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The athletic trainer associated with AthletiCare at HSHS St. Francis Hospital has an outstanding reputation for providing quality sports medicine services to local high schools. This individual is on-site during practices and games for injury evaluation, management, follow-up and rehabilitation.

Athletic training areas of specialization include:
  • Prevention of athletic injuries
  • Recognition, evaluation, and immediate care of athletic injuries
  • Rehabilitation and reconditioning of athletic injuries
  • Providing education in schools
Additional services include:
  • Regular communication with parents and athletes, as well as administrators at assigned schools.
  • Preparation of athletes for practice or competition, including taping, bandaging and bracing.
  • Preseason Baseline ImPACT and post-concussion testing.
  • Assistance and implementation of treatment, rehabilitation, and conditioning protocols.
  • Interaction with physicians and other medical personnel regarding athlete status.
For more information, call (217) 324-8780.