Athletic Trainer - Podiatry
- Location: Minneapolis, MN
- Posted: Nov 11, 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.
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.
Req ID: 58948
Provide patient care support and assist providers as instructed by the physician
Room patients, manage patient flow and obtain adequate patient medical information/data
Receive or initiate patient phone calls and follow practice or protocol while gathering pertinent data regarding the reason for call or patient request
Actively engage in Team Communication, huddles or other activities
Schedule/cancel appointments for existing patients following standard practice
Clean, prepare, organize and re-stock exam rooms
Perform other duties as assigned
Provide patient care pre/post encounter or procedure, preventative or other health information per provider.
Coordinates care with other medical providers which will include but is not limited to physicians, physical therapists, QRCs, athletic trainers.
Coordinates PT orders, work restrictions, diagnostic orders, surgery orders etc.
Knowledge of casting/splinting application and removal techniques and able to give appropriate patient
Minimum of a Bachelor degree from National Athletic Trains Association board of certification approved program required
Having athletic training experience with injury assessment, evaluations, preventive medicine, rehabilitation, nutrition, and strength and conditioning aspects
Having skills in administration, communications and record keeping, education etc.
Current licensure with the State of Minnesota Department of Regulation and licensing required
Certification from the National Athletic Trainers Association board of certification required
First Aid and CPR certification required
This position will primarily support Podiatrists in the metro region, working primarily out of the Allina Health Metro clinic at Bandana Square, and United Medical Specialties on Mondays.40 hours per week
Monday-Friday: Time can vary between 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Schedule is determined and may change based on business need
Will need to travel to additional clinic locations in the metro to support other podiatrists as needed.
Minneapolis boasts being both cosmopolitan yet small enough that you can find a place to call home whether on a lake, golf course, or in an adjoining suburb. With the fast pace of activity there are professional sports, theater, or enough parks for a quiet walk. The area has numerous schools and colleges, both public or private, and enough teams for all weekend athletes to join.
Located in Minneapolis
Population = 380,000
Service Area = 2,882,245
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
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.