Athletic Trainer PRN
Location Address: 1301 S. Main Street, Ottawa, KS 66067
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Ottawa
Family friendly community
Excellent cost of living
Five major recreational lakes
Many annual events and festivals
Environment committed to patient care
You Will Be Responsible For:
Selects age appropriate activities based on the athleteâ™s/clientâ™s
physical capacity, intelligence level and interest.
Ability to observe and evaluate treatment effect, recommends change to
physician/therapist as needed.
Ability to perform an appropriate assessment on all athletes/clients and
performs reassessments as per policy. This includes pediatric,
adolescent, geriatric patients and the general patient population.
Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes
patient safety and reduces the likelihood of medical/health care
Demonstrates knowledge of modalities, joint mobilizations, manual therapy
techniques, gait training and exercise prescription.
What You Will Need:
Ability to travel to and from the Gollier Center & RMH to treat clients
and attend meetings
Ability to travel to and from schools and sporting events to provide
athletic trainer services as necessary
Ability to travel to community sites for marketing as necessary
4-year Baccalaureate Degree â“ Required
Two or more years
Graduate Degree - Preferred
Valid Driverâ™s License
Responsible delivering athletic training services at participating schools
and for community events as appropriate. Administers treatments and
physical agents as prescribed in an effort to restore function and prevent
disability following injury, disease or physical disability in the high
school setting. Implements the proper referral for further medical
attention when necessary. Plan and schedule community education projects.
Performs daily functions of the athletic training room. Assist in
developing and implementing policies and procedures for the department.
Assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of
functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their
capabilities. The Certified Athletic Trainer will assist with day-to-day
operations; work closely with other staff, physicians, student-athletes,
parents, and other clients. Participates in operational aspects of the
department, maintains performance improvement activities within the
department and participates in CQI activities. Provides input in
formulating budget, assists in evaluating department performance versus
budget controls and takes appropriate action to remain in budget
guidelines. Ensures that patient/contracted changes are accurate and
entered on a timely basis. Participates in all infection control,
departmental equipment training, organizational safety and fire safety
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state
and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
About the employer
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It
calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one
of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our
more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician
practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities,
home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing
individualized, wholistic care.