Prosthetist/Orthotist jobs in Maryland

Prosthetist/Orthotist designs and fits artificial limbs, braces and appliances for patients with physical disability based on physician's specifications. Examines patient and prepares cast or model to assist with the construction of the appliance and selection of required materials/components. Being a Prosthetist/Orthotist fits finished appliance to patient and makes any adjustments to ensure comfort and maximum functionality. If the position is a specialist in crafting and fitting artificial limbs, title is a Prosthetist. Additionally, Prosthetist/Orthotist if the position is a specialist in crafting and fitting orthopedic braces, title is an Orthotist. Completion of a National Commission on Orthotic and Prosthetic Education (NCOPE) residency (12-18 months) is required in addition to certification. Requires a master's degree. Requires certification by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Prosthetist/Orthotist's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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Physical Therapist Assistant PTA
  • Sava
  • Bethesda, MD
  • Teaches exercises to residents, family members, and caregivers and may provide instruction in the use and care for orthotic, prosthetic devices, and other assisting apparatus. * Completes required ...
  • 3 days ago

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Physical Therapist Assistant PTA - Part Time
  • Summit Park Health and Rehabilitation Center
  • Catonsville, MD
  • Teaches exercises to residents, family members, and caregivers and may provide instruction in the use and care for orthotic, prosthetic devices, and other assisting apparatus. Completes required ...
  • 6 days ago

Maryland (US: /ˈmɛrələnd/ (listen) MERR-əl-ənd) is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States, bordering Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia to its south and west; Pennsylvania to its north; and Delaware to its east. The state's largest city is Baltimore, and its capital is Annapolis. Among its occasional nicknames are Old Line State, the Free State, and the Chesapeake Bay State. It is named after the English queen Henrietta Maria, known in England as Queen Mary. Sixteen of Maryland's twenty-three counties border the tidal waters of the Chesapeake Bay estuary and...
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Income Estimation for Prosthetist/Orthotist jobs
$69,982 to $99,541

Prosthetist/Orthotist in Bradford, PA
Provide assistance to other clinical staff.
March 20, 2021
Active listening, reading and comprehension skills for analyzing reports, charts and correspondence.
March 05, 2021
Act with integrity in all ways and at all times, remaining honest, transparent, and respectful in all relationships.
January 22, 2021