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Top 47 Orthopedic Technician Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Orthopedic Technician. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Orthopedic Technician resumes they appeared on. For example, 21.8% of Orthopedic Technician resumes contained Orthopedics as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Orthopedic Technician actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

These Are The Most Important Skills For A Orthopedic Technician

1. Orthopedics
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Here's how Orthopedics is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Conducted weekly training regarding orthopedics and hospital polices and procedures.
  • Planned in-services with orthopedics sales representatives for the department.
  • Job duties include providing daily and routine care for orthopedics patients by making sure their surgery site is cared for correctly.
  • Fabricated, applied, adjusted, improvised and removed all orthopedics devices in the clinical and surgical setting.
  • Acted as liaison between the hospital and the surgeons in all matters pertaining to Orthopedics.
  • Performed fabrication of metal, aluminum, and plastic moldings for orthopedics.
  • Ordered supplies for orthopedics department.

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2. Patient Care
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Here's how Patient Care is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Collaborate with other disciplines regarding patient care.
  • Assisted ER physicians, Orthopedic Surgeons, and Podiatrists with patient care for injured patients in an ER and clinic setting.
  • Maintained healthy professional relationships with our supply representatives to be able to receive updated news/products to benefit our patient care.
  • Assisted the Foot and Ankle surgeon with clinical responsibilities such as direct patient care and in the operating room.
  • Adjust patient care delivery to meet the age range of clinic patients from children to senior adults.
  • Supported 4 Orthopedic Surgeons for patient care with casting, bracing, splinting, and instruction.
  • Help Provide exceptional inpatient and outpatient care in three areas within the orthopedic hospital and center.
  • Facilitated patient flow and assist physician and nursing personnel with coordination of patient care.
  • Interacted with other departments to obtain the resources needed to assist in patient care.
  • Achieved departmental goals and objectives by instituting new processes and standards for in-patient care.
  • Provide junior personnel direction in proper clinic function for basic patient care.
  • Worked with physicians and other staff members to ensure quality patient care.
  • Assist physicians with exams and provide direct patient care as needed.
  • Assist with coordinating schedules to support the clinic and patient care.
  • Follow physicians instructions for patient care, casts etc.
  • Communicate with the staff to provide patient care.
  • Handle all patient care related issues.
  • Demonstrated an ability to interact and work well with other departments within Bloomington Hospital while performing excellent patient care.
  • Assisted 5 Orthopedic Surgeons in outpatient care for active duty and family members at Naval Hospital Yokosuka Japan.
  • Manage patient workflow, and direct patient care.

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3. Surgical Procedures
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Here's how Surgical Procedures is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Provided on-call orthopedist and neurologist with surgical procedures, traction application, casting and splinting assistance.
  • Maintain operative records for surgical procedures and assist patient education as needed.
  • Schedule management of appointments and surgical procedures to include patient registration.
  • Assisted in orthopedic surgical procedures as directed by the orthopedic surgeon.
  • Assist Physicians with any medical or interoffice surgical procedures.
  • Provided assistance during orthopedic surgical procedures.
  • Prepared patients for surgical procedures.
  • Assisted the doctor and surgeon in minor and surgical procedures which included splinting, casting, dressing wounds and applying traction.
  • Performed front office functions and procedures to include patient registration, collecting co-pays and collecting monies for surgical procedures.
  • Assist with orthopedic procedures, including wound care, aspirations, minor surgical procedures and fracture reductions.
  • Prepare, drape, circulate and assist during out-patient surgical procedures.
  • Set up and assist with in office minor surgical procedures.
  • Trained new staff in Orthopedic surgical procedures.
  • Assisted in minor surgical procedures.
  • Assisted with minor surgical procedures.
  • Assist surgeons and nurses in minor surgical procedures and fracture reductions, wound care, dressing changes, aspirations using aseptic technique..
  • Followed orthopedic procedures for wound care, aspirations, minor surgical procedures & fracture reductions.
  • provide knowledgeable & factual information on risk of infection post op surgical procedures.
  • Assist physicians with surgical procedures; Xialflex injections, nail removal.
  • Trained technician students Assisted in surgical procedures Quality Control and Research

