Athletic Trainer


  • Location: Faribault, MN
  • Posted: Aug 21, 2019

Job Description


Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Allina Health clinics are committed to providing a work environment where passionate people have the knowledge, tools, opportunity and freedom to make a positive difference in the lives of our patients. We want you to be part of our team where each employee contributes to our mission of exceptional primary and specialty care. Allina Health clinics provide primary care, specialty care and urgent care services to people in 41 communities. More than 750 health care practitioners help patients identify health risks, manage chronic illness and find their path to better health.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 57566
Acts as the primary clinical assistant for the physicians and is responsible for ensuring appropriate clinical support is provided including reviewing documentation and findings with the physicians, answering patient questions and assisting in Excellian documentation. In addition this position is expected to provide periodic sideline coverage and team support.

Education

Master's degree in Athletic Training preferred; BS or BA in Athletic Training required, eligible for Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure

Qualification/Skills

Clinical duties require an ability to work with patients of all strata, proactively anticipate the needs of physicians, and accurately document the physician's findings, recommendations and treatment plan in the electronic medical record. Strong pc skills required..

At times will be asked to help out with event coverage in the local area. Must be able to effectively diagnose and provide initial sideline treatment for injured athletes. Effective communication with doctors, coaches, parents and athletes is essential

Work Schedule

Athletic Trainers, work as part of care team assisting to provide and coordinate care for the patients across the continuum in collaboration with Allina Health orthopaedic surgeons, sports medicine physicians and other clinical team members. Primary responsibility will be to provide clinic assistance in a high volume orthopaedic physicians practice. May also be asked to help support sports medicine, podiatry or physical medicine rehabilitation providers periodically as well. Sites to include both the Faribault and Northfield locations. Will provide outreach athletic training medical services on evenings and weekends periodically to the community.

Location/Community Information

Located only twenty-five minutes south of the Twin Cities Metro Area, off I-35, the city of Faribault is built along the banks of the Straight and Cannon Rivers. Faribault enjoys the advantages and conveniences of being near a major metropolitan center while providing the livability of a small town. The community is home to several businesses including "Tilt-A-Whirl", Faribault Woolen Mills, Turkey Store Products, and Faribault Foods Butter Kernel vegetables. There is also a community college in town with two universities located in the city of Northfield, ten miles away. Faribault is also home to the Minnesota Academies for the Blind and Deaf. The historic downtown, accessible shopping centers, friendly neighborhoods, excellent schools, and extensive recreation and cultural opportunities make Faribault a wonderful place to work and live.

Faribault:
Located 25 minutes South of the Twin Cities Metro Area
Population = 21,400
Service Area = 62,815

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune

Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.

Employment Type


  • Full-Time

Schedule Information


Hours: 40

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