Manitoba Athletic Therapists Association

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Manitoba High School Hockey Team - Job Opportunity - AT or certification candidate


Athletic Therapist or Certification Candidate

Vincent Massey Boys Hockey Team
High School

19 player high school boys team
Season:  September to March
               - 24 regular game season
               - 3 tournaments
               - Playoffs 
               - Rookie tournament in April

               - One tournament will be in either Tampa Bay, Miami or Denver


Med kit and supplies provided

Compensation: - Hockey brand clothing provided
                         - Mileage to all games will be paid by the division.
                         - All tournament expenses will be covered (just have to pay for your own food)
                         - One tournament will be in either Tampa Bay, Miami or Denver Colorado
                         - Honorarium to be discussed with individual


For more information or inquiries, please contact Matthew Tamblyn below.

Matthew Tamblyn
Vincent Massey Boys Hockey
Staff Supervisor/Manager
204-453-8023
mtamblyn@pembinatrails.ca

Maternity Leave - Athletic Therapist in Winnipeg


State of the art chiropractic office looking for a health conscious and motivated Athletic Therapist. Office is in a prime River Heights location with plenty of parking.
Current full-time Athletic Therapist is on Maternity leave as of November 12, 2018. She will return part time starting March 11th, 2019 and the space will be shared from that point forward.
Thrive Chiropractic offers a calm and relaxing environment. Build your business as part of our healthcare team!

- Rooms (2) are perfect for a Certified Athletic Therapist who offers one-on-one, hands on treatments
- Existing clients can transfer to you for the time being! Negotiate use of exercise equipment, treatment table and linens, NMES/TENS machine and hydrocollator packs
- Acupuncture Certification is considered an asset
- This is an Independent Contractor position (you would be operating as your own business)
- Compensation based on an industry standard split commission (negotiable if you are coming with an established client base)
- Contract includes: Use of 8'x 13' therapy room, reception area with water/tea station for your clients, use of office internet/printer/paper, reception (during regular office hours), onsite laundry (washed and folded), fully equipped staff room, plug in parking spot, and more...





To apply, please send resume/cover letter to sam@lovatathletictherapy.com



Shared space opportunity - Athletic Therapist


Athletic therapist - Shared space opportunity

A well established physiotherapy clinic on Corydon Avenue looking to expand to a multi-disciplinary practice.  We are looking for individuals who are trying to grow their personal business in a shared space.  This is a great opportunity for cross referral within a team of physiotherapists and massage therapists.   We offer a warm, welcoming environment with private treatment rooms.   Rental of one room or a shared room agreement are both available options.  Access to our recently renovated beautiful gym space with shared equipment is also available to utilize. 

If you have any questions and would like to view the space please contact Jaime Angus at Donna Sarna Physiotherapy, 204-452-2608 or email Jaimeangus@dsphysio.com.

Precision Movement & Therapies - Athletic Therapist



Our clinic is looking for an ahtletic therapist to complement our team of clinicians.  We have a multi-disciplinary team with a wealth of experience sharing ideas and working together for our patient outcomes.  You can find out more about our current team and our clinic at https://www.precisionmovement.ca/staff.html

For more information, job posting and application CLICK HERE

MATA Recommended Fee for Service - Effective July 1, 2018



Reminder to all members that the recommended fee for service rates effective July 1st, 2018 are as follows:

Initial Assessment:  $77.59 + GST = $81.47
Subsequent Treatment: $57.75 + GST = $60.64

Note that some insurance agencies have their own guidelines set for fees.  Please familiarize yourself with their guidlines.

Any questions, please contact:

Faye Zachedniak
MATA Program Director
mata@sportmanitoba.ca

Full Time Athletic Therapist - Petawawa, ON

VC Athletic Therapy is expanding our practice to include a second location. We are looking for a mature, motivated Athletic Therapist that is interested in working within a multidisciplinary clinic in Petawawa as well as an Olympic Lifting facility in Pembroke.

