HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Orthopedic Technician in Corpus Christi, Texas

_Corpus Christi Medical Center, Corpus Christi, TX_ /An HCA Affiliated Hospital/

_Orthopedic Technician – Emergency Room._

Corpus Christi Medical Center is a Health Care System including Bay Area, Doctors Regional, The Heart Hospital, Northwest Regional, Bayview Behavioral Hospital, Northshore Emergency Center, Northwest Behavioral Health Center and Radiation Oncology at Corpus Christi Cancer Center.

We are committed to the care and improvement of human life; constantly striving to deliver high quality, cost-effective healthcare. From caring for fragile newborns to complex cardiovascular patients, Corpus Christi Medical Center ensures the community receives the highest quality medical care available.

*Corpus Christi Medical Center *is a 631-bed Health Care System offering a comprehensive scope of inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and specialty services, including:

  • 24-hour Emergency Services
  • Bariatric Services
  • Behavioral Health Services
  • Cancer Diagnostics & Treatment
  • Cardiovascular Testing & Surgery
  • Diagnostic Imaging/MRI
  • Breast Diagnostic Center
  • Inpatient Rehabilitation
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Level I, II, III
  • Maternal and Neonatal Transport
  • Neurosurgical and Neurological Services
  • Orthopedic Services
  • Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Women's Health Center

Corpus Christi Medical Center is currently looking for an* Orthopedic Technicianat our *Bay Area Medical Centercampus.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The Orthopedic Technician assists medical and nursing staff of the Orthopedic/Surgical Unit and within the Operating Room or Emergency Department by providing interventions and assistance that supports patient care delivery. Clinical interventions / assistance performed under the direction of an Orthopedic Surgeon or under the supervision of a registered nurse may be provided to pediatric, adolescent, adult, or geriatric patients with urgent or post-operative need.

QUALIFICATIONS: * 1-year in orthopedics in an acute care setting. * Knowledge of the anatomy, physiology and medical terminology. * Knowledge in the different materials and equipment involved in applying and removing casts, splints and braces. * Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required

We offer a generous compensation package including: Vacation, 401k, Employee Stock Purchase Plan. Dental, vision, life and disability insurance, wellness resources and flexible spending accounts, along with other voluntary benefit options and programs.

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Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Orthopedic Technician

Location: Texas-Corpus Christi-Corpus Christi Medical Center Bay Area

Requisition ID: 08298-8728