Under the general supervision of a licensed MD, in compliance with legal aspects of patient care, the NATA Guidelines, and according to established policies and procedures, evaluates injuries and develops and administers established treatment plans for injured athletes. In collaboration with the Sports Medicine Program director and the Supervisor of Outpatient Rehabilitation develops sports performance, injury prevention and rehabilitation programs. The athletic trainer will be able to perform the following functions; assessment, treatment, reconditioning, and rehabilitation of injuries as set forth by the NATA Certification (BOC). The athletic trainer will be able to carry out all prescribed treatments and recommendations made by the physician. The ATC will organize and participate in assigned pre-season physicals, game coverage, and related events and duties under the supervision of the Medical Director and Supervisor of Outpatient Rehabilitation. The ATC develops and administers injury prevention and sports performance educational programs to schools, and community recreation centers. The ATC works with the Physical Therapy team to coordinate the rehabilitation of athletes from the school and the community. The ATC will participate in Hospital community events that promote the Sports Medicine service line and that serve to educate the public in the domain of Sports Medicine.
Bachelor of Science degree from an accredited Athletic Trainer Certified Program, with current NATA Board of Certification. Inc.
License to practice as an Athletic Trainer in the State of South Carolina.
One year of experience is preferred.
Valid and current Driverï¿½s License
Work is performed in an a the schooltraining room, sports event setting, or clinical environment.
Job: Therapy and Rehabilitation
Primary Location: Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Facility: East Cooper Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005009995
About East Cooper Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.