Athletic Trainer Certified
Posted on: September 17, 2023
Job Title: Athletic Trainer Certified
Location: Danville, Pennsylvania
Job Category: Rehabilitation Services
Work Type: Full time
Department: Sports Medicine/Orthotics/Fitness Department
Date Posted: 04/03/2023
Job ID: R-46207
Job SummaryProvides care to athletes/patients in a preventive,
emergency, and rehabilitative manner in accordance with Physician's
orders, and documents such care and treatment. Assists in the
development and presentation of educational and community programs
that support the Orthopaedics service line. Acts as a physician
extender to the supervising physician within the Orthopaedics
- Provides Athletic Training Services to patients and contracted
organizations as assigned.
- Assists with the development, implementation, and staffing for
community events and related programming.
- Provides support by covering other contracted schools or
- Establishes and maintains community relations and provides
educational programs for coaches, athletes and community
- Establishes and updates contracted organization Policy and
Procedure manual with annual reviews.
- Performs initial patient assessments and screens, develops and
distributes ongoing patient education information.
- Distributes Home Exercise Programs (HEP) and educates patient
and family as directed by supervising physician.
- Prepares injections for physicians and physician
- Performs splinting and casting under physicians orders.
- Performs cast and suture removal.
- Performs scribing duties for a physician during a patient's
physical exam, as needed.
Work is typically performed in a clinical environment. Accountable
for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all
organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in
this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent
typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the
job. Additional competencies and skills outlined in any
department-specific orientation will be considered essential to the
performance of the job related to that position.
Position Details*$5,000 sign on bonus for eligible candidates*
EducationBachelor's Degree- (Required), Master's Degree-
Certification(s) and License(s)Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Certification - American Heart Association (AHA); Certified
Athletic Trainer - Default Issuing Body; Basic Life Support
Certification - Default Issuing Body
Our Purpose & ValuesOUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about
caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger
family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone
as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure
colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our
knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the
caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and
better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community,
and the nation. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our
patients and members and the Geisinger family We offer healthcare
benefits for full time and part time positions from day one,
including vision, dental and domestic partners. Perhaps just as
important, from senior management on down, we encourage an
atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. We know
that a diverse workforce with unique experiences and backgrounds
makes our team stronger. Our patients, members and community come
from a wide variety of backgrounds, and it takes a diverse
workforce to make better health easier for all. We are proud to be
an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and all qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless to
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.
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