This is an on-call position.
Certified athletic trainer will provide, within the scope of practice, prevention, clinical evaluation, immediate care, treatment, rehabilitation, and triage of injuries incurred by patients. Certified athletic trainer will maintain flexibility in work schedule with evening and weekend work expected. Certified athletic trainer will work under the direction of a sports medicine physician and report to clinical manager or supervisor. In addition, when working in a clinic assignment, will support clinicians in the clinic of Sports Medicine as directed by the clinicians.
Athletic trainer will provide, within the scope of practice, prevention, clinical evaluation, immediate care, treatment, rehabilitation, education, and triage of injuries incurred by patients.
Athletic trainer works with institutions enrolled in the Outreach Program to provide athletic training services to athletes.
Athletic trainer works with organizations and institutions to provide athletic training coverage of athletic practices and events at the professional, intercollegiate, interscholastic and recreational levels.
Athletic trainer works with medical staff supporting the function of Gundersen Sports Medicine Clinic.
Athletic trainer works with both internal and external medical staff to Gundersen Health System, in providing athletic training services to patients.
Athletic trainer works with physical therapists to provide appropriate care to patients of the Gundersen Sports Medicine Physical Therapy clinics.
When working in a clinic assignment, also performs the following:
Other work related duties as assigned.
|Scope of the Job|
|Age Specific Population Served||Adult (18 - 64 years)
Geriatric (65 years & older)
Pediatric (1 - 12 years)
Adolescent (13 - 17 years)
|OSHA Category||Category I - All Employees in this job title have a reasonably anticipated risk of occupational exposure to blood and/or other potentially infectious materials.|
|Education and Experience:|
|Required||Bachelor's degree in
Athletic Training or Sports Medicine or a related field
|Desired||Master's degree in
Athletic Training or Sports Medicine or a related field
|Required||No experience required. New graduates are welcome to apply.|
|Desired||1 year in a high school or clinical setting. Experience with casting, splinting, and bracing techniques and applications. Previous experience working with EPIC software system or other medical tracking software.|
|Computer Systems/Software/Applications||maintain proficiency in Microsoft Office Products (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Illustrator, etc.)|
|Computer Systems/Software/Applications||basic computer skills|
|Computer Systems/Software/Applications||demonstrate computer competency in EpicCare (electronic medical record)|
|Communication||express or exchange ideas by means of the spoken word, communicating orally with others|
|Comprehension||demonstrate an understanding and ability to communicate factual information|
|General - All Positions||perform a variety of duties|
|General - All Positions||adapt to a changing work environment|
|General - All Positions||current and changing trends in healthcare|
|General - All Positions||handle variations in volume of workload|
|General - Patient Care||direct patient care activities common to this role|
|General - Patient Care||demonstrate expertise in infection control principles|
|Mathematics||add, subtract, multiply, divide, record, balance, and check results for accuracy|
|Organization||organize and prioritize own work schedule|
|Reasoning/Decision Making||make informed clinical decisions in emergent situations|
|License and Certifications|
|Required||Board Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) by the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA-BOC) and
Licensed Athletic Trainer - Wisconsin (LAT)
and some positions may require additional state licenses and
Current American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider CPR certification; Heart Saver, Rescue and Military training network CPR; or the American Red Cross CPR certification (CPR) except Citizen and Animal classes
|Desired||Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) or
Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES) or
Performance Enhancement Specialist (PES)
|Physical Requirements/Demands of the Position|
|Sitting||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)|
|Static Standing||Continually (67-100% or 8 hours)|
|Walking/Standing||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)
|Driving||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
|Stooping/Bending||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)
|Squatting||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)
|Kneeling/Half Kneel||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)
|Climbing Stair||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
|Climbing Ladder||Rarely (1-5% or .5 hours)
|Reaching - Shoulder Level||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)
|Reaching - Below Shoulder||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)
|Reaching - Above Shoulder||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)
|Repetitive Actions - Pinch Forces||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)||Pounds of force:|
|Repetitive Actions - Grip Forces||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)||Pounds of force:|
|Repetitive Actions - Fine Manipulation||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)|
|Balance - Right Leg||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)|
|Balance - Left Leg||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)|
|Lifting - Floor to Waist||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)||Number of lbs: 25-50|
|Lifting - Waist to Overhead||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)||Number of lbs: 0-25|
|Lifting - Other||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)||Number of lbs: 25-50|
|Carrying - Long Carry (>50 feet)||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)||Number of lbs: 25-50|
|Carrying - Short Carry||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)||Number of lbs: 50-75|
|Carrying - Right Carry||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)||Number of lbs: 0-25|
|Carrying - Left Carry||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)||Number of lbs: 0-25|
|Carrying - Push/Pull (Static Force)||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)||Number of lbs: 75-100|
||Number of lbs:|
|Exposed to infectious diseases.
Subject to outside environmental conditions.
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