Franciscan Health Athletic Trainer in Lafayette, Indiana
Franciscan Health1501 Hartford Street Lafayette, IN 47904
WHAT WE NEED
A person who gets people back in action
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Whether a professional athlete, high school student or weekend warrior, an active person with an injury wants one thing: to get back into their routine as soon as possible. People used to being active want to know that they have an athletic trainer who can help them optimally rehab and train. If you understand that, you’re well on your way to being the kind of athletic trainer we need.
Are you able to juggle a variety of training and rehab plans? Can you work with people at all levels of fitness? Are you a good listener and compassionate caretaker? Do you love being active and helping others get active? Learn more about how your skills fit with us.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
Communicate injuries and treatment plans to coaches, athletes, parents, team physicians, and the Sports Medicine Institute Staff.
Complete thorough and accurate evaluation of athletic injuries, provides first aid and immediate care of acute injuries.
Develop, implement, and oversee appropriate rehabilitation and return to play programs for athletes.
Maintain proper documentation and record keeping of all athletic injuries, and related referrals and doctors notes.
Participate in Franciscan Health Sports Medicine educational outreach programs for local schools, youth sports organizations, parent, and community groups to promote conditioning and injury prevention programs.
Promote prevention of injuries through the recommendation of appropriate conditioning programs, monitoring environmental conditions and maintaining protective equipment.
Treat injuries using appropriate treatment modalities within the scope of athletic training certification and state practice act.
Work within established Sports Medicine and their current assignment's athlete care protocol regarding physician referrals, treatment, and return-to-play.
WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED
Prior Physical Medicine/Rehabilitation experience.
Critically evaluate and analyze information in written materials.
Develop effective relationships with patients, hospital departments, and other external parties.
Effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
Knowledge of Anatomy, Physiology and athletic training modalities at a level normally acquired through certification as an athletic trainer.
Maintain composure, even in very difficult situations.
Manage conflict and tactfully handle complaints and difficult situations.
Strong interpersonal communication skills.
Knowledge of terminology used in diagnosis and classification of illnesses, injuries, and disabilities.
Work independently with minimal supervision.
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
License(s): Basic Life Support Program
Certification(s): Certified Athletic Trainer
Travel: Never or Rarely
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.
Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.
Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.
Lafayette, IN, US, 47904
Never or Rarely
1501 Hartford Street