Fairview Health Services Athletic Trainer-Casual in Blaine, Minnesota

Overview

Responsible for safe and effective direct delivery of patient care including patient evaluation, treatment, reassessment, and discharge planning. The Casual Athletic Trainer works a casual schedule to assist with the coverage of athletic events at various schools on an “as needed” basis.

Responsibilities/Job Description

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

  • 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

Qualifications

Education:

Minimum Education

Bachelors Degree with specialization in Athletic Training

Minimum License/Certification/Registration

Registered in the State of Minnesota. Or eligible and possess MN Registration Licensure prior to hire date.

Certified by the National Athletic Trainers Association.

Preferred License/Certification/Registration

Membership of the National Athletic Training Association

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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 12 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.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/DisabledAll qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

Requisition ID 2018-26012

Profession Clinical/Direct Patient Care (non-nursing/allied Health)

Speciality Rehabilitation Services

Location Fairview Corporate

Shift day/evening

Hours per 2 weeks casual

Department IAM - Trainers