As the multi-specialty group practice for the faculty of the University of Minnesota Medical School, University of Minnesota Physicians has more than 950 physicians and 1,600 health professionals, providing clinical care in over 100 specialty and sub-specialty areas. Our mission is three-fold: delivering exceptional patient care, advancing medicine through research, and training the next generation of health professionals.
Regardless of role, we at the University of Minnesota Physicians recognize that every member of our team is vital. The Athletic Trainers who work at UMPhysicians interact consistently with patients under the direction of a provider, authorized practitioner or RN and help to create and foster an environment of healing and education. UMPhysicians also emphasizes an inclusive, team-focused atmosphere; as such, our Athletic Trainers are integral to helping us develop the next processes needed to ensure our patients well-being.
Athletic Trainer Overview
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Provides prevention, assessment, treatment (including first aid), rehabilitation and reconditioning of injuries as set forth by the NATA Board of certification.
Provides all prescribed treatments and recommendations by attending physician.
Communicates effectively with patients and other members of the healthcare team.
Acts as a liaison between the patient being treated and the attending physician.
Demonstrates ability to provide care or service adjusting approaches to reflect developmental level of population served.
Completes appropriate continuing education to maintain license and certification(s).
Performs other duties including Performance Goals developed by manager and employee and reported in the employee’s Performance Review as part of UMPhysicians’ Performance Management tools.
Bachelor’s degree in athletic training or related field
Current CPR/BLS certification
Current NATA certification and Minnesota Athletic Trainer License
Experience in an athletic training setting
Clinic Description: Clinics & Surgery Center
Location: 909 Fulton St. SE Minneapolis, MN 55455
Hours: 1.0 FTE
M Physicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement.