Jun 29, 2022
ORTE 2780 - Orthotic Technician Clinical Credits: 4
Hours/Week: Lecture NoneLab None
Course Description: During this 120-hour orthotic clinical, students are placed in an orthotic facility or department. This clinical experience provides opportunities to apply theory and skills learned in the program. All student work is performed under the direct supervision of a certified orthotist or clinical supervisor in each clinical facility.
Prerequisite(s): Completion of all ORTE program curriculum and consent of instructor.
- A. Facility checklist
- safety procedures
- facility policies on duty day
- B. Professional skills evaluation
At the end of this course students will be able to:
- A. apply the theory and skills learned in the program to actual fabrication tasks under the direction of a certified orthotist or clinical supervisor in each facility.
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