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5 Ways Athletic Trainers Protect their Athletes and High School Through Documentation

patrickb 13 June 2017 One important but lesser-known way athletic trainers (ATs) keep their school and athletes safe is through careful documentation. By implementing (if necessary) and managing a standardized system for sports medicine documentation at your school, ATs are able to identify injury trends, provide the best medical care possible and protect the school from litigation. 1. Identifying … Continue reading 5 Ways Athletic Trainers Protect their Athletes and High School Through Documentation
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The Hidden Benefits of Having a Full Time Athletic Trainer

patrickb 28 April 2017 As a visitor to this site, you may already know some of the empirical benefits of having an athletic trainer at a high school—lower overall injury rate, lower recurrent injury rate and higher concussion diagnosis rate (this is a good thing), to name a few. There are also significant, unpublished benefits to employing a full … Continue reading The Hidden Benefits of Having a Full Time Athletic Trainer
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