HealthFitness Injury Prevention Professional/ATC in Rochester, New York
HealthFitness, a Trustmark company, is a proven leader in providing fitness solutions that engage and connect people both on-site and online, to create a strong community of health. Our work focuses on creating meaningful connections with each of our participants to help them move forward. We foster each individual’s journey by creating communities of health within the organizations we serve – so that everyone is supported. As an employee of HealthFitness you will enjoy a variety of health and financial benefits and receive competitive pay. We provide personal and professional support, training and development and flexible employment opportunities.
About the Position:
HealthFitness has a new and exciting opportunity for an Injury Prevention Professional/ATC at our new client site in Rochester, NY. In this position, you will plan, develop, implement, deliver and evaluate the Injury Prevention Programs ensuring the highest possible level of engagement, outcomes and customer (client and participant) satisfaction. You will coordinate and deliver ergonomic evaluations, shift stretch programming, Line Side Coaching, and early intervention services (movement efficiency soloutions) with the overall focus being prevention of work related injuries. You will provide education and intervention within scope of position and deemed appropriate within client and OSHA guidelines. You may be required to triage mild injuries.
All services will be provided in collaboration with our client’s existing resources and programming, which may include SH&E, Heath Services, Ergonomics, etc. You will be required to complete and accurately track and document all encounters with the client's employees, as well as to assist in the creation of reports for client and HealthFitness. You will be required to assess effectiveness of current interventions and enhance delivery methods to achieve maximum program results and participant impact. Some travel is expected to various satellite locations.
Schedule: M – F (80% - Normal Business Hours) (20% - variable hours)
Join our team in this position and you will be eligible for a $1,000 sign-on bonus, apply today to find out more!
What you will be doing:
Delivers injury prevention services, which include but are not limited to: conducting ergonomic worksite evaluations, coordinating and leading shift stretch programming, and delivering line-side coaching and early intervention services (movement efficiency solutions).
Coordinates the delivery of the Injury Prevention Program throughout the client facilities in collaboration with the client’s multi-disciplinary stakeholders (e.g. Medical, Safety, HR/Benefits, Management).
Develop, promote and market well-being and wellness education programs to support injury prevention programming.
Collects program data for measurement of individual and program goal achievement, outcomes and results; supports the creation of outcomes focused management reports based on the identified business plan goals and objectives.
Leads individual worksite assessments, root cause analysis, body mechanic coaching and well-being education.
Perform initial screening to confirm that the employee is an appropriate candidate for Ergonomic Education and advise employee’s supervisor if Contractor believes further evaluation by appropriate medical personnel is required in connection with an injury believed to have been suffered or otherwise caused in the course of work/while employee is on duty.
Provide Ergonomic Education services to Company employees reporting musculoskeletal pain or discomfort.
Provide prompt documentation of employee consults to the employee’s supervisor, and appropriate personnel in EH&S unless otherwise required by such supervisor.
Present educational sessions to departments.
Conduct office ergonomic evaluations (risk assessments) and document recommendations using Contractor tools and forms.
Assist employee healthcare teams with job function assessment, incident investigation and care management.
Education, Experience & Certifications:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Athletic Training.
Board Certified Athletic Trainer (BOC) Certification.
Possess active state athletic training licensure.
Current CPR/AED and First Aid certifications from American Heart Association, American Red Cross or American Safety & Health Institute.
2 + years’ experience in athletic training.
Experience and expertise in ergonomics, injury prevention and management of work related injuries/illnesses.
Ability to travel to other client locations.
Ability to effectively work independently or as part of a team.
Strong interpersonal communication and customer service skills including the ability to motivate others.
Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office programs including at minimum Word, Excel and Outlook.
Work Experience in a clinical environment (Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Nursing).
Understanding of Biomechanics.
Understanding of Occupational Safety.
Experience with OSHA regulations and documentation guidelines.
HealthFitness is committed to leveraging the talent of a diverse workforce to create great opportunities for our people and our business. EOE/AA. Race/Color/Gender/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Religion/National Origin/Age/Disability/Veteran
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