COVID-19 Members Announcement
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, members are encouraged to exercise universal precautions as health care professionals and observe recommendations from the HSE, the WHO (World Health Organisation) and the Irish Government to support the safety and well-being of their patients as well as themselves. ARTI is encouraging all members to monitor the situation and refer to the HSE and the WHO as protocols develop.
Where appropriate, we advise all ARTI members to respond to the HSE Recruitment initiative to help in the fight against COVID-19. Click here for registration to be on call for the HSE.
More guidelines and protocols can be found from the HPSC here.
Members will be communicated with via email with any relevant updates and support.
About Certified Athletic Therapists
Certified Athletic Therapists (CAT) can work in a variety of settings, most typically in sports injury clinics, in the general workplace, with professional and recreational sports teams/athletes or with national governing bodies (NGB’s) of various sports.
Athletic Rehabilitation Therapy can be divided into four general areas:
- Injury Prevention and Pre-Participation Screening
- On-Field Emergency Care
- Injury Assessment, Diagnosis and Treatment
- Rehabilitation and Reconditioning