Athletic Training

Athletic training encompasses the prevention, assessment and intervention of emergency, acute and chronic medical conditions involving impairment, functional limitations and disabilities.  Licensed Athletic Trainers (LATs) work under the direction of physicians, as prescribed by state licensure statutes.  LATs at Vernon Memorial Healthcare provide coverage for high school athletic practices and home sporting events at: La Farge, Kickapoo, North Crawford, Seneca, Westby, and Viroqua school districts.

Services and Programs offered by VMH LATs:

• Concussion

• Sports Performance CAMP

• Functional Movesment Screening (FMS)

• Office Ergonomics

• Skin Fold Testing

• VMH Athletic Training Documents for Athletes

• National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA)