Athletic trainers are health care providers highly trained in injury prevention, examination, diagnosis, and treatment/rehabilitation in order to return their patients to their sport/everyday activities They are also highly trained to act confidently in immediate and emergency care. Certification requires a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training, passage of the Board of Certification’s national exam, and maintenance of certification requirements. An athletic trainer can work in a wide variety of career fields. For more information on athletic training and what it entails, please visit:
At Jerome/Wendell Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Clinics, we employ athletic trainers who work in conjunction with local high schools, to be present at school sponsored athletic events and respond to various medical situations. Our athletic trainers attend practices and games, as well as provide therapeutic services to student-athletes at the school.
Our athletic trainers are also highly trained in concussion recognition, management, and return-to-play protocol. They follow state laws regarding concussions and are committed to returning student-athletes to their sport safely. For more information on appropriate care for concussed athletes please visit:
Contact our certified athletic trainers today at 208-324-3090 for your injury needs in Jerome County or 208-536-3090 for Gooding County.