What is Professional Preparation?

Jun 20, 2017

What is Professional Preparation? Preparing a student in the athletic trainer education path. By the end of professional preparation, students should be ready for state credentialing and application f...

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What is a Professional Program in athletic training?

Jun 19, 2017

What is a Professional Program in athletic training? Graduate-level coursework offering students the skills, knowledge, and clinical experience necessary for future practice as an athletic training. W...

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What is a Graduate Assistantship?

Jun 5, 2017

What is a Graduate Assistantship? A graduate assistantship is a temporary paid position which may or may not include employee benefits. It will be guided by higher education policy and relevant legisl...

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What is Competence?

May 27, 2017

What is Competence? Professional competence means using knowledge, communication, technical skills, emotions, clinical reasoning, and reflection in your practice to benefit the patient and community....

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What is a subspecialization or subspecialist in athletic training?

May 24, 2017

What is a subspecialization or subspecialist in athletic training? A subspecialization in athletic training is a narrow focus within a specialist field such as neurotrauma or spine pathologies. These...

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What is Interprofessional Education?

May 4, 2017

What is Interprofessional Education? Introducing two (or more) students from different healthcare professions to learn from, about, and with each other to facilitate effective collaboration and improv...

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What is an Academic Doctorate?

Apr 23, 2017

What is an Academic Doctorate? A doctoral degree is the top degree awarded by colleges and universities. It’s typically a prerequisite for working in academia and gaining tenure, or to work in resea...

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What is value-base care model in athletic training?

Apr 12, 2017

What is value-base care model in athletic training? Value-base care is when a health care system focuses on value of care as opposed to prioritizing fee-for-service....

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What is Patient-centered Care?

Mar 13, 2017

What is Patient-centered Care? Patient-centered care focuses on the needs and preferences of the patient, respectfully making sure that the patient values guide all clinical decisions. Medical profess...

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What is a Statement of Credit?

Feb 23, 2017

What is a Statement of Credit? A statement of credit is documentation which verifies successful completion of continuing education programs....

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