Could This Be For You?
Our patients are our focus and are the heart of everything we do. As a Hanger Prosthetist and / or Orthotist, you will leverage exceptional training and an extensive collaborative clinical community nearly 1500 providers strong to provide or supervise the delivery of comprehensive prosthetic and orthotic care.
You will assess patients, formulate treatment plans, implement those plans, follow-up with your patients and participate in practice management.
If you have not yet achieved certification, you will provide care under the direction of one of our certified clinicians.
As an Area Clinic Manager, the Prosthetist / Orthotist is also responsible for supervision of multiple therapy clinics. You will ensure compliance to all policies and procedures, be responsible for clinic financials;
including profit and loss performance, and be responsible for sales / marketing to existing and potential clinic referrers.
Depending on the operational requirements, size of the Hanger Clinic and subject to limitations imposed by state and / or local law, your role may include some or all of the functions listed below.
Create an environment which is consistent with the company’s values and objectives.
Responsible for establishing and achieving financial, customer service and employee relations goals for the local market.
In collaboration with Market Leader, Practice Managers and clinicians, establish an aggressive business plan to develop the market practice.
Responsible for implementing the local market business plan to achieve Marketing and operating goals.
Responsible for supporting the Clinical Services strategic mission.
Provide clinical leadership and serve as a mentor and a coach to clinical staff. Increase practitioner retention through relationship building.
Assess, monitor and develop clinician skill levels to ensure clinicians meet quality standards.
Assist Vice President, Clinical Services in providing clinical training to achieve positive patient outcomes, employee satisfaction, customer service and clinical excellence.
Responsible for both teaching and auditing all aspects of clinical documentation within area.
Ensure clinicians are in compliance with regulatory requirements of all certification boards, governmental agencies, other certifying agencies and company policies, procedures and programs.
Establish and maintain positive relationships with the varied customer communities. Develop service strategies that capture the unique nuances of specific marketplaces.
Present clinical information in an effective manner to referral sources.
Current board certification in Prosthetics and / or Orthotics from the American Board for Certification (ABC) or the Board of Certification (BOC), or
A baccalaureate degree in prosthetics and / or orthotics, or the foreign equivalent, and current ABC Board-Eligibility in Prosthetics and / or Orthotics.
A valid driver’s license and driving record within the standards outlined within Hanger’s Motor Vehicle Safety Policy and Procedures.
In states where licensure is required, the ability to obtain and maintain state licensure may be required as well.
Five years’ experience in Orthotics and / or Prosthetics providing direct patient care, preferred.
Minimum five years in a position of general management and / or marketing in a multi-site environment; orthotic / prosthetic background preferred.
Additional Success Factors
Physical Abilities Personal Qualities
Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
Ability to evaluate and monitor clinical capabilities and skill levels.
Ability to develop and execute business plans and achieve strategic marketing and operating goals.
Ability to manage, develop and motivate employees.
Ability to prepare, interpret and analyze branch financial statements.
Proficiency in Windows Based office technologies (ex. Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Act with integrity in all ways and at all times, remaining honest, transparent, and respectful in all relationships.
Keep the patient at the center of everything that you do, building lifelong trust.
Foster open collaboration and constructive dialogue with everyone around you.
Continuously innovate new solutions, influencing and responding to change.
Focus on superior outcomes, and calibrate work processes for outstanding results.
Our Investment in You
Competitive health and insurance benefits.
Annual target bonus or commission.
Paid vacation and sick time.
Frequent company update talks with our leadership team.
At discretion of management, eligibility to attend Ed Fair, Hanger's annual Education Fair & National Business meeting.
Reimbursement of certification and licensing fees.
Access to the latest research and techniques in the O&P field.