Job Detail
Orthotist Prosthetist
Healthcare Department, Peshawar
Apply By May 1, 2021
Job Description (total positions: 1, posted on: Apr 23, 2021)

Examine, interview, and measure patients to determine their appliance needs and to identify factors that could affect appliance fit.

  • Collect medical information from patients, family members, or other medical professionals.
  • Examine patients to assess general physical condition.
  • Measure the physical or physiological attributes of patients.
  • Fit, test, and evaluate devices on patients, and make adjustments for proper fit, function, and comfort.
  • Adjust prostheses or other assistive devices.
  • Instruct patients in the use and care of orthoses and prostheses.
  • Instruct patients in the use of assistive equipment.
  • Maintain patients records.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Select materials and components to be used, based on device design.
  • Fabricate medical devices.
  • Design orthopedic and prosthetic devices, based on physicians prescriptions and examination and measurement of patients.
  • Design medical devices or appliances.
  • Make and modify plaster casts of areas that will be fitted with prostheses or orthoses, for use in the device construction process.
  • Fabricate medical devices.
  • Confer with physicians to formulate specifications and prescriptions for orthopedic or prosthetic devices.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment.

Required Skills

Leadership Skills, Organizational Skills, Client Acquisition,

Industry
Healthcare / Hospital / Medical
Category
Health & Medicine
Job Type
Full Time/Permanent ( First Shift (Day) )
Gender
No Preference
Minimum Education
Bachelors
Degree Title
BSc in Orthotices & Prothetics
Career Level
Entry Level
Minimum Experience
1 Year