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4. Medical Records
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Here's how Medical Records is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Participated in initial electronic medical records system project that was successfully implemented prior to departure.
  • Managed medical records providing protection, security and confidentiality for all documents.
  • Maintained patient electronic medical records and mechanical equipment within the Orthopedic Clinic.
  • Managed electronic medical records for Orthopedic Clinic.
  • Ensured all archived patient medical records, photos and test results are destroyed properly in compliance with HIPAA guidelines.
  • Crossed trained in front desk as receptionist, helped with phones, filing and sending out medical records.
  • Provide routine administration functions such as surgery scheduling; maintain medical records and typing reports.
  • Keep detailed patient records, organizing medical records, fulfilling legal medical record requests.
  • Work closely with the medical records, x-ray, MRI and physical therapy departments.
  • Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records.
  • Documented patient vitals and doctor's notes into their electronic medical records.
  • Transmit correspondence and medical records by email, mail or fax.
  • Created, filed and retrieved patient medical records requested by physician.
  • Scheduled appointments, kept x-ray and other medical records.
  • Interviewed patients, obtained vitals, cast removal and application, navigation of and updating electronic medical records on Centricity PMR system
  • Scheduled and entered charges into GPMS practice management software Processed medical records ROI
  • Handled all medical records being sent and received in a timely manner according to the deadline of each.

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5. Vital Signs
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Here's how Vital Signs is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Assisted physician with rooming patients, taking vital signs and patient history, and assisting with minor procedures.
  • Assisted patients with ADL's, vital signs, intake and output, assisted patients with performing knee exercises
  • Assist orthopedic nursing staff with answering call lights, taking vital signs, and transport of patients.
  • Interview patients to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, weight, and height.
  • Obtained vital signs, assisted with activities of daily living including eating, bathing, etc.
  • Greet military patients; obtained vital signs, past history, and chief complaint.
  • Take vital signs, prep for procedures, draw blood, and obtain specimens.
  • Collect patient information and data, and record patient's vital signs.
  • Assessed patients to obtain medical histories and obtained vital signs.
  • Obtained patients medical history, vital signs and information.
  • Recorded patients vital signs in triage area.
  • Assessed and documented vital signs.
  • Prepared patients room prior to patients arrival, vital signs, changed sterile dressings, set patient up for diagnose testing.
  • Assisted in taking vital signs, removing stitches, and detaching casts Worked with EPIC computer program Viewed numerous surgeries

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6. Emergency Room
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Here's how Emergency Room is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Performed emergency room duties in pediatric and adult emergency facilities.
  • Provided assistance in the emergency room while maintaining clinic flow in a cast room with application and materials as needed.
  • Provided application of splints, casts, and traction in emergency room and inpatient units.
  • Worked cooperatively with Emergency Room staff, Operating Room staff and all orthopedic floors.
  • Assisted physicians in the emergency room with application of orthopedic appliances.
  • Assist in the Emergency room when needed for casting incoming patients.
  • Participate in the call schedule for Emergency Room and Surgical rotations.
  • Assisted Orthopedic residents with closed reductions of fractures and application of cervical halos during emergency room consultations.
  • Administered casts, splints, tractionAssisted in orthopedic surgeries and emergency room procedures

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7. Exam Rooms
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Here's how Exam Rooms is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Ensured the cleanliness, sanitation and maintenance of all facilities, exam rooms and equipment.
  • Greeted patients and escorted them to exam rooms, taking necessary vital signs.
  • Ordered all supplies and stocked exam rooms, cast carts and Orthopedic Closets.
  • Escort patients to exam rooms and order required x-ray testing or cast removal.
  • Ensured that exam rooms cleaned and stocked; ordered supplies as needed.
  • Direct patient to exam rooms.
  • Autoclaved instruments and disinfected/stocked patient exam rooms.
  • Triaged all patients and directed them to exam rooms.

