Children's Hospital Boston Athletic Trainer I in Boston, Massachusetts
58186BRTitle:Athletic Trainer IDepartment:Ambulatory ServicesAutoReqId:58186BRStatus:Full-TimeStandard Hours per Week:40 Job Category:RehabilitationJob Posting Description: At Boston Children’s Hospital, the quality of our care – and our inclusive hospital working environment – lies in the diversity of our people. With patients from local communities and 160 countries around the world, we’re committed to reflecting the spectrum of their cultures, while opening doors of opportunity for our team. Here, different talents pursue common goals. Voices are heard and ideas are shared. Join us, and discover how your unique contributions can change lives. Yours included.
The Athletic Trainer I will:
Work under the general supervision of a physician and follows protocols of medical staff in planning, implementing, and designing treatment programs within an outpatient practice setting as a physical therapy aide or as an athletic trainer for athletic injuries.
Perform diagnostic evaluations.
Utilize assessment skills to determine appropriate referrals.
Collect and maintain statistical data and provides basic analysis.
Coordinate scheduling and coverage for orthopedic residents.
Schedule, receive and/or register patients, visitors and staff for appointments or procedures. Collects, verifies and records required information, obtains records, files and/or results for appointments/admissions and enters related information on hospital and departmental computer systems. Collects and organizes medical records, information, materials and supplies required for scheduled appointments
Provide positive and effective customer service that supports departmental and hospital operations.
Support the physicians within their capabilities including evaluation, intervention, taping, and home exercise programs.
To qualify, you must have:
Bachelors of Science degree in Education, Allied Health, or Applied Sciences.
1-2 years of experience as an Athletic Trainer.
The analytical skills to collect information from diverse sources, apply professional principles in performing various analyses, and summarize the information and data in order to solve problems OR design relatively complex systems and programs.
Communication skills in order to effectively deal with conflicting views or issues and mediate fair solutions, or well‑developed writing skills.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a flexible schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off).
Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular