Athletic Trainer Certified – McLeod Orthopedics Seacoast
Little River, SC
McLeod Orthopedics Seacoast has an opening for a full-time Certified Athletic Trainer. Available position acts as a Clinical Athletic Trainer in our local orthopedics office. The Athletic Trainer will be part of the McLeod Orthopedics Seacoast team following policies and procedures under the direction of the supervising physician.
Athletic trainer will perform the appropriate initial clinical intake and injury assessments for patients within the orthopedic office setting. Athletic Trainer will act as a first assist in the operating room with the Sports Medicine Surgeon. When not in the operating room or at athletic events, the athletic trainer will be working in a medical capacity in a clinic setting. Typical clinical duties will include providing patient clinical assessments, scribing for the medical provider, working in close collaboration with the medical assistants to ensure seamless patient flow, assisting staff with obtaining insurance authorizations, scheduling advanced imaging studies and coordinating referrals.
The Athletic Trainer is also responsible for outreach athletic training coverage as assigned which includes but not limited to: management of injuries, organization and administration duties, and record keeping. Athletic trainer acts as a liaison between family physicians and specialists, area athletic trainers, the school district, athletes and their parents. Additionally, the Athletic Trainer will have the opportunity to provide outreach services to club, city recreation, high school or collegiate teams as well.
- Minimum of a B.S. or B.A. degree, with certification from the Board of Certification (BOC) for athletic trainers. Must be eligible for licensure in the state of South Carolina. CPR and AED certification also required.
- OTC certification and OT-SC certification preferred.
- Full-time (80 hours biweekly).
Little River, SC, United States