.
  • Basic Life Support - Basic Life Support from a hospital-based American Heart Association (AHA) approved prgoram.
  • Other certficates as required by unit/service.

 

Work Experience:

One (1) Year Work Experience - Hospital or Ambulatory Experience Preferred.

 

Communication Skills:

Above Average Verbal Communication (Heavy Public Contact)

 

Application Instructions

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