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South Meck Athletic Training

ATHLETIC TRAINING COVERAGE PROVIDED BY:

 

 

 

 

Watch, how Atrium Healthcare is ensuring that Charlotte-Mecklenburg students stay safe on the field, on the court and in their everyday lives.

WHAT DOES AN ATHLETIC TRAINER DO?

Provide "Athletic Training Services"* to student athletes under the direction of the team physician or by written referral from a physician, and in accordance with state athletic training practice act.

  • Maintain appropriate general treatment orders to be reviewed annually and approved by the team physician.
  • Provide athletic training services for all home athletic contests and away varsity football games. If a conflict arises between an away varsity football game and a home contest,
    the varsity football event will supersede.
  • Act as liaison between family physicians and specialists, the school district, athletes and their parents.
  • Maintain accurate records of injuries, treatments and provide insurance claim forms for sports injuries treated by a physician.
  • Develop and maintain a budget for the athletic training program.
  • Schedule and be present for pre-participation sports physicals.
  • Provide the coaches and athletic director with a list of athletes medically eligible to compete under district and state rules and regulations.
  • Assist the athletic director as requested.

*Athletic Training Services: The management and provision of care of injuries to a physically active person as defined in the state practice act with the direction of a licensed physician. The term includes the rendering of emergency care, development of injury prevention programs and
providing appropriate preventative and devices for the physically active person. The term also includes the assessment, management, treatment, rehabilitation and recondition of the physically active person whose conditions are within the professional preparation and education of a
certified athletic trainer. The term also includes the use of modalities such as mechanical stimulation, heat, cold, light, air, water, electricity, sound, massage and the use of therapeutic exercises, reconditioning exercise and fitness programs.

Carolinas Healthcare System Athletic Trainers

The FACTS about Athletic Trainers

IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS:

SOUTH MECKLENBURG SPORTS MEDICINE STAFF

Jennifer Spaugh MA, LAT, ATC

Athletic Trainer

Atrium Healthcare

(704) 770-5465

jennifer.spaugh@atriumhealth.org

SCHOOL INFORMATION

South Mecklenburg High School

8900 Park Road
Charlotte, NC 28210
Phone: 980-343-3600
Fax: 980-343-3607

Principal:
Dr. Maureen Furr

Athletic Director:
Mr. Kevin Hinson

TEAM PHYSICIANS

 

 

 

 

Dr. Catherine Rainbow

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For an appointment please call (704) 863- HURT (4878), request Dr. Catherine Rainbow. Please state that you are a South Mecklenburg student-athlete and would like to be seen at the Ballantyne location.

For other SMIC locations please click here

 

 

 

Dr. Scott Burbank

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HEART OF A CHAMPION

Save the Date: JUNE 2, 2018

Registration opens April 30th

Athletes will be provided with FREE orthopedic, nutrition and general wellness assessments, and heart screenings by our team of expert providers. 

Free transportation will be provided from South Meck High School and back.

Continue checking for more details!

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