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Sanford Health Orthotist Certified - Orthotics and Prosthetics in Fargo, North Dakota

Job Title: Orthotist Certified | Orthotics and Prosthetics | Fargo

City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Department : Fargo O&P

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


Responsible to manage the comprehensive orthotic patient care under the direction of a physician's prescription. This includes patient assessment, formulation and implementation of a treatment plan, as well as follow-up and practice management. The orthosis is designed to restore physiological function and/or cosmesis.


Delivers written and oral communication, responds to questions and concerns, and produce specific outcomes and impact. Performs at least 2-3 concurrent activities without reducing productivity. Effectively performs the technical job aspects, continuously building knowledge and keeping up-to-date on technical and procedural job components. Uses varying problem-solving approaches and techniques as appropriate. Learns and uses resources the organization has to assess and enhance team motivation. Asks questions to validate the understanding of the subject matter. Adapts interaction style to situations and people. Anticipates customer needs, focusing efforts to proactively meet needs and exceed customer expectations. Demonstrates proficiency with using all basic office support software. Demonstrates experience participating in productive collaborative processes. Ensures an appropriate flow of communications within the team. Uses active listening skills and probing techniques to understand cause of a conflict. Makes sound recommendations when faced with complex and contradictory alternatives.


The hours for this position are 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday with rotating on call shifts. Sign-on and referral bonuses available.


Certification in Orthotics through the American Board for Certification (ABC) or the Board of Certification (BOC) is required; if not at time of hire, must have certification within 3 years of hire. Must possess a valid class D driver's license. Must maintain a good driving record. Must have completed the schooling necessary to become certified as a Certified Orthotic Practitioner. Must have six years of combined experience, education and training in orthotics under the supervision of a privileged orthotist.

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City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Job Function: Clinical Care

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req32497