Clinical Specialist Orthotics/Prosthetics


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Chase Resourcing are delighted to announce that we are currently recruiting a Clinical Specialist Orthotics/Prosthetics for a major client of ours based in Saudi Arabia

 

Clinical Specialist’s will design, fabricate and fit artificial limbs, braces and appliances for patients following prescription of physician; this practice should go and meet established clinical standards of practice.

 

Main areas of responsibility:

  • Provide specialized clinical skills on orthotics and prosthetics: assessment, intervention and outcome measure.
  • Determine and implement the specific clinical needs related to orthotic/prosthetic.
  • Provide clinical overview on the Junior/Senior clinical role and take the necessary actions.
  • Assess the effectiveness of the orthoses/ prostheses in terms of functional and safety.
  • Modify and correct pre-fabricated orthoses/ prostheses whenever indicated.
  • Instruct and educate the patient for care of the appropriate and safe use and maintenance of the fabricated othoses/ prostheses.
  • Identify the patient needs to be referred to another facility or specialized centers whenever indicated.
  • Report any deficiency in support of materials and equipment to unit supervisor.
  • Maintain regular statistical data as per department regulations and attend team/ staff meetings as per scheduled.
  • Take action role in promoting continuing education within the department.
  • Liaise with other rehab team members (i.e. P.T., O.T., nurse physician) to discuss patients need and plan of case whenever indicated.
  • Oversee written notes, including initial assessment, plan of care, follow up progress notes should be keep up to date and meets established clinical standards of practice.
  • Provide a written discharge summary upon patient’s discharge.
  • Liaise with clinical supervisor to establish and update clinical standards of practice for orthotics/ prosthetics.
  • Liaise with orthotic/ prosthetic team to establish training modules to train and develop junior prosthetist/ orthotist.
  • Act to promote professional communication with colleagues inside and outside the Kingdom aiming to promote evidence base practice.
  • Coordinate workload in defined clinical area.
  • Comply with MISYS procedure as appropriate to his/her job requirement.
  • Participate in monitoring and evaluating clinical performance of team members.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

 

If this position is of interest to you, please send a copy of your CV to Aoife.shine@chase.ie or call me today on 00353 66 9762007

Chase Resourcing are delighted to announce that we are currently recruiting a Clinical Specialist Orthotics/Prosthetics for a major client of ours based in Saudi Arabia   Clinical Specialist’s will design, fabricate and fit artificial limbs, braces and appliances for patients following prescription of physician; this practice should go and meet established clinical standards of practice. […]

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