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8. Cast Room
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Here's how Cast Room is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Manage daily Cast Room operations including patient satisfaction, stock supply, budget maintenance and reconciliation of costs to budget.
  • Perform various types of casting in the cast room as well as removes them using the cast saw.
  • Promoted to next pay grade due to superior work while acting as supervisor for the cast room.
  • Utilized extensive leadership experience to manage cast room and brace shop personnel and services.
  • Maintained a four bed cast room for an office of ten orthopedic surgeons.
  • Supervised cast room to include all casting, splinting, and reductions.
  • Run cast room operations at various sites for multiple Orthopedic specialists.
  • Operated and maintained busy cast room with over 500 monthly visits.
  • Performed casting, Splinting, clinical assisting and Cast Room supply management
  • Helped implement the Lean/Six Sigma technique into the cast room.
  • Ordered orthopedic supplies for the cast room and emergency department.
  • Maintain all equipment and supplies in the Cast Room.
  • Maintained records on patients treated in cast room.
  • Provide superior care to all cast room patients.
  • Ordered and restocked supplies for the cast rooms.
  • Cast room technician experience as well.
  • Clean exam room/ cast room.
  • Prepared cast room for examinations.
  • Assist with in office procedures, fracture reductions, pull pins Patient documentation of any procedure done in the cast room.
  • Maintain cleanliness of all patient rooms, Xray room, and cast room.

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9. Orthopedic Tech
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Here's how Orthopedic Tech is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Implemented process improvement by bringing increased responsibility of suturing to the role of Orthopedic Technician.
  • Performed all orthopedic technologist duties as described above.
  • Lead Orthopedic Technician and assistant working in an orthopedic clinic where duties vary depending on the daily needs of the clinic.
  • Started as a Patient Safety Assistant, promoted to Unit Clerk for Emergency Department then promoted to Orthopedic Technician.
  • Lead Orthopedic Technician in charge of all splinting and casting of patients with broken or fractured limbs.
  • Preformed all the above duties in the United States Army Reserve as a Medical/ Orthopedic Technician 1983-1987
  • Established the first advancement study group for 10 BMET's and Orthopedic Technicians.
  • United States Orthopedic Technologist and Sports Medicine program coordinator for 14 years.
  • Worked as an orthopedic technician for an orthopedic spine surgeon.
  • Assist the other orthopedic techs in their areas as needed
  • Lead orthopedic technician casting and splinting of all patients.
  • Assist in the training of other orthopedic technicians.
  • Hired and trained staff of three orthopedic technicians.
  • Trained by skilled orthopedic tech and surgeon.
  • Apply my knowledge as an orthopedic technologist to carefully work along side the physician as well as learn from the physician.
  • Registered Orthopedic Technician Responsibilities included casting, bracing, suture and staple removal, and dressing changes.
  • Work Experience Program , Orthopedic Technician 120 Hr.
  • Position Held Orthopedic Technician - Keith Bailey abkb403@triad.rr.com Orthopedic Technicians assist orthopedic surgeons.
  • TEAM LEAD ORTHOPEDIC TECHNICIAN TEXAS ORTHOPEDICS 1999-2014 Supervised clinical staff.
  • take vitals Accomplishments Cert Orthopedic Tech

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10. Durable Medical Equipment
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Here's how Durable Medical Equipment is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Managed clinic supply and durable medical equipment inventory
  • Managed budget for durable medical equipment, custom casting, medical supplies and equipment.
  • Delivered and applied durable medical equipment to patients in home and hospital settings.
  • Interact with patients in their health care management Fit patients for durable medical equipment and casting Verify insurances for patients
  • Order supplies on regular basisFit all durable medical equipment on patientsCast and splint patients as directed by providers

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11. Soft Goods Room
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Here's how Soft Goods Room is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Maintained clean and well-stocked cast and soft goods room; orders special supplies and/or equipment.
  • Maintain clean and well-stocked cast and soft goods room.

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12. Insurance Companies
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Here's how Insurance Companies is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Communicated with insurance companies regarding patient benefits, billing and coding based on physical therapist documentation and treatment.
  • Conducted medical billing and coding, working collaboratively with insurance companies.
  • Correspond with insurance companies to gain authorization for procedures and supplies.
  • Pre-authorized medical procedures through insurance companies.
  • Triaged patients; took vital signs, obtained referrals pre-certifications and authorizations from insurance companies.

