Samaritan Health Services Orthotic Fitter in Corvallis, Oregon

Samaritan Lebanon Community Hospital * LCH Durable Medical Supplies

Corvallis , OR

Nursing/ Patient Care

1.0 (80 hrs/pp), Day,

  • JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE

  • Participates in the fitting and delivery of prefabricated (off-the-shelf) orthotic devices and/or soft goods related to a patient's needs, as indicated by an orthotic practitioner or physician.

  • DEPARTMENT DESCRIPTION

  • The Samaritan Medical Supplies team assists people of all ages with their home medical supply needs. Services include respiratory therapy and oxygen, orthopedic bracing, post-injury or surgery mobility equipment, special attention to customer/patient needs and free local delivery.

  • EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.

  • One (1) of the following required:

  • Two (2) years experience providing orthotic services.

  • Registered or Certified Medical Assistant (RMA or CMA).

  • Current unencumbered Oregon LPN Licensure.

  • Current Orthotics Fitter certification.

  • Experience or training in medical terminology required.

  • Experience fitting and delivering a variety of non-custom orthotic devices preferred.

  • Physical health assessment, personal training and/or health coaching experience preferred.

*Durable Medical Supplies positions are posted under Samaritan Lebanon Community Hospital, physical location may vary. This position is physically located in Corvallis, Oregon. *

  • KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES

  • Confidentiality: Knowledge of State and Federal (HIPAA) laws pertaining to confidentiality of protected health information. Ability to comply with laws and maintain confidentiality of patient information.

  • Knowledge of orthotic devices. Ability to fit and deliver a variety of non-custom orthotic devices.

  • Knowledge of physical health assessment. Skilled in personal training and/or health coaching.

  • Knowledge of Durable Medical Equipment, personal protective and safety equipment, multi-line phones, computer systems, point of sale systems and all other office equipment.

  • Knowledge of government and commercial insurance compliance/regulatory/billing requirements including local coverage determinations (LCDS), contracted providers, referral procedures, coding and billing information.

  • Medical Terminology - Knowledge of medical records, procedures and terminology. Ability to read, interpret, and apply policies, procedures, laws, and regulations.

  • PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Rarely (1 - 10% of the time)

Occasionally (11 - 33% of the time)

Frequently (34 - 66% of the time)

Continually (67 – 100% of the time)

BEND FORWARD at waist

KNEEL (on knees)

CRAWL (hands & knees)

ROTATE TRUNK Sitting

SIT

CLIMB - STAIRS

CLIMB – LADDER

WALK – LEVEL SURFACE

WALK - INCLINE

ROTATE TRUNK Standing

REACH - Upward

LIFT (Overhead: 54" and above) 0 - 20 Lbs

LIFT (Knee to chest: 24"-54") 40 - 60 Lbs

LIFT (Knee to chest: 24"-54") 60 or more Lbs

LIFT (Waist to Eye: up to 54") 20 – 40 Lbs

LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 40 - 60 Lbs

LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 60 or more Lbs

CARRY 1-handed, 40 - 60 pounds

CARRY 2-handed, 40 - 60 pounds

CARRY 2-handed,60 or more pounds

SQUAT Static (hold >30 sec)

ENTER & EXIT VEHICLE/MACHINERY

PINCH Fingers

PULL (20-40 pounds force)

PUSH (20-40 pounds force)

STAND

REACH - Forward

MANUAL DEXTERITY Hands/wrists

FINGER DEXTERITY

GRASP Hand/Fist

LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 20 - 40 Lbs

LIFT (Knee to chest: 24"-54") 20 - 40 Lbs

LIFT (Waist to Eye: up to 54") 20 – 40 Lbs

CARRY 1-handed, 20 - 40 pounds

CARRY 2-handed, 20 - 40 pounds

SQUAT Repetitive

PUSH (0 - 20 pounds force)

PULL (0 - 20 pounds force)

LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 0 - 20 Lbs

LIFT (Knee to chest: 24"-54") 0 – 20 Lbs

LIFT (Waist to Eye: up to 54") 0 - 20 Lbs

CARRY 1-handed, 0 - 20 pounds

CARRY 2-handed, 0 - 20 pounds

Posted: 04/12/2018

Req #: 40510

Start Time: 0830 (8:30am)

Weekend Required: None

Overtime Rule: 40

End Time: 1700 (5:00 pm)

Salary Range: $16.84-$24.73