This position oversees and manages the outreach program for the Sports Medicine Service Line of CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Healthcare System. A certified atheletic trainer professional who assesses, plans, implements, coordinates, monitors, and evaluates patient care activities. He/she has clinical and/or functional knowledge of the position for which they are accountable either directly or indirectly through delegation of tasks. Individual must possess strong leadership and time management skills. Individual is accountable to both the Administrator/President of Alamo Heights as well as the CEO of the CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Healthcare System. Collaborates with other clinical Associates to meet individual needs using communication and available resources to promote quality cost effective care. Individual must possess the ability to identify and execute a business plan around growth of the athletic training spectrum and the orthopaedic and sports medicine service line of CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System. The individual will adhere to the CHRISTUS Santa Rosa core mission and abide by CHRISTUS Santa Rosa ethics standard guidelines.
Required - Bachelor's Degree in Physical Education, Exercise & Sports Science, or a related field.
Preferred - Master's Degree in Business, Physical Education or related field
Ten years as an athletic trainer (includes student internship). Three to six months training on--the-job to become familiar with the department and hospital operations and policies
Prior experience working with multiple athletic trainers.
Demonstrated leadership skills (decision making, problem solving, delegation, prioritizing) and supervisory experience is required.
Competent in athletic training, clinic philosophy and policies and operating procedures is required.
Effective communication and prioritization of provider issues.
Ability to recognize and communicate variances in key practice indicators.
Must be computer literate and have strong organizational skills.
Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications
Maintains Licensed Athletic Trainer (LAT)
BLS required within 4 months of hire.
Maintain BCLS/ACLS certification, if required for the position
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.