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13. Office Supplies
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Here's how Office Supplies is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Associate with Orthopedic Suppliers, Sales Reps. For determination of purchasing medical supplies, casting materials, medical office supplies.
  • Inventory and order medical, lab, or office supplies and equipment.
  • Order all DME and back office supplies.
  • Order and dispense DME -Order office supplies

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14. Suture Removal
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Here's how Suture Removal is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Sterilized instruments and performed suture removals.
  • Assisted physicians with patient care, including casting, dressing changes, suture removal, and application of braces.
  • Scheduled surgeries, performed wound care, suture removal, casting, splinting and injections under physician supervision.
  • Assist with fracture reduction, wound care, suture removal, joint aspirations, and joint injections.
  • Provided patients with casts, braces, wound care, staple removal, and suture removal.
  • Helped Physicians examine and treat patients by assisting with instruments, injections and suture removal.
  • Performed post-surgical duties such as suture removal and wound care.
  • Provided pin, staple, and suture removal.
  • Trained to do staple and suture removals.
  • Performed wound checks and suture removal.
  • Performed staple and suture removal.
  • Cast and splint application and removal Dressing changes Staple and suture removal Patient check in REFERENCES References available upon request
  • Assisted surgeon with joint aspiration, casting, splinting, suture removal, pre-operation and post operation information consultations.
  • Suture Removal, Orthotic Molding.

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15. Customer Service
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Here's how Customer Service is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Assisted in providing the highest possible level of customer service and professionalism.
  • Provided excellent patient care and customer service.
  • Applied orthopedic traction when ordered by doctor Skills Used Customer service

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16. Orthopedic Appliances
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Here's how Orthopedic Appliances is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Provide post-operative wound care, serial casting, dispense various orthopedic appliances Maintain medical supply inventory for clinic.
  • Assist with the application and removal of orthopedic appliances and traction under medical direction.
  • Performed basic and advanced casting, application of braces and orthopedic appliances.
  • Applied, removed, and calibrated orthopedic appliances as necessary for patients.
  • Applied, removed and calibrated orthopedic appliances as guided.
  • Fit and apply all pre-operative, post-operative, and non-operative cast, splints, and other orthopedic appliances.
  • applied cast and orthopedic appliances as order by health care provider.
  • Fit and apply pre-operative patients with braces, crutches and other soft goods Prepare and apply casts and orthopedic appliances.
  • Prepared fitted/pre-operative braces, crutches, casts, splints, and other supplies; Prepared orthopedic appliances.

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17. Fracture Reductions
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Here's how Fracture Reductions is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Provided non-fracture care, non-surgical fracture reductions, post op patient care, orthopedic rehabilitation and orthopedic wound care.
  • Full contact casting, assist in pin removal, joint injections, fracture reductions and radiology equipment
  • Improved patient care and physician ease of treatment during various orthopaedic procedures, including aspirations, injections, and fracture reductions.
  • Applied over 200 cast, splints and limb stabilizing braces, assisted with fracture reductions and minor podiatric procedures.

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18. Podiatry
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Here's how Podiatry is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Assisted in the Orthopedic & Podiatry procedure rooms, providing wound care, surgical management, and recovery.
  • Worked closely with NeuroSurgeon, Physician Assistant, Orthopedic Surgeon and Podiatry clinic.
  • Hand service, foot and ankle service, podiatry, etc.
  • Supervised 3 employees in the Podiatry Clinic.
  • Assisted in Podiatry clinic and Prosthetic lab.

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19. CPM
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Here's how CPM is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Set up and trained post-operative patients with CPM and initial home rehab exercise programs after ACL surgery.
  • Placed CPM devices on patients as requested by the orthopedic surgeon.
  • Performed initial and ongoing maintenance of CPM machines and patient orientation.
  • Maintained, monitored and adjusted the CPM devices as needed.
  • Worked with CPM's and Cryotherapy
  • Applied cast ,splints,cpm machines, traction beds when needed

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20. Cast Application
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Here's how Cast Application is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Cast application to include specialized casts, fracture braces and splints using plaster or synthetic materials.
  • Performed a multitude of casting applications and removals as well as custom cast applications.
  • Performed suture and staple removal, dressing changes and cast application.
  • Cast applications Traction Position Held Army Reservist part-time soldier

