Greensboro Orthopaedics is now EmergeOrtho Triad Region

Secondary School Athletic Trainer

Job title:Secondary School Athletic Trainer
Posted on:06/10/2019
Status:Full Time

Company Information

Location:Triad Region - Greensboro
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Job Summary

EmergeOrtho Triad Region is an orthopaedic medical practice, dedicated to providing outstanding, comprehensive, & patient-centered care. Our Sports Medicine providers are focused on orthopaedic care for all types of athletes - professional, collegiate, high school, and recreational. As we continue to expand our Sports Medicine Program, we are seeking a Certified Athletic Trainer to join our team of professionals.

The Certified Athletic Trainer's primary responsibility will be to provide athletic training services to the student-athletes of a local secondary school under the direction of the team physician, an EmergeOrtho orthopaedic surgeon. The candidate will also have the opportunity to serve others through our Sports Medicine Outreach Program.

Job Description

Essential responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Injury Prevention • Injury Recognition • Injury Evaluation • Acute Injury Management • Medical Record Keeping/Documentation Management (Maintain accurate documentation of medical treatments, clinical evaluations, therapeutic intervention & rehabilitation of injuries & medical conditions, as well as DME and referrals using a computer-based management software) • Development and Maintenance of Emergency Action Plans • Provide Education • Systematize and manage sports medicine supplies & equipment inventory • Communicate appropriately and effectively with coaches, school administration, parents, student-athletes, and other healthcare providers • Schedule and provide pre-participation sports physicals along with the EmergeOrtho Sports Medicine team • Provide Community Outreach Sports Medicine Services as requested by EmergeOrtho Triad Region.• Report directly to the EmergeOrtho Triad Region Sports Medicine Manager and/or Team Physician • Maintain a clean and safe work space

Requirements: • Candidate must possess & maintain Board Certification with good standing • Candidate must be licensed or eligible for North Carolina State licensure • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Athletic Training or similar program required

Qualifications: • Strong communication skills • Ability to work independently and as a team member

Recommended Qualifications: • 1-5 years of secondary school athletic training experience

Physical/Mental/Environmental Demands: • Expected lifting, bending, walking, running, kneeling, standing, sitting, and squatting • Requires hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity • Requires normal hearing and eyesight • Requires the ability to manage high stress situations. Must be able to adjust and adapt to changing conditions.

Work Environment: This position requires work in multiple environments including, but not limited to school athletic facilities.

Position type/Expected hours of work: This is a full-time position (hours and days of work may vary). Some weekend and holiday hours will be required.

Travel: Travel between locations is expected.

This full-time position includes: Excellent compensation package with competitive pay and a robust benefit package; • Medical • Paid Time Off (PTO) • Retirement Plan • CE allowance

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