Certified/Licensed Athletic Trainer. This position administers athletic training services in a community or clinic setting under the supervision of a physician, and in accordance with the Alaska State Athletic Training Practice Act. These services include but are not limited to, school screenings, injury prevention programs, athletic consults, injury assessment, and treatment and case management of injured athletes/patients. This position frequently attends practices and games for area schools, athletic clubs, and community athletic events.
About Tanana Valley Clinic Sports Medicine
The Sports Medicine Fairbanks Clinic has joined the Tanana Valley Clinic (TVC) team as part of Foundation Health Partners. This recent transition, helped expand the available services provided by Sports Medicine and grow the medical services for the people of the Interior of Alaska. Tanana Valley Clinic (TVC) has provided state-of-the-art medical services to the Fairbanks Community and Interior Alaska for over 50 years. TVC is a 60-provider multi-specialty group. We have an excellent group of physicians and clinical staff, many of whom have been at TVC for 20+ years, as a testament to our friendly work environment. Our passionate staff seek to make TVC the Medical Home for the people of the Interior of Alaska.
*40 hours per week
8 hour shifts
*Varied shifts, will include nights and weekends
Performs all functions according to established policies, procedures, regulatory and accreditation requirements, as well as applicable professional standards. Provides all customers of Foundation Health with an excellent service experience by consistently demonstrating our core and leader behaviors each and every day.
NOTE: The essential functions are intended to describe the general content of and requirements of this position and are not intended to be an exhaustive statement of duties. Specific tasks or responsibilities will be documented as outlined by the incumbent's immediate manager.
Bachelor's degree in Athletic Training or related field from an accredited university training program.
Must have passed the Board of Certification (BOC) exam and be currently certified as an Athletic Trainer. Must be currently licensed as an Athletic Trainer under the Alaska Division of Occupational Licensing. Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification required.
Must possess strong interpersonal communication and human relation skills. Requires ability to work in a team environment with a variety of health care professionals and providers. Must possess the ability to promote a positive working environment, as well as the ability to positively enhance community partnerships.
Must have scheduling flexibility, as some evening and weekend work will be required.
Master’s Degree preferred.
At least 2 years’ experience as a Certified Athletic Trainer preferred.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/ENVIRONMENT FACTORS
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