Athletic Trainer
Req #: 38891
Full Time
Shift: Varies
Chenango Bridge Outpatient Physical Therapy
United Health Services Hospitals
Binghamton, NY
Weekly hours: 40

United Health Services is seeking an Athletic Trainer to join our outpatient Physical Therapy Department in Binghamton, New York. Our Athletic Trainers offer an unparalleled continuum of care and are a strong part of the UHS Sports Medicine team.

Location: Based in Binghamton, NY; Outpatient Physical Therapy
Shift: Varies
Hours per week: 40
Salary range: $22.13 - $33.21/hour, depending on experience


Athletic Trainer Position Overview

Reporting directly to the Sports Medicine Field Manager, the successful candidate will work collaboratively with orthopedic and sports medicine physicians, physical therapists, and other team members to serve patients in the clinical setting and throughout the local community, which includes two colleges, 10 nearby high schools, and several club sports teams.

Dedicated to career development and education, United Health Services and the Sports Medicine Team often participate in conferences and community events to help staff build their networks and collaborate when it comes to best practices. In addition, we offer leadership development programming, free and extensive online training, wellness programs, and more.

Key Responsibilities and Expectations

  • Assist in routine patient care activities, as directed by the treating Physical Therapist/Physical Therapist Assistant, within the guidelines mandated by New York State’s Physical Therapy Practice Act
  • Participate in a community outreach program consisting of supportive athletic training services, educational programs, and pre-season screening programs
  • Provide athletic training services to designated educational institutions and assist in alternative coverage as needed
  • Together with a referring physician, develop and implement a plan of care for injured athletes
  • Regularly document injuries, follow-up care, and return-to-play information
  • Collaborate with the Sports Medicine Team to provide specialized athletic training services and effectively communicate with athletes, parents, coaches, athletic directors, and school nurses
  • Maintain continuing educational requirements as determined by guidelines from the Board of Certification for the Athletic Trainer

Position Qualifications

Minimum:

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in athletic training from a CAATE-accredited athletic training program with successful completion of the Board of Certification (BOC) exam
  • CPR certification within three months of hire
  • Licensed or license eligibility for a New York State Athletic Training License (ATC)

Preferred:

  • Experience as a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) in a college or high school setting

How to Apply

Applications for our Athletic Trainer positions can be submitted through United Health Services’ online application system, or you may send your cover letter and resume directly to our recruiter, Sean Cappiello at sean.cappiello@nyuhs.org.


About United Health Services

United Health Services is a not-for-profit healthcare system serving more than 500,000 people in Upstate New York’s Southern Tier region. We offer integrated healthcare services across 60 locations, including four hospitals, three walk-in centers, and 22 primary care offices in addition to home care and senior living facilities. The United Health Services system employs more than 6,300 people and comprises 600+ providers who are all committed to providing and supporting the delivery of exceptional patient care.

United Health Services employees and providers are “LOVED!” This means we’re Living Our Values Every Day. Here, you’ll join a team that is dedicated to values-based, coordinated patient care. Every day, we outwardly live our Values of Compassion, Trust, Respect, Teamwork, and Innovation.

United Health Services in an Equal Opportunity Employer.

United Health Services, Inc. and the members of the UHS System neither are affiliated with, sponsored, endorsed nor approved by, nor otherwise associated with, Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS), UHS of Delaware, Inc. nor their affiliates, which can be found at www.uhsinc.com.

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While you’re making a difference in the health and well-being of our patients and communities, United Health Services takes care of you. We are proud to be able to offer our employees and providers a comprehensive benefits package that supports their needs today and for the future with a competitive retirement plan; comprehensive health, dental, vision and health savings and spending accounts; wellness programs that empower our employees to stay healthy and balance work and life goals; group life and disability options; and a generous paid time off (PTO) program. On top of that, we invest in you by offering tuition reimbursement and other programs designed to help you grow your career. The majority of these benefits are available to you for working at least 24 hours per week.

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