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21. EKG
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Here's how EKG is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Operated medical equipment including EKG, AED, BP, cuff, suction devices and O2 tanks.
  • Perform EKG on patients throughout the hospital.
  • Perform necessary blood draws and EKG's.
  • Preformed EKG's, phlebotomy or other laboratory testing and delivered it to the designated area.
  • Ordered x-ray's, performed EKG's and venipuncture's as ordered by providers.
  • Preformed additional responsibilities: EKG, Accu checks, Vitals* OR rotation
  • Trained to do EKGs, glucose checks, bladder scans, and morning lab draws.
  • Performed EKG assessment and obtained blood specimens via phlebotomy access.

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22. EMR
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Here's how EMR is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Remain current with orthopedic trends, care and supplies as well as EMR processes and upgrades.
  • Scanned records into the Prime Suite Electronic Medical Record (EMR) system.
  • Worked within EMR systems to maintain patient records.
  • Assist doctor in exams enter data EMR
  • Participated in daily rounds on orthopedic patients, and document their condition in the hospital based emr system.

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23. Cast Care
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Here's how Cast Care is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Instructed patients in cast care, wound care, swelling, and how to remove and apply splints.
  • Instructed patients of cast care, brace use, walking devices and other orthopedic support services.
  • Educate patients on cast care, fracture care, wound care, and orthopedic devices.
  • Perform education of cast care and pain management to cast patients and families.
  • Instruct patients in wound care, cast care and in orthopedic devices.
  • Adjust, apply or remove cast and instruct patients on cast care.
  • Train new employees and conduct classes to provide training in wound care, splints, braces, cast care.
  • Assess wounds and go over cast care and crutching instructions with patients and their parents.
  • Educated patients on cast care procedures and instructed on the use of orthopaedic appliances.

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24. Physical Therapy
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Here's how Physical Therapy is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Trained two Physical Therapy Technicians on postoperative wound care.
  • Work in a busy orthopedic office of eight physicians, physical therapy and MRI departments of two locations.
  • Assist patients with walking and physical therapy and answered call lights.
  • Completed surgical orders, physical therapy scripts, and medication refills.
  • Ordered physical therapy consults, x-rays, and lab tests.
  • Assist with Physical Therapy of patients.
  • Assist with daily physical therapy and the use of various assistive devices on patients with various types of orthopedic surgery procedures.
  • write orders for surgery and physical therapy.

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25. Phone Calls
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Here's how Phone Calls is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Answer phone calls to answer questions, transfer calls, or take messages and triage.
  • Assist Physician with patient flow, phone calls, and e-mails during office hours.
  • Scheduled appointments and followed up with phone calls to ensure adequate patient education.
  • Answered and directed phone calls.
  • Retrieved voice mails and phone calls from patients and assured all patient calls were returned in a timely manner.
  • Answer phone calls regarding patient care, medication refills and call patients regarding changed in their Coumadin.

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26. Clinical Setting
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Here's how Clinical Setting is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Worked in a pediatric orthopedic clinical setting.
  • Provided direct orthopedic patient care in a clinical setting in support of 6 orthopedic surgeons and 2 orthopedic physician assistants.
  • Worked in a clinical setting as a medical assistant for various Orthopedic Specialists.
  • Worked in cast room and clinical setting.
  • Assist physicians in clinical settingsAnswer phone callsApply casts and bracesInventory control for satellite buildings

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27. Inventory Control
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Here's how Inventory Control is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Utilized inventory control and maintenance through the Defense Medical Logistics Standard Support (DMLSS) SYSTEM.
  • Inventory Control Purchasing/Supplier Negotiation Application of braces, perform minor adjustments, fabrication of splints for various for musculoskeletal injuries.

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28. Cast Removal
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Here's how Cast Removal is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Back Office duties to include room patients, recording vital signs, dressing changes, staple removals and cast removals.

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29. Hipaa
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Here's how Hipaa is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Adhere by all HIPAA protocol to ensure patient s privacy.
  • Maintained patient privacy and confidential patient information.Ensured HIPAA compliance.

