ASHEVILLE NC – Students entering 7th through 12th grade are invited to a free, three-day summer camp offered by Southeastern Sports Medicine and Park Ridge Health. The 3rdAnnual Student Athletic Training Camp will take place July 22 – 24 from 7 – 10 p.m. at Southeastern Sports Medicine’s Hendersonville facility. Students with an interest in entering the fields of athletic training, physical therapy or sports medicine are highly encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity, where they will learn the fundamentals of athletic training including basic anatomy, taping techniques, first aid and hydration.
“Students who complete this three-day course can benefit their schools’ athletic programs by being an extra set of eyes and hands, and also gain knowledge and experience to help them succeed in what is now a very competitive field of health care,” said Dwayne Durham, Director of Southeastern Sports Medicine Hendersonville.
To register for Student Athletic Training Camp, please call 692-1333.
About Park Ridge Health: Park Ridge Health was built by Henderson County residents, and more than 100 years later is a beloved piece of our growing community’s health care network, providing quality, compassionate care in a Christian environment. In 1986, Park Ridge Health partnered with Adventist Health System, joining a family of 43 exceptional not-for-profit community hospitals across the country. Leading the way in many medical firsts for the region – including a boutique baby delivery experience and North Carolina’s first 64-slice CT scanner in 2006 – Park Ridge Health provides personalized care throughout the region, offering a dedicated network of more than 130 primary care and specialty providers, cardiac care and rehab, state-of-the-art surgical care, nationally awarded cancer services, full-service orthopedic care and the only accredited hyperbaric medicine facility in Western North Carolina. For more information about Park Ridge Health or to find a physician, please visit www.parkridgehealth.org or call 855.PRH.LIFE (855.774.5433).