Licensed Athletic Trainer
Company: Encore Rehabilitation
Location: Phenix City
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Licensed Athletic Trainer
The L/ATC shall be responsible for attending all sports
activities as assigned by Sports Medicine Coordinator, assisting
team physicians as directed, maintaining written records on all
athletes, and consulting with team physicians and coaches regarding
injured athlete's status.
Responsible for coverage of assigned athletic events.
Responsible for rendering treatment as outlined by physician for
Responsible for assessment of injured athletes and proper
referral to physician.
- Responsible for communication with team coaches.
Graduation from approved college/university.
Eligible/Certified through National Athletic Trainers
- Eligible/Licensed through Alabama Board of Athletic
Stands, turns, bends, lifts, climbs, and uses a great majority
of physical motion in performing day to day activities of work.
Must be able to stand for extended periods of time and do a great
deal of walking without experiencing extreme fatigue. Lifting and
carrying equipment, supplies, and materials up to 50 lbs. without
help; over 50 lbs. with help of mechanical devices or other
personnel. Operation of electrical equipment and category I
exposure to infectious materials, visual acuity to perceive
reactions to injury and/or treatment.
Contribute to positive work demands and the overall team effort
of the Sports Medicine team.
Abide by ethics and standards established by the NATA.
Attend athletic events as assigned, assisting team physician
when in attendance.
Maintain communication with coaching staff regarding status of
injured players and schedule changes.
Record progress on injured athletes on established forms.
Refer athletic injuries to physician for diagnosis and treatment
Perform treatments as ordered by physician.
Maintain proper equipment and supplies pertinent for coverage of
Maintain proper attitude of encouragement toward all
Attend/participate in department/clinic in-services.
- Submit in writing to Sports Medicine Coordinator a record of
incident or accident with self, patient/athlete or other employee
as soon as it occurs.
Participates as a member of the health care team.
Transports patients, maintains records, equipment and supplies
Observes and records patient condition, reactions and responses.
Report appropriate information to physician/ clinical director.
Accepts responsibility for the patient's personal care and
environment throughout treatment.
Follows established procedures and safety precautions in the use
of heat, cold, light, water, sound, electricity and massage.
Carries out physician prescribed rehabilitation protocols.
- Carries out treatment utilizing any rehabilitation equipment
for which he/she has
received adequate instruction in its use and has demonstrated
Cares for braces, prostheses, bandages and other assistive
- Acts as an assistant to the team physician when appropriate
during assessment, stabilization and transport of injured
Informs immediate supervisor of pertinent information relative
to Sports Medicine.
Complies with procedures for maintenance of supplies and
Performs duties as assigned by Sports Medicine Coordinator
and/or Clinical Director.
- Participates in appropriate conference and in-service programs
for purpose of
The above duties are the normal functions necessary to perform
identified. This job description shall not be construed to be a
detailed description of all work requirements of this position.
SUPERVISOR: Sports Medicine Coordinator and Clinical
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