Peachtree Orthopedics in Atlanta, Georgia is seeking a part time (2 days/week) Athletic Trainer (ATC)/Orthopaedic Tech (OTC) to support a very busy orthopedic surgeon specializing in hand and upper extremity surgery who also manages general orthopedic trauma on call. This position would be 100% clinic based with a very strong emphasis on collaborative patient management and development of a close working relationship with the surgeon and other mid-level provider. Experience in orthopedics and hand/upper extremity care is preferred.
The travel locations required are Sandy Springs and Buckhead on each Tuesday and Wednesday.
Education Requirements: Graduate of an accredited Athletic Trainer and Orthopaedic Tech program.
Work Experience: Two years experience working as a ATC/OTC or OTC/Surgical First Assist
Licensing and/or Certifications: Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC); Certified Orthopaedic Tech
Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination. Requires standing and walking for prolonged periods of time. Occasionally lifts and carries items weighing up to 50 pounds. Requires normal visual acuity and hearing. Requires exposure to communicable diseases and bodily fluids. Requires working under stress in emergency situations or during irregular hours.