Training in Olympic lifting Coaching and running assessments will be provided. What you need is the willingness to learn and expand your skills and the ability to work with other practitioners and coaches as well as independently. We make people move better through assessment of biomechanics and use manual therapy and exercise prescription to empower our athletes to help themselves.
Your job will include baseline concussion testing and training for our local Junior A Hockey Team. Your patient load will include gymnasts, dancers, military, Police, high school athletes, scientists,engineers and a very active general public.

Our clinic is located 2 hours northwest of Ottawa. This job will require you to relocate to the beautiful Ottawa Valley.  This job commences August 2018.

Check out our clinic video

THIS IS THE CHANGE YOU HAVE BEEN SEARCHING FOR.

Send us your resume and cover letter. vcathletictherapy@gmail.com

Rehab Prescription App looking for AT input

RehabRx is a new Winnipeg startup launching a software program to help therapists to assign rehabilitation routines to their clients.

On the therapist side, the program saves the therapist time by delivering a workout routine in seconds. The routine can then be edited even faster with updates following the client’s progress. Therapists and assistants can add a new routine for the client and use assign existing routines for common injuries to new clients.

On the client side, the program is focused around helping clients to complete their prescribed exercise at home. It does this by building a complete video workout clients can follow (not just links to explanation videos), automatically reminding clients to complete their workout, point and badge rewards, and the ability to contact the practice through the app for any questions and to book an appointment. The application can be used on any device and would be free for the client to use.

We are looking for Athletic Therapists to give us feedback on the app. Your help is essential to help us create an app tailored to the needs of the profession. This is feedback that can only come from your insight and experience helping clients. We realize this will take a small amount of your time and that your time is valuable. Anyone that gives us feedback on the app will receive free lifetime access for your business and clients. Can we count on you to help us? Give me (Jonas) a call on my cell (204) 296-3865 or email me at info@rehabrx.ca.

Football First Aider Course - Summer 2018 Dates Announced

REGISTRATION IS OPEN

The MATA would like to thank all the participants that attended a MATA Football Athletic First Aider Course in 2017.  For those of you interested in courses this summer, the first course will be offered at the beginning of June.  We look forward to seeing you there!

This course is open to those individuals looking to assist with community teams providing first aid coverage.  Learn how to tape an ankle and manage football specific injuries for higher care.  It is highly suggested but not manditory have a valid first aid and CPR to take the course.  

The course is specifically designed for parents, coaches and officials to understand what may happen on the field if an injury arises, immediate care and treatment, and identifying when higher medical assistance is required.  Course participants have ranged from stay-at-home parents to firefighters and nurses.  Individuals that are exempt:  athletic therapists, sports physiotherapists, sports medicine physician (or equivalent).

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Details - Course 1
When: July 14-15, 2018
Time:  9:00am - 3:30pm
Location:  Sport for Life Centre - 145 Pacific Avenue
Cost:  $90.00 per person
   - includes instruction from Certified Athletic Therapists, course manual, in class taping   
supplies and exam

Course 2 
When: July 21-22, 2018
Time:  9:00am - 3:30pm
Location:  Sport for Life Centre - 145 Pacific Avenue
Cost:  $90.00 per person
   - includes instruction from Certified Athletic Therapists, course manual, in class taping   
supplies and exam

Course 3
When: August 11-12, 2018
Time:  9:00am - 3:30pm
Location:  Sport for Life Centre - 145 Pacific Avenue
Cost:  $90.00 per person
   - includes instruction from Certified Athletic Therapists, course manual, in class taping   
supplies and exam





REGISTRATION IS OPEN - REGISTER HERE


What is a Football Athletic First Aider Course?



The program has been operational since the summer of 2005 and is designed to educate individuals providing first aid to football teams.

