Under the operational direction of the Coordinator of Sports Medicine Staffing, Coordinator of Sports Medicine Programing or his/her designee, and following the athletic training standing orders, the Certified Athletic Trainer will complete athletic training responsibilities for assigned school. The duties of the Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) include, but are not limited to, prevention of athletic injuries, recognition, and evaluation and immediate care of athletic injuries, rehabilitation and reconditioning of athletic injuries; professional development and responsibility; and health care administration. The ATC will serve as a liaison between physicians, coaches, athletes and parents. The ATC ensures that players participate only when physically able and that any physician instructions are understood and followed. The ATC will coordinate with the Athletic Director to ensure that the athletic training room and all required events will be covered. Under the direction of the OP Clinic Administrator or his/her designee, the Athletic Trainer Certified/Rehab Aide II is responsible to supervise therapeutic exercise programs under the direct supervision of a licensed Physical Therapist/Physical Therapy Assistant/Occupational Therapist/Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant. Monitors patients' responses/reactions to exercise and conditioning while interacting and communicating effectively with patients, physical therapist and other allied health professionals. Assists with development and maintains detailed quality control programs, and safety procedures for the clinic that meet approval of the medical directors, JCAHO and satisfy federal, state and hospital standards. The ATC/Rehab Aide II will demonstrate dependability in all areas and will perform duties as assigned by the OP Clinic Administrator/Coordinator of Sports Medicine Staffing/Coordinator of Sports Medicine Programing. The above statement reflects the general duties considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the position as identified, and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the job. QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Certified by the Board of Certification (BOC) athletic trainer with bachelor's of science degree in a related field. 2. NH & MA State licensed or license eligible athletic trainer. 3. 4. Effective interpersonal skills to communicate both in person and in writing. 5. Decision-making skills. 6. Good general health and emotional stability. 7. Dependable, conscientiousness and sincere interest. 8. Ability to relate well to others in courteous, respectful and supportive manner. 9. Adequate physical strength to assist with resistive activities. Associated topics: aide, certified home health aide, clinical assistant, delivery, elderly, home health aide, labor, maternity, nurse, pct
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