Orthopedic Assistant Salary in Arkansas, United States
The average pay for an Orthopedic Assistant is $42,946 a year and $21 an hour in Arkansas, United States.
The average salary range for an Orthopedic Assistant is between $31,675 and $52,340.
This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arkansas, United States.
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Applies, adjusts, and removes casts, assembles traction apparatus, and fits strappings and splints for orthopedic patients according to medical staff instructions, using handtools: covers injured areas with specified protective materials, such as stockinette bandages, gauze, or rubber pads, preparatory to cast application.
Wets, wraps, and molds plaster bandages around area of fracture.
Trims plaster, using electric cutter.
Removes whole and broken casts and alters position of cast to change setting of patient's limb or body part as directed.
Assembles wooden, metal, plastic, or plaster material to make orthopedic splints, using handtools.
Rigs pulleys, ropes, and frames to assemble fracture beds, using handtools.
Attaches traction supports to patient's limb and adjusts support to specified tension.
Assembles exercise frames, using handtools.
Adjusts crutches and canes to fit patient.
Instructs patients in care of and assists patients in walking with casts, braces, and crutches.
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Orthopedic Assistant Job Listings for Arkansas, United States
Physical Therapy Technician
Springdale, AR, USA
Develops an appropriate clinical knowledge and skill set, appropriate to assist the supervising ... We provide physical therapy services for: - All orthopedic extremity and spine injuries - Post ...
Adolescent Medicine, Adolescent Medicine Physician Needed
Little Rock, AR, USA
Arkansas Children's Hospital
Faculty appointment at University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences at the Assistant or Associate ... Work with pediatric subspecialists, including Gynecology, Psychiatry, and Orthopedics, to centrally ...