Athletic Trainer-Outreach *casual*
- Location: River Falls, MN
- Posted: Aug 23, 2019
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.
River Falls Area Hospital (RFAH) is located in western Wisconsin, just 30 minutes east of St. Paul, Minn., and is part of a shared medical campus that provides easy access to hospital services, an Allina Health primary care clinic, specialty clinics, a long-term care facility and a wellness and fitness center. With 270 employees, more than 174 affiliated physicians and 25 staffed beds, RFAH provides a full range of inpatient, outpatient and emergency services, as well as surgical, cardiovascular, cancer treatment and rehabilitation services to approximately 28,000 patients each year.
Req ID: 57003
Provides athletic training medical services to organizations such as high schools, colleges, amateur club teams and professional teams. Attends athletic events and practices, providing evaluation, assessment and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. Communicates return to play decisions to coaches, players, parents and athletic directors. Coordinates appropriate appointment or referral to provider for review/recommendation. Documents all encounters and patient interactions accurately and completely. Promotes or markets athletic training services as appropriate.
Bachelor's degree in Athletic Training and licensed by the state of Wisconsin. Registered by state Medical Board of Medical Practice. Basic Life Support Certification
Two or more years related experience preferred
Practice independently at the schools
Positive communication skills
Both training room and event coverage at 2 different high schools may require both daytime as well as evening and night hours. This position will also support event coverage at other schools River Falls Area Hospital Athletic Training has contracts with pending need.
Ranked one of the best small cities in the country by Demographic Daily, River Falls truly is a great place to work and live. The River Falls community has the advantage of maintaining a small town atmosphere while benefiting from all the resources of the Twin Cities just 35 minutes away. River Falls is home to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls and the Chippewa Valley Technical College. Whether it is taking advantage of the recreational opportunities of the Kinnickinnic River, a nationally recognized class one trout stream, River Falls invites you to Grow with the flow as a resident of our exceptional community. River Falls offers the perfect combination of small-town comfort, wide range of outdoor and cultural activities, diverse and active downtown, and convenient access to all that the nearby Twin Cities have to offer.
Located 35 miles East of the Twin Cities
Population = 14,343
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
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