Oversee and coordinate medical coverage of student athletes, sports medicine facility development and maintenance, and athletic health care administration. Responsible for compliance with federal and state laws and athletic organization rules and guideline regarding athletic health care.
Supervise staff, develop and implement operational policies, direct sports medicine facility operation, collect and secure medical records. Assign and direct sports medicine coverage, coordinate medical referral and use of medical providers, daily care of injuries, and act as liaison between student athletes, coaches, and medical providers. Supervise hiring of staff, review staff performance, direct and analyze use of athletic training budget. Supervise and direct students giving medical care of student athletes in the clinical setting. Follow all laws, regulations, and guidelines, acquire knowledge of current practices in the profession, and maintain all certifications required of the profession.
Position Deadline is July 19, 2018.
NMSU is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Knowledge of medical insurance claims procedures and documentation. Knowledge of physical therapy theory and practice.
Five (5) years of experience directly related to the standard duties as outlined.
Ability to design and implement effective fitness, nutrition, and conditioning programs for college-level athletes. Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations. Ability to supervise and train assigned staff. Ability to fit, adjust and/or modify a range of orthotic and body protection devices. Ability to read, understand, follow, and enforce safety procedures. Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical personnel.
TA certified or working towards certification. CPR/First Aid Certified
Internal Number: 18009745
About New Mexico State University
New Mexico State University is a comprehensive land-grant institution of higher learning accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities. An active research university, NMSU anchors the southern end of New Mexico's Rio Grande Research Corridor, exceeding $ 140 million in research and public service expenditures. NMSU is classified as a Hispanic-serving institution by the federal government with a total minority enrollment over 48%. Home to the state's NASA Space Grant Program, NMSU is located in Las Cruces, which features desert mesas, the farmlands of the Rio Grande Valley, and the Organ Mountains, an extension of the Rocky Mountain chain. The University is committed to building a cultural diverse educational environment.