A specific set of skills are required to be part of the Sports Medicine team.
You will need to be a qualified Level 1 or 2 Sports Trainer with Sports Medicine Australia (www.sma.org.au), or a medical professional.
You will be assigned to a sport or work out of the main Sports Medicine Clinic. The Clinic is available to treat sports related injuries only, and is manned by experienced sports medicine physicians and sports physiotherapists.
Certified sports trainers (sports first aid) will be placed at most venues and will manage minor injuries, referring patients to the Sports Medicine Clinic if further assessment is required. The Clinic will facilitate arrangement for further treatment and for investigations such as x-rays or pathology tests as necessary.
The Sports Medicine Clinic
Phone: 1800 4UR DOC (1800 487 362)
Venue: Traeger Park (under the grandstand)
Dates of operation: Saturday 8th October to Saturday 16th October 2016
Opening Hours: Start of play till completion of the last event
Cost: Nil. Medicare Card required.