WORK WITH US

Join our team to help improve people’s lives!

Clinical Prosthetist & Orthotist

Visakhapatnam, Bengaluru, Mumbai, Nagpur

Purpose of the role

The Prosthetist-Orthotist will be responsible for the provision of prostheses (artificial limbs) to people who
have partial or total absence of a limb, and orthoses (supportive devices) to people with musculoskeletal
disabilities to aid their mobility, movement or function. These devices include artificial limbs (arms, hands,
legs, spine and feet), braces, and other customised devices. Works as part of a multidisciplinary team with
other healthcare professionals, including Orthopaedic doctors, surgeons, physiotherapists, podiatrists,
occupational therapists and technicians, to help manage patients’ rehabilitation.

This role reports to Associate Centre Manager / Centre Manager.

Accountabilities
  • Examines patient and evaluates needs resulting from disease, traumatic injury, or congenital problems.
  • Assesses movement and identifies any biomechanical abnormalities
  • Evaluates joint range of motion, strength, gait assessment and muscle strength
  • Assists in prostheses or orthoses to prevent or limit disability or restore mobility
  • Takes measurements, prepares casts, selects materials, designs, and fabricates devices based on physicians’ prescriptions
  • Documents and maintains patient records including the details of components and techniques used in the fabrication of the device provided
  • Performs fitting including static and dynamic alignments
  • Evaluates the effectiveness of the device for patient’s needs
  • Fit prostheses/orthoses and modify for comfort and function and help people to adapt to using them
  • Maintains patient records and instructs patients in proper use of prosthesis and orthopedic devices
  • Provides specialized guidance concerning operation and care of devices to patients and their attendants
  • Provides periodic adjustments and evaluations of patient progress.

Key metrics

Financial
Conversion of Leads
Non-Financial
In-clinic & Ex-clinic promotion activities
Customer Satisfaction
Adherence to Clinical Development Program & Training Calendars

Key Competencies

Behavioral
Strive for Results
Commit to Customers
Act for Change
Cooperate Transversally
Functional
Understanding of Upper Extremity, Lower Extremity and Biomechanics
Clinical and Fabrication Skills – Prosthetics, Orthotics and Podiatry
Establishing and adhering to standard work and quality protocols

Key Collaborators

Associate Centre Manager / Centre Manager
Clinical Team including Technicians and Senior Technicians
Sales Team

Owns

Upgrading P & O Knowledge
Upgrading Clinical Assessment Skills
Upgrading Fabrication Skills & Techniques

Minimum Educational Qualification

Bachelor’s in Prosthesis and Orthosis required
Registration under Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI)

Relevant Work Experience

Minimum years of experience – Minimum of 6 months to 1+ years

Contacts

We're here for you. If you have any further questions, please let us know.

Surehab Healthcare
G9, Srinivasa Towers, Teachers Colony, Greenlands, Begumpet, Hyderabad, Telangana - 500016

We want to hear from you

Please fill out our form, and we'll get in touch shortly

Example: 9866461418 for mobile and 08066461418 for landline