Provide injury evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation to Division 1 athletes. Travel with one primary sport and provide medical coverage for one secondary sport. Assist in the administration of the Sports Medicine Department.
1.Current certification in good standing with the BOC 2.Master's degree required in a field related to athletic training/sports medicine. 3.Registered or eligible for registration in the State of Oregon 4.Commitment to continuing education in both the areas of professional knowledge and practical skill application. 5.Knowledge of current concussion management standards 6.Experience with organization and supervision of home event medical coverage and travel to away contests. 7.Proficiency with Electronic Medical Record keeping. 8.Certification or ability to obtain certification to teach first aid, CPR and AED.
1.Two years post National Athletic Trainers Association Board of Certification experience at the college level. 2.Experience with functional rehabilitation, and current soft tissue treatment techniques. 3.Experience with selection and supervision of graduate assistant, and student athletic trainers. 4.Experience with arranging pre-participation and exit physical examinations. 5.Ability to coordinate team physician's on-campus office visits. 6.Understanding of insurance claims and medical billing process. 7.Experience in program administration: physical scheduling, inventory, and supplies ordering. 8.Experience with both male and female student athletes. 9.Experience with or understanding use of alternative medical treatments.
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