CERTIFIED PROSTHETIST ORTHOTIST (CPO) AND CERTIFIED PROSTHETIST (CP)
The Prosthetics and Orthotics Division in the University of Virginia's Department of Orthopaedic Surgery seeks a Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist (CPO) and a Certified Prosthetist (CP) to consult, provide, and fabricate orthotic and prosthetic devices for adults and children with musculoskeletal impairments throughout Central Virginia. Responsible for managing comprehensive orthotic and/or prosthetic patient care.
Requires bachelor's degree and completion of an NCOPE affiliated certificate program and NCOPE affiliated residency program or an associate's degree and 10 years of direct P&O experience. American Board for Certification in Prosthetics and Orthotics and one year of post-certification experience and experience with foot/ankle and pediatrics required. Candidate for CPO position should also possess interpersonal skills to help build referral bases.
Equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
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