Athletic Trainer Certified (ATC)
Posted on: May 26, 2023
Job Title: Athletic Trainer Certified (ATC)Location: Danville,
PennsylvaniaJob Category: Rehabilitation ServicesSchedule: Days
Work Type: Full timeDepartment: Sports Medicine/Orthotics/Fitness
DepartmentDate Posted: 06/29/2022Job ID: R-24482Job 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 clinics.Job
- 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.The position will take place in the
traditional athletic training setting with some clinical
responsibility; 80% of the position is aligned with contract
athletic training services for school districts, universities, and
community events and 20% is aligned with clinical responsibilities.
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
- Any candidates eligible to sit for BOC Boards is encouraged to
apply prior to testing date*$2,500 Sign on bonus for eligible
candidates*We offer competitive rates and benefits including a 401k
with a 5% employer contribution EducationBachelor's Degree-
(Required), Master's Degree- (Preferred)Certification(s) and
License(s)Basic Life Support Certification - Default Issuing Body;
Certified Athletic Trainer - Default Issuing Body; Cardiopulmonary
Resuscitation Certification - American Heart Association (AHA)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.
Keywords: Geisinger, Reading , Athletic Trainer Certified (ATC), Human Resources , Freeburg, Pennsylvania
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