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Athletic Trainer *temporary*

Requisition #

66640BR

Physical Location

Edina, Minnesota

Posted Date

04-Sep-2020

Schedule Type

Full-Time

Dept. Name

Orthopedics

Hours Per Week

40

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Allina Health clinics are committed to providing a work environment where passionate people have the knowledge, tools, opportunity and freedom to make a positive difference in the lives of our patients. We want you to be part of our team where each employee contributes to our mission of exceptional primary and specialty care. Allina Health clinics provide primary care, specialty care and urgent care services to people in 41 communities. More than 750 health care practitioners help patients identify health risks, manage chronic illness and find their path to better health.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 66640
  • •Acts as the primary clinical assistant for the physicians and is responsible for ensuring appropriate clinical support is provided including reviewing documentation and findings with the physicians, answering patient questions and assisting in Excellian documentation. In addition this position is expected to provide periodic sideline coverage and team support.

Education

  • Master's degree in Athletic Training preferred; BS or BA in Athletic Training required
  • Eligible for Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure

Qualification/Skills

  • Clinical duties require an ability to work with patients of all strata, proactively anticipate the needs of physicians, and accurately document the physician's findings, recommendations and treatment plan in the electronic medical record.
  • Strong pc skills required.
  • Must be able to effectively diagnose and provide initial sideline treatment for injured athletes.
  • Effective communication with doctors, coaches, parents and athletes is essential.

Work Schedule

  • 40 hours a week - temporary position anticipated through April 2021
  • Days
  • Must be able to work at various clinic locations within the west metro of the Twin Cities as well as supporting the orthopedic surgeons in Faribault.
  • Will provide outreach athletic training medical services on evenings and weekends periodically to the community
  • Potential opportunity for this position to become a permanent position based on need.
  • Athletic Trainers, work as part of care team, assisting to provide and coordinate care for the patients across the continuum in collaboration with Allina Health providers.
  • This role will primarily support our orthopedic and sports medicine physicians.
  • Athletic trainers will be hired to provide clinic assistance in a high volume physicians’ practice.

Location/Community Information

Edina has gained a national reputation for its fine companies, good schools and community service projects. Edina is easily accessible and minutes from the Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport, Mall of America, their thriving downtown, numerous neighborhood and regional shopping areas, and many parks and lakes.

Edina:

  • Located 10 miles Southwest of Minneapolis
  • Population = 47,425
  • Service Area = 967,100

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune

Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

66640BR
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