Under the direction of a Physical Therapist, the onsite athletic trainer is responsible and accountable for the planning, directing and provision of athletic training care to patients/athletes in accordance with InterMed’s Physical Therapy protocols and medical provider’s orders, using recognized athletic training techniques, policies, procedures, established standards and administrative policies.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS• Prepares patient for treatment to include assisting with undressing/dressing, and putting on and removing any supportive devices such as splints, slings and braces• Performs post offer employee screening exams and makes determinations regarding employee’s ability to safely complete exams• Conducts worksite evaluations with a focus on ergonomics and injury prevention• Understands the importance of effective communication, diplomacy and overall onsite client goals when working in an onsite clinic• Assists with treatment as directed by the Physical Therapist or Physical Therapy Assistant as allowed in the State Practice Act• Safeguards, motivates and assists patients in practicing exercises and functional activities under the direct supervision of a physical therapist• Provides services to include heat/cold modalities, prevention of injury, bracing and taping as allowed in the State Practices Act• Tests and measures to evaluate athletic injuries and administers exercises for reconditioning of athletes• Communicates with supervisor and other health care interdisciplinary team members regarding patient’s response to treatment• Keeps treatment areas clean, organized and unobstructed, cleans equipment after treatment• Maintains adequate supply of inventory and organizes treatment area• Changes linens when applicable between patients• Treats all patients with respect and maintains confidentiality of patient information• Works independently, demonstrating effective communication methods either, written, verbal, non-verbal or electronic
This is a per diem onsite position at our L.L. Bean clinic. Core hours of operation ret 8-4:30pm, Monday-Friday. Expectation is to work some evenings until 8pm and early am hours if needed during L.L. Bean's peak season which is approximately August through January 1st.InterMed is an Equal Opportunity Employer. If you have any questions about this position, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
InterMed is an Equal Opportunity Employer.