Athletic Trainer

Woodbury, MN; Eagan, MN; Lakeville, MN

Requestion Number: ATHLE001474

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Posted on September 30, 2021

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Under the direction of the supervising medical provider, the Athletic Trainer will provide clinical support in the provision of quality orthopedic care and treatment of patients. This position may be assigned to work at any Summit clinical location, including outreach locations in the State of MN and WI.  Designated ATC’s may also be assigned to work at outreach indoor/outdoor athletic events. May assist provider in Surgery, with Orthopedic Technician Certification (OTC) and successful completion of ASC competency assessment.

This role will provide primary support to a surgical team specializing in shoulder, elbow, hand and wrist team.  Primary locations will be Woodbury, Eagan and Lakeville. (subject to change)

** Eligible for a $5,000 Sign-On Bonus**

Room patients, obtain patient health histories, and perform initial and secondary assessments of patient.

Document patient information and care provided in medical record; complete forms and documentation needed by patients, employers or insurance companies.

Administer injections and assist with casting, splinting, suture removal, fitting of Durable Medical Equipment (DME) as appropriate, and as directed by provider.

Assessment of post-operative wounds, and provides standardized instruction in wound care.

Provide standardized patient education instructions verbal or written.

Act as liaison between the patient/family and physician and as resource to clinical staff in answering orthopedic related questions.

Travel to and provide coverage to any of Summit’s outreach clinical locations and/or indoor or outdoor athletic events, as assigned.

Clean and stock patient exam rooms.

Performs other duties, as assigned.

Summit Health ASO, provides administrative and clinical support to our full spectrum of orthopedic care services in our sub-specialty clinics, walk-in care at our OrthoQUICK clinics, imaging, bracing, therapy, surgery, and post-surgical stays at our Care Suites. Our expert teams are part of the 800+ employees who partner to provide quality services and care designed to support a healthier, more active lifestyle.

 

Summit Orthopedics is committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations of federal, state and local governing boards and/or agencies.

Skills

  • Required: Basic Life Support

Education

  • Preferred: Masters in Athletic Training
  • Required: Bachelors in Athletic Training

Experience

  • Preferred: Newly graduated applicants will be considered. One or more years as an ATC, orthopedic/clinical preferred.

Licenses & Certifications

  • Required: Licensed Atheltic Trainer
  • Required: Cert Athletic Trainer