Health Care Administration

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Unformatted text preview: Health Care Administration in Athletic Training System of Healthcare Management Strategic Plan Development Determine why there is need for such a program Determine function of program within scope of athletic program Strategic Plan Development (cont.) Strategic plan development must include administrators, student-athletes, coaches, physicians, athletic trainers, parents and community health leaders Ongoing process that reviews strengths and weaknesses of program Facility Design Design will vary drastically based on number of athletes, teams, and various needs of the program Size Varies between settings Must take advantage and manage space effectively Interact with architect relative to needs of program and athletes Location Outside entrance (limits doors that must be accessed when transporting injured athletes) Double door entrances and ramps are ideal Proximity to locker rooms and toilet facilities Light, heat and water source should be independent from rest of facility Illumination Well lighted throughout Reflective ceilings and walls will aid in process Natural lighting is a plus Special Service Areas Treatment Area : area that accommodates 4-6 adjustable treatment tables, 3-4 stools, and hydrocollator and ice machine accessibility Electrotherapy Area : area that houses ultrasound, diathermy, electrical stim units, storage units, grounded outlets, treatment tables and wooden chairs, under constant supervision Hydrotherapy Area: area with centrally sloping floor to drain, equipped with 2-3 whirlpools, shelving and storage space and outlets 5 feet above the floor Exercise Rehabilitation Area: area that provides adequate space and equipment to perform reconditioning of injuries Taping, Bandaging & Orthotic Area: 3-4 taping tables and storage cabinets to treat athletes with proximity to a sink Physicians Exam Room: space for physician to work which may hold exam table, lockable storage, sink, telephone, refrigerator Records Area: space devoted to record keeping which may include filing system or computer based database, that allows access only to medical personnel Storage Facilities Training rooms often lack ample storage space Storage in training room that holds general supplies and special equipment Large walk-in storage cabinet for bulk supplies Refrigerator for equipment, ice cups, medicine and additional supplies Athletic Trainers Office Space at least 10x12 feet is ample...
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2008 for the course KNES 200 taught by Professor Gil-aviso during the Spring '08 term at CSU Fullerton.

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