Indiana University Health

Orthopedic Tech Riley Hospital

Riley Hospital

Job Location

Riley Hospital
705 Riley Hospital Drive
Indianapolis,IN46112

Department

Ortho-Peds-Riley-PR

Date Posted

November 13, 2020

Schedule & Shift

  • Days
  • Full Time

Requisition Number

000272416
Under the direction of unit nursing or unit leadership, performs basic patient care technician/nursing assistant functions. Assists with fractures, casting, placement of skeletal pins and removal of sutures or pins. Assembles and attaches orthopedic traction equipment and devices. Maintains cast room and inventory of orthopedic equipment and supplies.

The Riley Ortho Peds team has been ranked nationally by US News and World Report for two consecutive years – with a goal of being a top 10 pediatric orthopedic department in the country.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Qualifications for the Orthopedic Tech Role

  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Requires Basic Life Support certification through the AHA.
  • Other advanced life support certifications may be required per unit/department specialty according to patient care policies.
  • Orthopedic technician certification preferred.
  • Successful completion of ortho technician orientation required upon hire.
  • Ability to work independently and in a larger group.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to function ina fast-paced environment.
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Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. Our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine gives our team members access to the very latest science and the very best training, advancing care for all. We’re looking for team members who share the things that matter most to us. People who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day. People who are always ready to apply themselves.