Gives sports medicine training consultative and application services to clients, schools and athletic events. Assesses, plans, implements, coordinates, monitors, and evaluates patient care activities. Implements all components of a comprehensive athletic injury/illness prevention program. Collaborates with other Clinical Associates to meet individual needs using communication and available resources to promote quality & cost effective care.
Bachelorâ€™s Degree in Physical Education or related field required.
Three (3) years an athletic trainer (includes student internship). Three (3) to six (6) months training on-the job to become familiar with the department and hospital operations and policies.
State license or NATABOC required within four (4) months.
AHA BLS Certification â€" within two (2) weeks of employment.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.