M Health Fairview is seeking a Certified Prosthetist/Orthotist to join our team. This position would split time between our St. Paul and Edina locations. Candidates must be motivated self-starters that are commited to quality patient care. Experience preferred but is not a requirement. If you have just completed your residency and have a desire to continue advancing your skills and challenging yourself professionally then we want to meet you.
Evaluates patients in regard to fit, alignment, cosmetics, and function and patient acceptance.
Adjust final product as needed.
Conduct measuring, molding, or tracing as needed
Completion of clinical evaluation and refinement of prescription criteria.
Consults with physicians and allied health professionals to formulate and/or modify prescription criteria, prior to or following, clinical evaluation of the patient.
Educates patient and their families regarding their:
Plan of treatment
Department billing procedures
Maintains current, accurate patient documentation.
Quality assurance and improvement:
Consults with technical and professional staff to define, develop, and implement the best possible components, materials and fabrication processes.
Provides general and direct supervision and instructions to the fabrication staff.
Active Minnesota licensure in Orthotics and/or Prosthetics and
American Board of Certification (ABC) in Orthotics and/or Prosthetics
1+ years working in either hospital or clinic setting
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, ...Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.