Your role: The Orthotist will be working with pediatric patients across the Nashville area through Vanderbilt's Durable Medical Equipment start-up operation called Carefluent Connect. The Orthotist will be making and fitting braces and splints for patients of Vanderbilt's Pediatric Clinics. You will use your ABC certification (required) to evaluate, treat, and perform adjustments. Carefluent, is an entity of Vanderbilt and opened in March 2020.
Your Department: You will be working for Carefluent Connect, a wholly owned, for-profit, subsidiary of Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Our vision is to support health and care by offering a coordinated, efficient and effective approach to the provision of services; personalized to meet the needs of the patient. Our primary service line is supporting the DME needs of our patients as they transition from VUMC care into the home. The vision of Carefluent Connect is to try to fill gaps in serving the needs of patients. When a clinician deems that home equipment or supplies are required, and a patient chooses us to provide the service, we'll ensure continuity of care no matter where the patient is.
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