Fairview Health Services  Athletic Trainer-Certified in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Athletic Trainer-Certified

Specialty Rehabilitation Services

Location Institute for Athletic Medicine-Lakeville

Department IAM - Trainers

Hours per 2 weeks 60

Shift Rotating day/evening

Date Posted 06/19/2018

Job Number 18-73555

Job Description:

Responsible for safe and effective direct delivery of patient care including patient evaluation, treatment, reassessment, and discharge planning. Work in a high school or college setting as an athletic trainer contracted to provide services on a daily basis during the school year.

This position will work at Lakeville North High School. It is benefit and PTO eligible and will be authorized for 60 hours per two week pay period with a varied schedule.

Job Expectations:

  • Evaluates Athletes for injuries

  • Determine level of care needed

  • Assists in appropriate referral to medical personnel

  • Handles immediate care of athletic injuries as needed

  • Communicates proper follow-up care to patients, coaches and any other medical support personnel

  • Determine playability of injured athletes in both practice and competition

  • Maintains records

  • Keep treatment records on athletes

  • Maintain any record of physician visits of athletes

  • Track parental consents, emergency information and other medical records pertinent to athletes

  • Work with school and coaches

  • Obtain adequate and appropriate supplies for effective care via school administration

  • Work with coaching staff on pre-season programs to help prevent injuries and prepare athletes for competition as requested

  • Assists coaching staff in game preparation of equipment and supplies needed to handle athletic injuries.

  • Have plan in place to handle emergencies

  • Provide patient and family education to maximize treatment program

Job Qualifications:

Required

License/Certification/Registration

  • Board of Certification Certified Athletic Trainer

Preferred

License/Certification/Registration

  • Membership of the National Athletic Training Association

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.