Sports Medicine

What to know about Athletic Training at MBCA

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Vision Statement
The Mt. Bethel Christian Academy Sports Medicine Program is committed to making a positive impact on healthcare, sports, performance, and life for all students and athletes that reflects the philosophical excellence of MBCA. 

Frequently Asked Questions

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  • What is Athletic Training?

    Athletic training encompasses the prevention, examination, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of emergent, acute, or chronic injuries and medical conditions. Athletic training is recognized by the American Medical Association (AMA), Health Resources Services Administration (HRSA), and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as an allied health care profession. 

    Information courtesy of the National Athletic Trainers' Association
  • Who are Athletic Trainers?

    Athletic trainers (ATs) are highly qualified, multi-skilled health care professionals who collaborate with physicians to provide preventative services, emergency care, clinical diagnosis, therapeutic intervention, and rehabilitation of injuries and medical conditions. Athletic trainers work under the direction of a physician as prescribed by state licensure statutes. 

    Information courtesy of the National Athletic Trainers' Association
  • Where is the Athletic Training Room located?

    The MBCA Athletic Training Room is located in the weight room of the Athletic Training Center.
  • When is the Athletic Training Room open?

    Monday - Friday: 11:30 a.m. until the completion of practices and/or competitions

    Saturday & Sunday: Weekend times will be determined by the athletic competition schedule

    Hours are subject to change. 
  • How can my child make an appointment with the athletic trainer?

    Each student-athlete is encouraged to arrange appointments with the athletic trainer by email, phone, or in person for all treatments and other medical services. Arrangements can be made for special treatment times to accommodate the student-athlete's schedule.