ACPOC - The Association of Children's Prosthetic-Orthotic Clinics Founded in 1978

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  • Enrolling in the ACPOC on-line job board allows you to effectively reach your desired audience and advertise your open positions easily.
  • ACPOC has approximately 350 members, who visit the website for annual meeting information, to access ACPOC News, to gather information on available resources, and much more.
  • The ACPOC website receives an average of 9,000 page views per month.
  • The introductory price is $100 for a 3 month job posting.

To post a job, please contact Susan Shannon at the ACPOC Office either by email: shannon@aaos.org or by phone: 847/698-1637.

Eastern Michigan University

Assistant Professor, Orthotics and Prosthetics

The Eastern Michigan University Orthotics and Prosthetics Program is pleased to announce a new tenure-track Assistant Professor position.

The EMU Orthotics and Prosthetics graduate program educates diverse cohorts of master's degree students by providing a curriculum focused on developing practice competencies through hands-on experience.

Preference will be given to applicants with experience teaching, as well as performing and disseminating research.

Faculty Responsibilities:

  • Course preparation and effective teaching
  • Eight month teaching schedule
  • Scholarly and creative activity (publication, presentation, etc.)
  • Service to department, college, university, and community

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of Master's degree (MSOP or a related field with certifications in orthotics and prosthetics. Doctoral degree in a related field strongly preferred)
  • ABC certified: CO, CP, or CPO
  • Minimum 5 years post-certification clinical experience

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Retirement plan with 11% employer contributions
  • Tuition waiver program

Application materials must be submitted online via http://agency.governmentjobs.com/emichedu/default.cfm and should include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, academic transcripts, and contact information for 3 professional references.

This position begins August 31st, 2017.

Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. For more information, please contact Jacob Lindquist at jlindqui@emich.edu.

Shriner Hospital for Children

Pediatric Certified Prosthetist Orthotist

Shriners Hospitals for Children®-Erie has a full time, benefit-eligible position available for our growing Pediatric Orthotic and Prosthetic Service line (POPS).

Qualifications:

  • Functions independently and fulfills the professional responsibilities of a Certified Prosthetist/Orthotist.
  • Experience with using an Electronic Medical Record preferred along with willingness to be trained in OPIE and VORUM (CAD) software programs.
  • The candidate must possess strong teamwork, communication and program development skills.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Orthotics and Prosthetics required.
  • Eligible PA License required; actively licensed in PA preferred.
  • Three (3) years of experience as a Certified Orthotist or Certified Prosthetist required, pediatric experience required.
  • One (1) year of Microsoft Office products or ability to learn patient information software required.
  • Participates in and integrates department activities with center-wide activities and philosophy.

Interested professionals can apply at or send their resume to:

Shriners Hospitals for Children®
Attn: Human Resources
1645 West 8th Street
Erie, PA 16505 or e-mail to cdesantis@shrinenet.org

No phone calls please. Shriners Hospitals for Children® is an EOE/Drug-Free, Smoke-Free Workplace.

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Shriner Hospital for Children

Manager, Pediatric Orthotics & Prosthetics (POPS)

Shriners Hospitals for Children®-Erie has a full time, benefit-eligible position available for a Manager of our growing Pediatric Orthotic and Prosthetic Service line (POPS). The Manager is responsible and accountable for leading, planning, directing, organizing, and evaluating the operations and personnel of the orthotics and prosthetics department. Additionally, the Manager serves as a clinical role model and resource person for staff assigned to the department. Participates in and integrates department activities with center-wide activities and philosophy.

Qualifications:

  • Functions independently and fulfills the professional responsibilities of a Certified Prosthetist/Orthotist.
  • Responsible to plan, direct and lead staff and department with day-to-day operations.
  • Proficient in OPIE software functions and knowledge of VORUM (CAD).
  • The candidate must possess strong teamwork, communication and program development skills.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Orthotics and Prosthetics required.
  • Eligible PA License required; actively licensed in PA preferred.
  • Five (5) years of experience as a Certified Orthotist or Certified Prosthetist required.
  • Three (3) years of supervisory experience required.
  • Three (3) years of pediatric clinical experience required.
  • One (1) year of Microsoft Office products or ability to learn patient information software required.

Interested professionals can apply at or send their resume to:

Shriners Hospitals for Children®
Attn: Human Resources
1645 West 8th Street
Erie, PA 16505 or e-mail to cdesantis@shrinenet.org

No phone calls please. Shriners Hospitals for Children® is an EOE/Drug-Free, Smoke-Free Workplace.

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Shriner Hospital for Children

Certified Prosthetist Orthotist

Shriners Hospital for Children-Houston is excited to announce a full time opening for a Certified Prosthetist Orthotist. If you are interested in working for one of the premier pediatric international health care systems whose mission is to treat pediatric patients regardless of their ability to pay then we encourage you to apply for this position. The ideal candidate is someone who is comfortable providing prosthetic and orthotic care to pediatric patients in a team environment, demonstrates the ability to build and maintain supportive relationships with co-workers, thrives on working with other members of the rehab team, and is adept at providing education opportunities to hospital staff and O&P students. With us you will treat an incredibly diverse and challenging population consisting of pediatric patients from birth up to 18 years of age with a variety of diagnoses including but not limited to Arthrogryposis, Cerebral Palsy, Limb Deficiencies, Spina Bifida, Clubfoot and Scoliosis. Candidates should be ABC-certified by exam and be able to meet the requirements for Texas licensure. Having 3-5 years of experience in pediatrics and a strong background in lower limb pediatric orthotics and prosthetics is a plus. Houston is an amazing city located on the Texas Gulf Coast. It is a vibrant, multi-cultural environment that is located in the heart of the Texas Medical Center. If you are interested in applying please send a resume and cover letter to HoustonHR@shrinenet.org or apply at our website, www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org, where you can download an application and send it with your resume.

For more information, contact:

Shriners Hispitals for Children
6977 Main St., Houston, TX 77030
Phone: 713-797-1616