PRN Certified Athletic Trainer in Springfield, MA at Shriners Hospitals for Children

Date Posted: 11/5/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    516 Carew Street
    Springfield, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Provide medical care to athletes, including regular evaluations, emergency care, treatments, rehabilitation sessions.  Ensure ATC attendance at practices and/or games as specified in location agreement. Develop and implement injury prevention and treatment programs. Act as liaison between family physicians and specialist and contracted facility for specific clinics related to post athletic injuries under the direction of the Manager of Athletic Training Services and the Sports Medicine Team.  Communicate on a regular basis with the Sports Health and Medicine Coordinator on any athletes involved in the concussion program or receiving orthopedic care at SHC Hospital.  Collaborate with the Rehabilitation therapy team to ensure post injury therapy treatment for athletes is provided as prescribed when under the care of this facility. Develop and promote professional partnerships with community athletic training programs and provide supervision for student athletic trainers from approved athletic trainer programs. Promote and teach sports safety; participate in sports-related community SHC public relations events.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training with current Board of Certification (BOC)

  • Massachusetts State AT Licensure required. 

  • Current First Aid CPR/AED Certification required 

  • One to two years in pediatric athletic training setting preferred.


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