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University of Minnesota Physicians

Athletic Trainer (Orthopedics)

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Employer
University of Minnesota Physicians
Posted
Thursday, March 29, 2012
Closes
Sunday, May 06, 2012
Location
Minneapolis, MN
Category
Employment Status

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Description

The Athletic Trainer provides prevention, assessment, treatment, and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal injuries. Performs assessments and evaluations of patients and guides patients through physical exams and post-op procedures. Casts, splints, and provides DME/brace fittings for appropriate injuries. Administers gait training and other therapeutic exercises to patients. Provides instruction on in-home exercise programs. The athletic trainer acts as a liaison between the patient and attending provider. Organizes provider notes and x-ray studies and presents final case reviews to attending provider. This position will be located on the UofM West Bank.

In order to qualify for this role you must possess:

  • Bachelors degree in athletic training or related field. Current CPR certification. Current NATA certification.
  • Current Minnesota Athletic Trainer License. Advanced knowledge of current techniques used in the prevention, treatment, or rehabilitation of injuries
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
     

Preferred
 

  • Masters degree in athletic training or related field
  • 2-5 years of experience in athletic training setting
  • Orthopedic experience


 

As an UMPhysicians employee, we will provide you with a competitive salary and excellent benefits. You will have the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of healthcare through rewarding and challenging assignments and opportunities for advancement.



University of Minnesota Physicians