The course is 14 hours long and provides theoretical and practical sessions on the following topics:
  • Role of the First-Aider.
  • The Health Care Team
  • Liability
  • Medical Exams
  • Nutrition
  • Fitness Training
  • Protective Equipment
  • Basic Anatomy
  • Injury Classification
  • On-Field Assessment
  • Sideline Assessment & Management
  • Return to Play
  • Life Threatening Injuries
  • Non-Life Threatening Injuries
  • Taping & Bracing  
  • Energy Drinks & Proper Hydration
For further details, please contact the MATA, mata@sportmanitoba.ca
or 204-925-5930

Charleswood Broncos Football Club - team medical coverage

Charleswood Broncos Football Club is looking for athletic therapy certification candidates or athletic therapists to assist their teams with practices and games.  Below are outlined details:

Age Group:  Boys 9-14 years old (three different levels)

Schedule:  One game per week starting in August - coverage required
       2-3 practices per week (starting this week) - coverage an asset but not required

Supplies:  Provided by team and any additional supplies requested

Honorarium:  Yes, to be discussed with candidate

Contact Person:  Kevin Nichols  president@charleswoodbroncos.com
                                   204-782-1734

Additional Information:  There are 3 teams, one candidate per team is requested


Any interested members, please contact Kevin directly.


One Day Leadership Workshop: Experience Maker Engagement Training - Winnipeg










 

Winnipeg, MB
Fairmont Hotel
Wednesday, June 13th, 2018 
8:30am - 4:30pm

•    Is your organization/clinic looking to have more positive and impactful interactions with clients?
•    Are you interested in learning how to 'UP-HELP' your customers?


During this workshop you and your team will receive tools to create a more engaging experience for clients and for members of your team. From this workshop you will be equipped to:

•  Engage others toward even greater results
•  Effectively deliver feedback
•  Become more influential in and out of your business
•  Handle difficult people, conversations and situations
•  Lead, develop, and mentor others within your Business and team even better



Here is the link to the event:

Workshop Information


One Day Leadership Workshop: Experience Maker Engagement Training - Winnipeg
www.eventbrite.ca


Join us at the Fairmont Winnipeg!   You will join key leaders from a variety of corporations. This collaborative hands-on session will enable you to:

•  Engage others toward even greater results
•  Effectively deliver feedback
•  Become more influential in and out of your business
•  Handle difficult people, conversations and situations
•  Lead, develop, and mentor others within your Business and team even better  

This event is being held on Wednesday, June 13th from 8:30am - 4:30pm.  

For information or to register for the event, call Tawna with Envisiongroup at 403-539-0823 or email tawna.mckay@envisiongroup.ca

Fairmont Winnipeg Room Rate: $TBD per night (please contact us to book this limited reduced rate only available through Envision Group)      

Cancellation and Refund Policy - If you are unable to attend the course for which you have registered, you can substitute another person in your place


Part-time Athletic Therapist - Harborview Therapy




Athletic Therapist- Part Time

Clinic: Harbourview Therapy

   
A brand new multidisciplinary clinic located on Concordia Avenue E. is looking for an Athletic Therapist to join their growing team of professionals.  We are building a team of massage, athletic and physiotherapists to provide a client -centered model for the care of our musculoskeletal patients. 

Harbourview Therapy prides itself on a patient first healthcare experience with a relaxed one of a kind working environment.  We offer an integrated approach to therapy, providing clients with access to a variety of professional therapists to meet their unique needs.  

We are looking for an athletic therapist to join our team of professionals at Harbourview Therapy.  If you’re looking for a progressive clinic that encourages you to build your skill base, expand your training and foster growth both collaboratively and self –directed, we would love to hear from you!

Responsibilities and Duties
 
· Examine, assess and determine problem areas of a client
· Develop a successful treatment plan
· Chart on clients through intake, progress and discharge in a timely manner
· Treat patients through necessary methods; modalities, soft tissue work, mobilization, rehabilitation exercise and refer out if necessary

Qualifications
 
· Certified Athletic Therapist must be in good standing with their provincial/national association.
· Proof of liability insurance
· Previous experience is an asset

What we offer 
 
· Flexible working hours
· Remuneration to be discussed
· Direct billing system, E-charting

This is Part Time position to start with the opportunity to go Full Time with our team.  If you want to be a part of a growing and dynamic team, please send your cover letter and resume to info@harbourviewtherapy.com.  Or fax to 204-615-2878.  We thank all interested applicants; however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.