Children's Hospital Colorado Athletic Trainer - 60190 in Aurora, Colorado

Why Work at Children's....Children's Hospital Colorado has defined and delivered pediatric healthcareexcellence for more than 100 years. Founded in 1908, Children's Coloradois a leading pediatric network entirely devoted to the health and well beingof children. Continually recognized as one of the nation's outstandinghospitals by U.S. News & World Report, Children's Colorado is known bothfor its nationally and internationally recognized medical, research andeducation programs as well as the full spectrum of everyday care for kidsthroughout Colorado and surrounding states. With more than 1,000 healthcareprofessionals representing the full spectrum of pediatric specialties,Children's Colorado Network of Care includes its main campus, 16Children's Care Centers and more than 400 outreach clinics.A career at Children's Colorado will challenge you, inspire you, andmotivate you to make a difference in the life of a child.Additional InformationDepartment: Sports Medicine DepartmentHours per week: 40, eligible for benefitsShift: M-F, typical hours within the 7a - 5p range with some weekends foroutreach coverageClinical athletic trainer position working to support our sports medicinephysicians and other possible subspecialty programs within the OrthopedicsInstitute (ex. Pediatric Hand, Trauma and Spine programs)Job OverviewThis position is an athletic trainer in physician practice setting working inour various sports medicine clinics working with primary care sports medicinephysicians and orthopedic surgeons. In addition to clinic coverage, thisposition also has other programmatic requirements including, but not limitedto, sports medicine phone triage coverage, continuing education,training, meetings and other fill in outreach coverage as needed forschools, clubs and tournaments.This position will have a primary responsibility of supporting the physicianswith patient care by using the AT's knowledge of the prevention,evaluation, rehabilitation and treatment of musculoskeletal injuries andconditions in the clinical setting. The AT will be responsible for roomingpatients, updating the electronic medical record, obtaining a thoroughhistory, performing the initial evaluation, and presenting thisinformation to the physician, as well as placing orders, removing orapplying splints or braces, providing rehabilitation exercises, crutchtraining, and educating the patient and their family on the next steps ofcare.The ideal candidate for this position will have:Effective interpersonal skills to communicate both in person and in writingStrong work ethic and ability to prioritize multiple tasks and follow throughin a timely mannerExcellent customer service skills and initiativeAbility to work independently and as an effective team memberHave initiative to ask questions, make proposals, and effectively problemsolveAbility to clearly organize and maintain files and documents, both digitaland printedInsight to work efficiently and effectively; proactively rather thanreactivelyExperience and/or passion in working with young athletesResponsibilitiesPopulation Specific Careb.) Infancy - >30 days to 1yrc.) Toddlers - >1yr to 3yrsd.) Pre-Schoolers - >3yrs to 5yrse.) School age - >5yrs to 13yrsf.) Adolescent - >13yrs to 18yrsg.) Adult - >18yrs to 65yrsOther InformationSCOPE AND LEVELContacts: c - Most often externally with patients and families, involvescoordination with other departments; exchanges require explanation &interpretation and involves matters possibly sensitive in nature.Financial Accountability: a -Responsible for personal use of resources,supplies and materials, tracking personal spending and submitting accurateexpense reports.Impact of Decisions: Decides policy and functional goals, exerts someinfluence on overall objectives and long-range organizational goals.Judgment: b -Sets priorities for own... For full info follow application link.Equal Employment OpportunityIt is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunityand