Athletic Trainer - Harrison Public Schools
Company: Mid Michigan Health
Posted on: June 25, 2022
*LOCATION: HARRISON PUBLIC SCHOOLS*
The athletic trainer provides treatment, first aid and sports
medicine coverage for athletic events according to contract with
designated school. Activities of this position are patient focused
in accordance with physician orders, and affiliate policies and
(50%)* Responsible for the assessing, treating, preventing, and
rehabilitating athletic injuries for the designated school,
including practice and game coverage per contract.
(30%)* Provides treatment techniques to facilitate and restore
optimal functioning performance specific to certified athletic
trainer s patient care area.
(20%)* Completes daily documentation necessary for billing
procedures per affiliate policy and in compliance with regulatory
agencies. Records and tracks daily activities at designated
OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Documents the patient/family/caregiver response to treatment and
changes in patient condition per affiliate documentation policies
and/or standards and in compliance with regulatory agencies.
Educates patient/family/caregiver in home education program using
relevant and effective teaching methods.
Demonstrates effective oral and written communication with all
internal and external customers to maximize quality of patient care
including coordination with interdisciplinary team members.
Promotes education and development among staff, students, and other
health care providers using relevant and effective teaching
methods. Promotes process improvement.
Assists with program development.
Provides feedback in team conferences and interdisciplinary
meetings as appropriate.
Demonstrates commitment to MyMichigan Health and specific affiliate
mission as evidenced by customer service, quality of service, and
Maintains confidentiality of patient and affiliate information in
accordance with MyMichigan Health and affiliate policies and
Other duties as assigned.
MyMichigan Health is a technology driven organization and employees
need to demonstrate competency in Microsoft Windows.
An employee may be required to participate in further learning
opportunities offered by MyMichigan Health.
REQUIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING AND SKILLS:
Athletic Trainer Licensure in the State of Michigan.
Bachelors Degree in Athletic Training.
Successful completion of MyMichigan Health and affiliate specific
Successful completion of new hire competency.
Interpersonal skills needed for effective verbal and written
communication in the English language to interact with people
individually and in a group at all levels and to communicate ideas
and concepts in a clear and understandable manner.
Ability to work independently, demonstrating problem solving and
organizational skills, time management skills and initiative.
Mandatory Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is
required and must be completed annually according to the Exposure
Ability to work where employee may be exposed to communicable
Ability to perform essential job functions with reasonable
Ability to demonstrate and teach selected treatment routines to
appropriate professional and non-professional individuals.
Prefer one to three years of experience working in a sports
medicine clinic or university setting.
PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS AND TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
Exposure to stressful situations, including those involving public
contact, as well as, trauma, grief and death.
Able to wear personal protective equipment that includes latex
materials or appropriate substitute if required for your
Is able to move freely about facility with or without an assisted
device and must be able to perform the functions of the job as
outlined in the job description.
Overall vision and hearing is necessary with or without assisted
Frequently required to sit/stand/walk for long periods of time.
May require frequent postural changes such as stooping, kneeling or
Some exposure to blood borne pathogens and other potentially
Must follow MyMichigan Health bloodborne pathogen and TB testing as
Ability to handle multiple tasks, get along with others, work
independently, regular and predictable attendance and ability to
Overall dexterity is required including handling, reaching,
grasping, fingering and feeling.
May require repetition of these movements on a regular to frequent
Physical Demand Level: Medium.
Must be able to occasionally (0-33% of the workday) lift or carry
21-50 lbs., frequently 34-66% of the workday 20 lbs. and or
Walk/Stand/Push/Pull of Arm/Leg controls and constantly (67-100% or
the workday) 10 lbs. Associated topics: college counselor,
coordinate, counselor, district school nurse, healthcare, nurse,
school clerk, secretary, student affairs, student services
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