CPO Travel Clinician South Central Zone
Company: Hanger, Inc.
Posted on: May 3, 2021
With a mantra of Empowering Human Potential, Hanger, Inc. is the
world's premier provider of orthotic and prosthetic (O&P)
services and products, offering the most advanced O&P
solutions, clinically differentiated programs and unsurpassed
customer service. Hanger's Patient Care segment is the largest
owner and operator of O&P patient care clinics nationwide.
Through its Products & Services segment, Hanger distributes branded
and private label O&P devices, products and components, and
provides rehabilitative solutions to the broader market. With
nearly 160 years of clinical excellence and innovation, Hanger's
vision is to lead the orthotic and prosthetic markets by providing
superior patient care, outcomes, services and value. Collectively,
Hanger employees touch thousands of lives each day, helping people
achieve new levels of mobility and freedom.
We are hiring a CPO Float Clinician that meets all State Licensure
qualifications to assist with coverage in the following South
Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, South Carolina,
North Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio, Indiana, Missouri,
Kansas, Oklahoma and Arkansas
Our patients are our focus and are the heart of everything we
do. As a Hanger Prosthetist and/or Orthotist, you will
leverage exceptional training, the latest technology, and an
extensive collaborative clinical community nearly 1500 providers
strong to provide or supervise the delivery of comprehensive
prosthetic and orthotic care. You will assess patients,
formulate treatment plans, implement those plans, follow-up with
your patients and participate in practice management.
As a member of our National Float Pool, you will exemplify
exceptional care to our patients on 12-16 week assignments at any
one of our more than 700 clinics nationwide. Your experience
and academic preparation allows you to serve in a variety of
settings treating a wide range of prosthetic and/or orthotic cases.
Your ability to be professional, flexible, caring, and
committed will be highly valued by our patients and their families,
your colleagues, and physicians. As a full-time, Hanger
employee you will enjoy a very competitive base salary, short term
housing, rental car, and a robust benefits package.
You will provide prosthetic and/or orthotics care to patients on a
full-time basis for varying lengths of time with assignment
location anywhere in the country to be determined by the needs of
Depending on the operational requirements, size of the Hanger
Clinic and subject to limitations imposed by state and/or local
law, your role may include some or all of the functions listed
Collaborate with physicians in the evaluation and analysis of a
patient’s need for prosthetic and/or orthotic services; recommend
treatment options to physicians when necessary.
Examine and evaluate patient needs in relation to disease and
Formulate design of prosthetic and/or orthotic devices.
Select materials, make cast measurements, model modifications, and
layouts, taking into account new techniques and
Perform fitting, including static and dynamic
Evaluate prosthetic and/or orthotic device on patient, adjust to
assure fit, function, medical efficacy, and quality of
Instruct patients in use of prosthetic and/or orthotic
Identify and reconcile issues/problems to ensure patient
satisfaction with devices provided.
Provide follow-up with patients and physicians.
Provide in-service training to physicians and allied health care
Utilize effective materials management, quality and performance
processes to maximize device quality and medical efficacy,
maintaining a proper balance with costs and operational/financial
Meet with physicians, case managers and other referral sources to
review prosthetic and/or orthotic services and capabilities;
develop and enhance business relationships to identify and secure
ongoing and future sources or referrals.
Plan and implement strategies to meet and exceed revenue targets in
coordination with management.
Provide detailed clinical notes to patient records.
May mentor residents or newly certified clinicians.
Provide assistance to other clinical staff.
Provide information to administrative staff to conduct
Adhere to all safety regulations; compliance with Medicare and
other governmental regulations; compliance with bloodborne and
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
May be asked to perform on-call, hospital calls, or float between
more than one Hanger Clinic location.
Current board certification in Prosthetics and/or Orthotics from
the American Board for Certification (ABC) or the Board of
A valid driver’s license and driving record within the standards
outlined within Hanger’s Motor Vehicle Safety Policy and
Must agree to assignability anywhere in the country based on the
needs of the company.
Typically requires a minimum of 8 years of related
Thorough understanding of the principles of biomechanics,
pathomechanics, gait analysis, kinesiology, anatomy and
Thorough understanding of componentry and its suitability and
reliability for specific uses
Thorough understanding of medical terminology
Effective communication skills for accurate, concise, and organized
oral and written presentation and reports to patient and
Ability to instruct clinical and non-clinical personnel and
customers on objectives of patient care services
Active listening, reading and comprehension skills for analyzing
reports, charts and correspondence
Ability to assess patient condition and advise physician on
Good interpersonal skills and ability to build professional
relationships with physicians, therapists and patients
Ability to work effectively as a team member
Effective organizational, time management and planning
Act with integrity in all ways and at all times, remaining honest,
transparent, and respectful in all relationships.
Keep the patient at the center of everything that you do, building
Foster open collaboration and constructive dialogue with everyone
Continuously innovate new solutions, influencing and responding to
Focus on superior outcomes, and calibrate work processes for
Ability to lift patients using biomedical techniques frequently
throughout the course of a work day/shift; must be capable of
easily lifting fifty (50) pounds of weight alone
Ability to walk, bend, stand, and reach constantly during a work
Visual acuity (near and distant) sufficient to maintain accurate
records, recognize people, and understand written
Ability to speak and hear sufficiently to understand and give
Ability to push wheeled equipment throughout the
Fine motor skills adequate for scheduling and preparing patients,
equipment, and supplies for treatment
Ability to participate in sustained activities for many hours in
duration in accordance with state labor laws
Employees working at least 20 hours per week are eligible for the
8 Paid Holidays per Year
Paid Vacation Time Off
Paid Sick Time Off
8 hours of paid time to volunteer in your community
Medical Flex Spend Account
Dependent Care Flex Spend Account
Free employee assistance program
Full-time employees are also eligible for short-term and long-term
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