Athletic Trainer/MSU Health Team

East Lansing MI
Jul 12, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Summary

Assist physicians in the care of patients including: greeting patients, triaging, performing thorough medical histories, completing comprehensive physical exams, determining a clinical assessment, presenting case information to the physician, and documenting all pertinent information into the electronic medical record system; assure patient information is available and prepared appropriately for their clinic visit and perform telephone and general office duties as an extension of the physician; maintain clinic efficiency focusing on excellent and evidence based patient care.

Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills

Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a four year college degree program in Athletic Training or related field; one to three years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in all aspects of athletic training or an equivalent combination of education and experience; and certification by the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA) as a Certified Athletic Trainer (A.T.C.).

Desired Qualifications

Master's degree in Athletic Training or other related field; completion of a residency program for physician/orthopedic extender role; related and progressively more responsible experience in all aspects of athletic training; successful completion of competency based orientation programs.  Excellent written, verbal communication, and interpersonal skills; time management and organizations skills; ability to make quality, independent decisions; analytical and strong problem solving skills; ability to work effectively and efficiently under tight deadlines, high volumes and multiple interruptions; ability to maintain the strictest levels of confidentiality; ability to listen to others; competency in the use of a variety of computer hardware and software systems.

Work Hours


Summary of Health Risks

Duties associated with this position include: exposure to human blood, serum, tissue and other body fluids; and materials covered under Universal Precautions; TB risk or work within three feet of patients in a health care setting; wear a respirator.

Bidding Eligibility ends 7/18/2017 at 11:55 PM

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