Athletic Trainer - West Metro Float
Requisition Number: ATHLE001947Apply Online
Posted on August 24, 2022
** Eligible for a $5,000 Sign-On Bonus**
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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 is a full time float role that will provide support to the West Metro clinics. Primary locations will be our Plymouth, Minnetonka and Maple Grove campuses. Flexibility to float to other locations as needed.
Schedule is Monday - Friday 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM.
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 1000+ 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.
- Required: Basic Life Support
- Preferred: Masters in Athletic Training
- Required: Bachelors in Athletic Training
- Preferred: Newly graduated applicants will be considered. One or more years as an ATC, orthopedic/clinical preferred.
Licenses & Certifications
- Required: Cert Athletic Trainer
- Required: Licensed Athletic Trainer