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Athletic Trainer PRN

Company: AdventHealth Ottawa
Location: Ottawa
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Job Description:

DescriptionAthletic Trainer PRN AdventHealth Ottawa Location Address: -1301 S. Main Street, Ottawa, KS 66067 Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Ottawa

  • Family friendly community
  • Excellent cost of living
  • Five major recreational lakes
  • Many annual events and festivals
  • Environment committed to patient care Work Hours/Shift:
    • PRN You Will Be Responsible For:
      • Selects age appropriate activities based on the athlete's/client's physical capacity, intelligence level and interest.
      • Ability to observe and evaluate treatment effect, recommends change to physician/therapist as needed.
      • Ability to perform an appropriate assessment on all athletes/clients and performs reassessments as per policy. - This includes pediatric, adolescent, geriatric patients and the general patient population.
      • Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of medical/health care errors.
      • Demonstrates knowledge of modalities, joint mobilizations, manual therapy techniques, gait training and exercise prescription. QualificationsWhat You Will Need:
        • Ability to travel to and from the Gollier Center & RMH to treat clients and attend meetings
        • Ability to travel to and from schools and sporting events to provide athletic trainer services as necessary
        • Ability to travel to community sites for marketing as necessary
        • 4-year Baccalaureate Degree - Required
        • Two or more years
        • Graduate Degree - Preferred
        • Valid Driver's License Job Summary: Responsible delivering athletic training services at participating schools and for community events as appropriate. - Administers treatments and physical agents as prescribed in an effort to restore function and prevent disability following injury, disease or physical disability in the high school setting. - Implements the proper referral for further medical attention when necessary. - Plan and schedule community education projects. - Performs daily functions of the athletic training room. - Assist in developing and implementing policies and procedures for the department. - Assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities. - The Certified Athletic Trainer will assist with day-to-day operations; work closely with other staff, physicians, student-athletes, parents, and other clients. - Participates in operational aspects of the department, maintains performance improvement activities within the department and participates in CQI activities. - Provides input in formulating budget, assists in evaluating department performance versus budget controls and takes appropriate action to remain in budget guidelines. - Ensures that patient/contracted changes are accurate and entered on a timely basis. - Participates in all infection control, departmental equipment training, organizational safety and fire safety programs.This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Keywords: AdventHealth Ottawa, Lawrence , Athletic Trainer PRN, Human Resources , Ottawa, Kansas

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