Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Requisition: ALB00344983 & ALB00344990
Salary Range: $41.85 - $55.69 per hour
Job Type: Temporary Full Time
The Certified Prosthetist or Certified Orthotist will work within an interdisciplinary team to serve inpatients as well as outpatients within Northern Alberta. The position reports to the Manager of Prosthetics, Orthotics and Specialized seating at Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital. The clinician will assess patients and design and fit custom prostheses working closely with prosthetic technicians. The successful candidate will be comfortable working with computers and will ideally have some knowledge of scanning, carving and 3D printing. Benefits of working at the Glenrose include: Working with state-of-the-art computer aided design and manufacturing devices such as digital scanners, 3D printers and a 7-axis carver. Working with a broad range of patients across the lifespan from infants to geriatrics. Assessment and prescription of a broad range of devices to suit the individual's needs. Working as a part of an interdisciplinary team alongside physicians and other allied health colleagues (OT, PT, Social Work, Psychology, Nursing, Recreation Therapy etc...) Being surrounded by an experienced, high functioning team of professionals to collaborate and problem-solve with. Opportunities for support with professional development, participation in research, project work and supervision of students.
2 year completion of a post- secondary diploma in clinical prosthetics at an Orthotic Prosthetics Canada accredited school Certification with Orthotics Prosthetics Canada (OPC) Residents may be considered
Additional Required Qualifications:
Minimum 2 years' experience of practice. An ability to lift to 50 Lbs. and spend most of the day standing/walking. Good record of safety in the workplace.
Experience with ConnectCare is an asset. Experience using Microsoft Access, Outlook, and Excel. Experience using Vorum and Omega scanning software. Experience with upper limb prostheses.
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