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  • Athletic Trainer

    Posted: 11/17/2019

    POSITION SPECIFICS
    Title:  Athletic Trainer
    FTE: 0.00 FTE (Per diem)
    Schedule: Variable
    Holiday Rotation:  N/A
    Weekend Rotation: Event coverage as needed

    POSITION SUMMARY
    Coordinate outreach athletic training services to youth, high school and recreational athletes.  Provide coverage at community events.  Provide patient care as needed.

    POSITION TECHNICAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
    • Provide athletic training services, evening and weekend event coverage for schools contracted with SPH and non-school events.  Maintain accurate records of event coverage.  Maintain travel and mileage records. 
    • Perform injury evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of athletic injuries.  Make recommendations for physician referral as appropriate. Maintain documentation of injuries and referrals per department standard.
    • Communicate with physicians, coaches and parents regarding athletic injuries evaluations and recommendations for triage and plan of care.
    • Serve as liaison and coordinator of outreach services between athletic directors and Rehabilitation Services Director.
    • Provide input to athletic directors regarding school supply budget. Maintain supplies. Maintain a clean and orderly athletic training room.
    • Provide expertise and supervision for performance enhancement and injury prevention services
    • Coordinate and provide athletic training services to community youth and adult recreational athletic leagues and community sponsored athletic tournaments and events.
    • Provide, as necessary, patient care in rehab services department collaborating with physical and occupational therapists with general supervision of a PT when required, following state and federal regulations.
    • Provide, as necessary, responsibilities as a physician extender working with sports medicine providers in their clinics.
    • Provide exercise and strengthening expertise in the wellness center for post discharge rehabilitation patients and other members as directed.
    • Presents seminars and workshops as requested.
    • Provide input on policies for the department.
    • Attend all mandatory Hospital in-services
    • Attend appropriate continuing education programs to continually improve the quality of skills delivered, and to advance individual competency.
    POSITION REQUIREMENTS
    Education
    • Required: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in athletic training.
    • Preferred: None
    Experience
    • Required: None
    • Preferred: 1 year
    Licenses and Registrations
    • Required: State of Wisconsin Athletic Trainer license.
    • Preferred: None
    Certification(s):
    • Required: Basic Life Support (BLS) within 3 months of hire
    • Preferred: None
    BENEFIT SUMMARY
    1. Competitive health and dental insurance options
    2. Flexible paid time off to balance work and life
    3. Retirement plan with immediate vesting and employer match
    4. Free membership to our state-of-the-art fitness facility
    5. Generous tuition reimbursement
    6. Employer provided life and disability insurance
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