The Athletic Trainer will be clinic based and outreach focused as part of the Center for Sport at Tulane University Professional Athlete Care Team Program. The Athletic Trainer will assist in maximizing the post-football health and wellness of former professional athletes through the provision of facilitated access to high quality comprehensive evaluation and treatment plans.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Exceptionally strong people skills with the ability to interact effectively with former and current professional athletes and their family membersFluent in the use of appropriate digital tools for communication (i.e. phone, electronic medical records, video technology, messaging devices, and other telehealth devices) to support participant care, to enhance interoffice and intra-office communications Ability to maintain confidentiality and strict adherence to HIPAA regulationsGoal-oriented, highly organized, proactive, assertive, and able to meet deadlines consistentlyAbility to advocate for excellence in patient services whether on-site or in other areas of the countryAbility to coordinate and schedule multiple medical specialty evaluations, plan and adjust to medical itineraries as needed and care with members of the care team and the participant (and family where appropriate).Ability to foster a collaborative, customer-oriented working environmentDemonstrated record of strong initiative, problem-solving, and adaptability skillsStrong listening, communication, and collaboration skillsAbility to travel on weekends (at least 10 times a year) to both local and out-of-state program events
Required Education and/or Experience
Bachelor’s degree National Athletic Trainers Association Board of Certification (NATABOC) at the time of hire Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners (LSBME) Certification required within 90-days of employment and maintained thereafter
Master’s Degree Prior experience as an Athletic Trainer Related experience working with athletes afflicted with orthopaedic and/or psychological issues Work history in a medical setting
How To Apply
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Location/Region: New Orleans, LA (US)