Athletic Trainer Mercy Sunforest-Full Time Days/Evenings

    Mercy Health
    Toledo, OH

    Job Description

    RequisitionR038210MarketToledo, OHDepartmentSports Medicine - Toledo Regional OfficeShiftDays/EveningsScheduleFull-time

    Thank you for considering a career at Mercy Health


    Provides coverage of athletic events and assess athletes at designated schools and/or athletic functions. Evaluates physical condition and advises and treats athletes for participation in athletic events. Advises and treats athletes in a variety of settings including the outpatient department.Demonstratesknowledgeand skills necessary to providecare appropriate to the injury and age of the patient. Also responsible for the coordination of Clinical Exercise/Cardiac Rehab program. Implements and coordinates exercise programs and administers medical tests, under physician's supervision, to program participants to promote physical fitness.


    Bachelor's Degree in athletic training from approved institution.

    NATA certification or eligible; state of Ohio Athletic Training licensure

    Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science or equivalent required, Master's Degree preferred

    Current certification in BCLS

    Experience with the use pf various exercise equipment.


    Regularly exposed to the risk of blood borne diseases

    Has contact with patients under a wide variety of circumstances

    May be exposed to patient elements

    Subject to varying and unpredictable work situations

    Working under extreme adverse weather conditions for extended periods of time

    Requires flexibility in work hours

    Work requires walking, standing, reaching, stooping, kneeling, bending, handling and lifting up to a minimum of 50 lbs., andpushing/pulling.


    Administers routine and corrective exercises

    Massages body parts which may be strained or bruised

    Renders first aid

    Wrapping and taping ankles, fingers, wrists, etc.

    Treats acute and chronic minor injuries to maintain athlete's performance

    Performs on the field triage and refers to physician as appropriate

    Maintains and orders sports medicine supplies

    Maintain accurate and timely documentation on any athlete receiving care or assessment

    Explains program and test procedures to patients


    Bilateral fine motor manipulation

    Climbing stairs

    Functional near, far, color vision aided or unaided

    Functional hearing aid or unaided

    Functional verbal communication skills



    Walking: 2.3 mph, 0 incline

    Unilateral Horizontal Reach 0-18"

    Unilateral Vertical Reach 36-72"

    Bilateral Carry 30', 27#

    Push/Pull 100', 19ft. lbs.

    Hold 200# patient sidelying while doing procedure x 2 min.

    Roll 200# patient away/toward self

    Transfer 105# person chair-chair 5x/hr. with gait belt

    Bed-cart transfer with 200# person and assist of one with sheet

    More 200# person up in bed with assist of one and sheet

    Lift 0-30# 6"-36" from floor

    Lift 0-50# 6"-36" from floor

    Lift 0-20# 36"-48" from floor

    Lift 0-20# 6"-72" from floor

    MercyHealth is an equal opportunity employer.

    We'll also reward your hard work with:
    • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
    • Prescription drug coverage
    • Flexible spending accounts
    • Life insurance w/AD&D
    • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
    • Paid time off
    • Educational Assistance
    • And much more
    Scheduled Weekly Hours:


    Work Shift:



    Sports Medicine - Toledo Regional Office

    All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you'd like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement forMercy Health - Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours - Ashland, Kentucky; Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia,which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team

    Posting ID: 558255280Posted: 2020-05-21