Certified Orthopedic Technician FT Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 8/19/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Killeen, TX
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
    Rehabilitation Services
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Medical Group Central Texas

Job Description


Certified Orthopedic Technician AdventHealth Central Texas

Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen, TX  76549

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen, TX

  • Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
  • Award winning facility with opportunities to grow both professionally and personally working with great individuals, part of a bigger team that continues to build a world-class culture where you become family.
  • Extraordinary benefits to include tuition reimbursement and on-campus classes.
  • Cost of living is 20 percent lower than the national average
  • Largest school district in the area, with more than 50 elementary, middle, high school, and specialized campuses to choose from
  • Surrounded close to Ft. Hood, Copperas Cove, to Belton and Lampasas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and other family fun events.
  • Miles of scenic trails and parks available for recreational activity

Work Hours/Shift:


Full Time / Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

•         Understand Electronic Health Record System (EHR).

•         Communicate appropriately and clearly to patients, co-workers, office manager, physicians and administration.

•         Ability to accurately enter patient’s demographics into EHR system

•         Ability to understand the process of insurance verification, Referrals and Authorizations.

•         Ability to understand when Referral or Authorization is needed.

•         Confirm all necessary documents have been obtained to treat patient.

•         Confirm the patient’s authorization or referral is accurate for the patient’s visit

•         Understands if the patient is being referred, the referring physician’s documents need to be accessible.

•         Abstract patient charts into EHR System and scan documents into their chart.

•         Welcome patient into Exam Room after the front office has checked the patient in.

•         Understands preparing patient’s intake

•         Ability to obtain patient’s vital signs

•         Understands what to ask patient to complete their HPI

•         Ability to understand what a Chief Complaint is.

•         Work up patient information based on physician’s preference.

•         Assist physician with any injections and/or procedures – when needed.

•         Understand when to obtain authorization for any procedures as needed.

•         Check patient out after the provider is done with exam.

•         Assure patient has appropriate documents before leaving.

•         Patient must have Patient Plan printed.

•         Provide patient with any orders they need to complete


What You Will Need:

• High school graduate or equivalent.

• Certification from Orthopedic Technician School.

• BLS for HealthCare Workers from the AHA.

• One year of current experience

Job Summary:

Under general supervision of licensed personnel, the Orthopedic Technician will perform a variety of functions in support and care of patients requiring orthopedic care in an outpatient medical setting.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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