Athletic Trainer - Certified (Roanoke, VA, US, 24014)
Company: Carilion Clinic
Posted on: May 28, 2023
How You'll Help Transform Healthcare: The Athletic Trainer will
work with athletes to prevent athletic injury and enhance
performance using knowledge of nutrition, hygiene, psychology,
conditioning and protective equipment. Develop training programs to
prevent injuries and examine athletes' injuries while also showing
them techniques to build their strength and avoid future or further
injury. They will be a point of contact between area athletic
programs and the physician practice. They will support Carilion's
hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job
responsibilities. Provide support for clinical and medical staff in
the delivery of quality medical care. Assist with patient care as
directed by the physician and clinical staff within scope of
training. - -
- Demonstrates ability to perform the following functions
regarding athletic injuries: prevention, assessment, treatment
(including first aid) and reconditioning.
- Collects data and performs patient assessment to include
height, weight, vital signs, chief complaint, current medications,
- Carries out all prescribed treatments and recommendations by
the physician to treat and rehabilitate athletic injuries.
- Maintains work area, exam, treatment rooms, x-ray rooms and lab
in a clean, safe manner; restock with supplies and instruments;
sterilize reusable equipment as needed. -
- Observes all safety precautions and standards; assures proper
disposal of specimens and contaminated waste. -
- Provides patient and community education in the areas of sports
injury prevention and care.
- Completes all documentation in a timely manner. -
- Serves as a liaison between patient/athlete, physician,
physician office staff and school personnel. What We Require:
Education: Bachelor's degree in health related field required.
Experience: One year in athletic training setting preferred. -
Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Licensure as an
Athletic Trainer with the Virginia Department of Health Professions
and certification through the National Athletic Training Board of
Certification required. AHA BLS-HCP required. Other Minimum
Qualifications: Effective interpersonal skills to communicate both
in person and in writing in order to interact with management,
doctors, professional staff, patients, general public and local
schools and sports teams. Keyboarding and utilization of automated
computer systems required, including electronic medical records.
Must be able to assist with or transfer athletes of various
weight/heights. Must be able to stand for long periods of time,
have good mobility skills and be able to walk long distances. About
Carilion This is Carilion Clinic ... An organization where
innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued.
A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress
and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never
discouraged and forever curious. Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you
will find a robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3
trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and
Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.
Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries
and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where
the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your
tomorrow with us. Requisition Number: 140016 - Employment Status:
Full time - Location: Carilion Clinic Neurosurgery (Institute for
Orthopaedics and Neurosciences) - Shift: Day - Shift Details: M-F
8a-5p, Occ 1/2 day Sat Recruiter: EMILY F ALLEN - Recruiter Phone:
- Recruiter Email: email@example.com For more information,
contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537. Equal Opportunity
Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with
Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Carilion Clinic is
a drug-free workplace.
Keywords: Carilion Clinic, Roanoke , Athletic Trainer - Certified (Roanoke, VA, US, 24014), Other , Roanoke, Virginia
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