Samaritan Health Services
JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE Responsible for providing athletic training services including evaluation, prevention and treatment of athletic injuries in the high school setting. DEPARTMENT DESCRIPTION The Rehabilitation teams at Samaritan evaluate and treat patients with injuries or conditions that have caused either a decline in physical mobility or functional independence. We offer a variety of specialized services including sports and orthopedic rehab, balance and gait therapy, pelvic floor rehab, spinal therapy, UE lymphedema treatment, aquatic therapy, hand therapy, custom orthotics, and instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization (IASTM). EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS Board of Certification (BOC) certified Athletic trainer required. Current Athletic Trainer registration through the Oregon Health Licensing Office required. Healthcare Provider BLS required. Master#s degree preferred. NATA certificate in athletic training preferred. Previous athletic training experience preferred. KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES Therapy and Counseling - Possess the skills and knowledge of principles, methods, and procedures for diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of physical and cognitive conditions. Ability to provide counseling and guidance. Business Writing - Strong business writing skills, including the ability to professionally communicate clinical content in written documentation that is easily understood by the end user. Communication - Effective written and oral communication skills to explain complex issues, exchange information between team members, and tactfully discuss quality issues. Ability to perform group presentations and listen to and understand complex information and ideas. Team Building - Ability to work, function and communicate on a multi-disciplinary team. Possess the knowledge and skills to develop constructive and cooperative working relationships with others and maintain them over time. Time Management - Ability to organize, plan and prioritize work to complete within required time frames and to follow-up on pending issues. Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously and thrive in dynamic fast-paced environments and under pressure. PHYSICAL DEMANDS Rarely (1 - 10% of the time) Occasionally (11 - 33% of the time) Frequently (34 - 66% of the time) Continually (67 # 100% of the time) WALK - INCLINE CLIMB - STAIRS LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0#-36#) 40 - 60 Lbs LIFT (Knee to chest: 24#-54#) 20 - 40 Lbs SQUAT Repetitive KNEEL (on knees) REACH - Forward REACH - Upward LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0#-36#) 20 - 40 Lbs SIT STAND WALK - LEVEL SURFACE SQUAT Static (hold #30 sec) BEND FORWARD at waist ROTATE TRUNK Sitting ROTATE TRUNK Standing MANUAL DEXTERITY Hands/wrists FINGER DEXTERITY PINCH Fingers GRASP Hand/Fist LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0#-36#) 0 - 20 Lbs LIFT (Knee to chest: 24#-54#) 0 - 20 Lbs LIFT (Waist to Eye: up to 54#) 0 - 20 Lbs LIFT (Overhead: 54# and above) 0 - 20 Lbs CARRY 1-handed, 0 - 20 pounds CARRY 2-handed, 0 - 20 pounds
Samaritan Health Services
Website : http://www.samhealth.org/
Building Healthier Communities Together—That’s the commitment of, and the motivation for, Samaritan Health Services (SHS), a network of Oregon hospitals, physicians and senior care facilities that serves the health care needs of people in the mid-Willamette Valley and the Central Oregon Coast.