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Here's how CPT is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Use CPT/ICD-9 coding and complete all necessary disability paperwork.
  • Post charges and has knowledge of the use of ICD-10 codes and CPT codes.
  • Use of ICD-9 and CPT codes.
  • Schedule surgeries, tests, home health care, use of ICD-9 and CPT codes ect And doctors personal appointments.

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31. Surgery Scheduling
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Here's how Surgery Scheduling is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Field patient phone calls requiring refill authorizations, lab requests, surgery scheduling.

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32. Osha
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Here's how Osha is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Attended annual OSHA Managers Conferences and provided annual OSHA and Blood Borne Pathogen training to 65 staff personnel.
  • Maintained OSHA and JACHO logs and all other inspection from Fire Department to internal audits.
  • Sterilize instruments and perform spore testing; ensure OSHA and HIPAA compliance.
  • Acted as safety and OSHA compliance officer.

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33. Trauma
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Here's how Trauma is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Care of trauma, cardiac, surgical, neurosurgery, pulmonary and medical population Orthopedic Technician
  • Decontaminated, assembled and sterilized general, orthopedic and trauma instrumentation.
  • Observed various orthopedic related traumas.
  • Provide surgical assistance in trauma cases as well as primary total joint replacement, sports injury reconstructions.
  • Assisted with care of high-level athletes, extensive foot injuries, traumatic injuries, etc.
  • Performed post-op and traumatic wound care, cast application, and patient education.
  • Oriented trauma splint training for 10 medical assistants to resolve triage care.
  • Observed multiple orthopedic surgeries including trauma, reconstructive and spine.
  • Assist surgeon in all Trauma and emergency procedures.
  • Worked on-call with surgeons for trauma events.
  • Cover the area of trauma emergency room.
  • Assisted with trauma and elective orthopedic cases.
  • Cover the area of trauma ER.
  • Responded to traumas and codes.
  • Serve as a key member of the healthcare team for a busy orthopedic clinic and trauma hospital.
  • Assisted Orthopedic Trauma Surgeons in both Clinical and surgical settings Clinical Trainer for all new employees.
  • Worked as Ortho Plastic Tech/ Paramedic in inner city trauma center
  • Responded to traumas and codes.Executing CPR if needed.
  • Worked as ortho tech in fast paced orthopedic clinic in trauma hospital serving four states.
  • Transported patients to rehabilitation and other facilities Assisted with traumas by setting bones and casting fractures Answered phones Read and updated charts

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34. Data Entry
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35. Icd-9
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Here's how Icd-9 is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Complete casting billing sheets with the use of ICD-9 codes.

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36. Clinical Supplies
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Here's how Clinical Supplies is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Stock and maintain clinical supplies.

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37. Post-Operative Care
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Here's how Post-Operative Care is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Speak with physicians and supervisors regarding post-operative care of patients.

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38. MRI
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Here's how MRI is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Updated Orthotics Department policy and procedure manual.CLINICAL T RAINING (MRI)
  • Obtain x-rays, bone scans, MRIs, CTs and EMGs from multiple imaging departments.

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40. Proper USE
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Here's how Proper USE is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Instruct the patient of proper use of Crutches, Canes, and other Devices and General care.
  • Instructed patient in proper use of orthopedic devices and steps to improve or maintain their health.
  • Manage and maintain all patient safe handling equipment and instruct employees on proper use.
  • Assisted patients exercises/strength-building techniques, wound care and proper use of orthopedic appliances.
  • Provided patient teaching in regards to proper use of medical equipment.

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41. Proper Care
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Here's how Proper Care is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Instructed patient in proper care of cast, splints, fracture braces or use of an ambulatory aid.
  • Worked as part of team to execute proper care of body mechanics and safety of patient.
  • Instructed patients on proper care of cast.
  • Provided patient information on proper care of cast/splints or DME Helped medical assistants with rooming and obtaining vital signs.

