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Licensed Athletic Trainer - Sports and Spine

SSM Health

Location Fond Du Lac, WI 54935
Department WI-Agnesian Health Plaza Bldg A
Posted 7 days ago -
Type: Full-time Permanent
Reference ID: 12100263

Description


  • PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Develops conditioning programs for injured and non-injured athletes to ensure safety in the program design incorporating nutrition plans and schedules customized to meet individual athlete needs.
    • Designs and implements comprehensive training or rehabilitation programs to prevent injury and illness among athletes.
    • Evaluates and manages injuries. Maintains medical documentation on each athlete and acts as a liaison between the physician and the athlete.
    • Prepares athletes for practice or competition based on team schedules, applicable regulations and guidelines, and in conjunction with physician and sports performance staff.
    • Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.
    • Performs other duties as assigned.


    EDUCATION

    • Bachelor's degree in Athletic Training or related field


    EXPERIENCE

    • No experience required


    PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

    • Constant standing.
    • Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs.
    • Frequent use of hearing and speech to share information through oral communication.
    • Frequent use of hearing to distinguish body sounds and/or hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.
    • Frequent use of vision for distances near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more).
    • Frequent walking, reaching, gripping and keyboard use/data entry.
    • Occasional bending, stooping, climbing, kneeling, sitting, squatting, twisting and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements.
    • Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 25-50 lbs.
    • Occasional lifting/moving patients.
    • Occasional use of vision to judge distances and spatial relationships and to identify and distinguish colors.
    • Occasional driving.
    • Rare crawling.
This is a PRN position. Work hours will be as needed to provide coverage for events. Evening and weekends as needed.
Assesses injuries and manages comprehensive treatment programs to prevent injury and rehabilitate athletes.

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