Mastectomy Garment Fitter – Eden Spa - Orlando- Per Diem

  • Adventist Health System
  • Orlando, FL, USA
  • Nov 20, 2017

Job Description

Mastectomy Garment Fitter - Eden Spa - Orlando- Per Diem
Florida Hospital seeks to hire a Media Relations Specialist I who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.

Facility Profile:
Established in 1908, Florida Hospital is one of the largest not-for-profit healthcare systems in the country, caring for more than a million patients each year. The 2,286-bed acute-care medical facility, comprised of eight hospitals, has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best hospitals in the country for the past 10 years. It serves as a community hospital for Greater Orlando and as a major tertiary referral hospital for Central Florida and much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and Latin America.

Work Hours/Shifts:
Monday-Friday, 9am- 5pm

Job Summary:
Mastectomy Garment Fitter is responsible for fitting customers with breast prostheses and post mastectomy services. This responsibility includes patient assessment, formulation, follow up and implementation of a treatment plan using external breast prostheses and other post-mastectomy products. Interacts with members and maintains a friendly, open and service-oriented attitude. Performs functions consistent with supporting the entire spa facilities' team. Promotes the Spa Club and marketing strategies as assigned. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:
  • • Up to date with industry standards and techniques
  • • Ability to Multitask
  • • Basic computer skills
  • • Phone skills and etiquette
  • • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • • Problem-solving skills
  • • Strong communication skills
  • • More than 1 year of mastectomy fitting experience and compression garment fitting knowledge (Preferred)
  • • High school diploma or equivalent (Preferred)

Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
  • Certification by one of following national Certification/Accreditation Boards: Mastectomy fitter Board of Certification and/or American Board for Certification Orthotics and Prosthetics (Preferred)

Job Responsibilities:
Demonstrates, through behavior, Florida Hospital's core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship, and Teamwork
  • Embraces the CREATION Health Lifestyle concepts and serves as a spokesperson for the FHILM mission. Creates a lively, positive, aesthetically pleasing atmosphere to encourage customer, partner, and team engagement.
  • Assesses specific prescription or patient's needs for breast prostheses as it relates to or includes, but is not limited to, the evaluation of the following: physical assessment, circulation, skin integrity, posture and balance, mastectomy prosthetic requirements
  • Formulates and implements a treatment plan based upon an assessment to alleviate limitations and enhance function. The treatment includes, but is not limited to: verification of prescription/documentation, a needs assessment based on patient and/or caregiver input, analysis of design requirements and material selection, consultation with and/or referral to other healthcare professionals, adjustments to accommodate individual anatomic contours, patient education and instruction
  • Responsible for managing the product inventory. Order basic inventory and special custom orders, Manage inventory within budget.
  • Utilizes a follow-up treatment plan that ensures successful mastectomy prosthetic outcomes, patient health and quality of life which includes but is not limited to: documentation of any changes in patient's condition, formulation of modification to ensure successful outcomes, confirmation of patient education and instruction
  • Promotes competency and enhancement of post-mastectomy professional practice to contribute to the profession's body of knowledge which includes, but is not limited to, participation in: continuing education, promotion of public awareness of the post-mastectomy profession, consumer organizations, governmental and non-governmental organizations
  • Promotes spa services at events both on and off site as needed.
  • Provides the highest level of customer service and professionalism in all contacts. Performs other duties as assigned to ensure smooth and efficient operations. Provides compression garment fitting coverage as needed.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Mastectomy Garment Fitter opportunity with Florida Hospital and apply online today.

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