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43. RN
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  • Coordinated and managed employee allocation, and materials throughout internal departments.
  • Performed adjustments and assisted in removals of external fixation devices.
  • Established procedures and managed dirty instrument processing and turn-in.
  • Assisted in a wide variety of surgeries, from fracture reduction with and without internal fixation to arthroscopic knee reconstruction.
  • Handled the setup, services and daily operations of customer care serving the Northern Virginia area.
  • Scheduled and taught over 50 splint labs to 200+ Corpsman, interns, and nurses.
  • Receive and direct patients' questions, complaints, and concerns to appropriate staff members.
  • Open the clinic each morning and ensure clinic areas are ready for patients.
  • Give patients instructions concerning cast care and the use of orthopedic appliances.
  • Assisted in typical administrative duties concerning prescriptions, faxes, and filing.
  • Provided assistance to resolve swelling, pain and related concerns of patients.
  • Handle all incoming calls from external and internal clinics and U.S.
  • Trained new employees and instructed interns on their radiology rotations.
  • Acted as liaison between internal departments and external contacts.
  • Respond to telephone triage from patients with medical concerns.
  • Returned a high volume of patient phone calls.
  • Educate patients and family concerning cast, brace care, and use of orthopedic appliance, devices and aids..
  • Removed sutures, staples and pins related to external fixation, Steinman pins and K-wires.
  • Work with internal resources to determine alternate merchandise (e.g.
  • Learned to apply club foot casting.Certified through A.S.O.P Master Caster.

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44. Scheduling Appointments
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Here's how Scheduling Appointments is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Managed the care of orthopedic patients from evaluating patient care activity to related training programs, scheduling appointments, answering phones.

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45. ACL
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Here's how ACL is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Applied ACL braces, elbow hinged braces, fractures walker, abduction pillow, and ankle lace ups.
  • Apply various bracing and orthotic devices including several types of knee braces - ACL, PCL, etc.

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46. PTB
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Here's how PTB is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Applied different types of splints, PTB, Monster cast, thermo plastic splints, cooptation splints.

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47. Clinic Information Systems
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Here's how Clinic Information Systems is used in Orthopedic Technician jobs:
  • Coordinated data collection resources for the clinic information systems.

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20 Most Common Skills For An Orthopedic Technician

Orthopedics

26.1%

Patient Care

15.9%

Surgical Procedures

15.7%

Medical Records

5.5%

Vital Signs

3.9%

Emergency Room

3.5%

Exam Rooms

3.1%

Cast Room

3.0%

Orthopedic Tech

2.7%

Durable Medical Equipment

2.5%

Soft Goods Room

2.3%

Insurance Companies

2.3%

Office Supplies

2.2%

Suture Removal

2.1%

Customer Service

1.9%

Orthopedic Appliances

1.6%

Fracture Reductions

1.6%

Podiatry

1.6%

CPM

1.4%

Cast Application

1.2%
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Typical Skill-Sets Required For An Orthopedic Technician

Rank Skill
1 Orthopedics 21.8%
2 Patient Care 13.3%
3 Surgical Procedures 13.1%
4 Medical Records 4.7%
5 Vital Signs 3.2%
6 Emergency Room 2.9%
7 Exam Rooms 2.6%
8 Cast Room 2.5%
9 Orthopedic Tech 2.2%
10 Durable Medical Equipment 2.1%
11 Soft Goods Room 1.9%
12 Insurance Companies 1.9%
13 Office Supplies 1.8%
14 Suture Removal 1.8%
15 Customer Service 1.6%
16 Orthopedic Appliances 1.4%
17 Fracture Reductions 1.4%
18 Podiatry 1.3%
19 CPM 1.2%
20 Cast Application 1.0%
21 EKG 1.0%
22 EMR 1.0%
23 Cast Care 0.9%
24 Physical Therapy 0.9%
25 Phone Calls 0.8%
26 Clinical Setting 0.8%
27 Inventory Control 0.8%
28 Cast Removal 0.8%
29 Hipaa 0.7%
30 CPT 0.7%
31 Surgery Scheduling 0.7%
32 Osha 0.6%
33 Trauma 0.6%
34 Data Entry 0.6%
35 Icd-9 0.5%
36 Clinical Supplies 0.5%
37 Post-Operative Care 0.5%
38 MRI 0.4%
39 CPR 0.4%
40 Proper USE 0.4%
41 Proper Care 0.4%
42 Blood Pressure 0.4%
43 RN 0.4%
44 Scheduling Appointments 0.3%
45 ACL 0.3%
46 PTB 0.3%
47 Clinic Information Systems 0.3%
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