Athletic Trainer - High School Outreach

Location: Hagerstown, Maryland US

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Job Number: 5585

Position Title: Athletic Trainer

External Description:

Pivot has an immediate opening for an outreach Athletic Trainer to join our sports medicine team in Hagerstown, MD.  The Athletic Trainer will provide coverage at Saint James School.

Pivot fosters clinical and professional excellence through continuing education and mentorship.

At Pivot, you become an integral part of a reputable Athletic Training team that provides sports medicine services to professional, collegiate, and scholastic athletes throughout the Mid-Atlantic.  Other benefits include:

  • $1,000 in continuing education reimbursement
  • Career growth opportunities to positions that include Athletic Training Regional Coordinator, Program Operator, etc
  • Networking opportunities with a variety of area physicians
  • One-of-a-kind Athletic Trainer New Grad Mentorship program
  • Opportunities for PRN work at camps and tournaments and with professional and collegiate sports teams
  • Participation in Pivot’s Annual Sports Medicine Staff Development Conference
  • Professional, supportive and fun work environment
  • Unlimited online CEUs through our partnership with MedBridge

Athletic Trainer Job Summary:

Under the direction of the Director of Sports Medicine and Regional Coordinator, the Athletic Trainer works at an assigned outreach site performing diverse duties associated with Athletic Training as well as at an assigned clinic preparing equipment for treatment, assisting clinical staff and performing housekeeping duties, among other responsibilities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

There are five domains of the Athletic Training practice.  While at the assigned outreach site, the Athletic Trainer operates in these five domains:

Injury and Illness Prevention and Wellness Promotion:

  • Attendance at athletic games and practices
  • Application of protective and prophylactic devices
  • Advise athletes on proper use of equipment
  • Education of athletic injuries and conditions
  • Education of athletes on nutritional aspects of performance

Examination, Assessment and Diagnosis:

  • On-field assessment of acute athletic injuries
  • Assessment of emergency conditions or situations
  • Evaluation of chronic athletic injuries or conditions
  • Recognition of general medical conditions

Immediate and Emergency Care:

  • Acute first aid for all injuries and conditions
  • Coordination/Activation of emergency medical care

Therapeutic Intervention:

  • Application of modalities to athletic injuries
  • Instruction of rehabilitation exercises for athletic injuries
  • Instruction on methods of maintaining overall body conditioning while injured
  • Education of the injury and direction of care
  • Supervision of athletes’ return to activity
  • Referral of athletes to more specialized care for injury management
  • Coordination of outside care and treatments

Health Care Administration and Professional Responsibility:

  • Maintenance of Athletic Training Room
  • Inventory of all Athletic Training Room Supplies and resources
  • Accurate documentation of all daily treatments, injuries, and referrals
  • Collection of all correspondence with treating physician
  • Routine communication between parent or guardian, coach, and treating therapist or physician
  • Maintain a high level of professionalism at all times to positively impact the community
  • Comply with all confidentiality and disclosure requirements
  • Complies with all local, state, and federal rules, requirements, regulations, and laws related to Athletic Training
  • Reports any suspected or known violation of a rule, requirement, or law to proper authorities

Required Education, Skills & Abilities:

  • Bachelor's degree in Athletic Training from an accredited college/university
  • BOC certified
  • State license or be eligible for state license

 

 

Address1: 18501 Maugans Ave

Company: Pivot Physical Therapy

PostalCode: 21742

City: Hagerstown

State: Maryland

Community / Marketing Title: Athletic Trainer - High School Outreach

Company Profile:

Pivot Health Solutions is a premier provider of health and wellness services dedicated to getting people back to health, preventing injury and staying fit where they live, work, or play. Our family of brands include: Pivot Physical Therapy—getting people back on the move with the highest quality care and superior functional outcomes through evidence-based practice; Pivot Occupational Health— providing employers an array of employee-focused health, safety and preventive care services; Pivot Onsite Innovations— providing employers tailored, on-site, workforce-focused health, safety and wellness solutions; Pivot Sports Medicine— partnering with high school, collegiate and other sports organizations to deliver premier, personalized athletic training services; and Pivot Performance— guiding athletes of all levels to reach peak performance with customized, instructor-led programs.

EEO Employer Verbiage:

Pivot Health Solutions provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Pivot Health Solutions complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Pivot Health Solutions expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Pivot Health Solution's employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Location_formattedLocationLong: Hagerstown, Maryland US

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