OPC Certified Prosthetist – Regular Full Time (171363)
Posted: 12/13/2017 10:20:11 AM
The Sunnybrook Centre for Independent Living (SCIL) is currently looking for an energetic OPC Certified Prosthetist to join our team in a regular full time role to provide the highest level of patient care to a diverse and wide range of adult amputees primarily in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA).
Summary of Duties
The Sunnybrook Centre for Independent Living (SCIL) is currently looking for an energetic OPCCertified Prosthetist to join our team to provide the highest level of patient care to a diverse and wide range of adult amputees.
Key duties and responsibilities include:
Managing a clinical prosthetic caseload at SCIL and St. John’s Rehab, working closely with technicians and other members of the multidisciplinary clinic team (i.e. MD, OT, PT, Pedorthist, Orthotist, Funding and Clerical teams, etc.).
Maintaining the highest competence to perform clinical assessment and patient management tasks.
Establishing procedures for patient care that comply with accepted medical/legal requirements by maintaining current education in these areas.
Participating towards the implementation of efficiencies in technical, clinical and support areas.
Participating in the growth of the knowledge base of the prosthetic team by keeping up-to-date in areas of continuing education, new componentry, technical advancements and research in the field of prosthetics and related disciplines.
Certified with the Orthotics Prosthetics Canada (OPC)
Graduate of recognized prosthetic program and certification with OPC.
A minimum of two years related clinical experience preferred including experience with myoelectrics and current advancing technologies in upper and lower limb prosthetics.
Strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
Ability to work independently
Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resumes and cover letters, in one document, quoting file 171363, to:
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
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Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is strongly committed to inclusion and diversity within its community and welcomes all applicants including but not limited to: visible minorities, all religions and ethnicities, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
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