The Jacksboro High School Athletic Training program delivers traditional athletic training and sports medicine services to the student-athletes of JISD. Providing the best quality health care of our student-athletes is our top priority. We achieve this by providing early and accurate recognition of athletic related injuries and the supervision of a comprehensive, athlete-specific rehabilitation program. and providing the best quality of care to ensure a safe return to participation. The services to be delivered can be broken down into five domains:
- Prevention of Athletic Injuries
- Recognition, Evaluation, and Immediate Care of Athletic Injuries and Medical Conditions
- Rehabilitation and Reconditioning of Athletic Injuries
- Health Care Administration
- Professional Development and Responsibility
The Jacksboro ISD Athletic trainer helps to prevent and treat injuries for all of the student athletes of JISD. Recognized by the American Medical Association as allied health professionals, JISD athletic trainer specializes in the prevention, assessment, treatment, and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal injuries. The JISD Athletic trainer is often one of the first heath care providers on the scene when injuries occur, and therefore are able to recognize, evaluate, and assess injuries and provide immediate care when needed. The JISD athletic trainer is also are heavily involved in the rehabilitation and reconditioning of injuries.
JISD athletic trainers often help prevent injuries by advising on the proper use of equipment and applying protective or injury-preventive devices such as tape, bandages, and braces. Injury prevention also often includes educating people on what they should do to avoid putting themselves at risk for injuries. During the school year the athletic training room will open at 7am Monday and Wednesday. Injured athletes should come in at that time for evaluation and rehabilitation.
Any student who participates in a sport or cheerleading from grades 7 - 12 MUST complete the online registration through RankOne Sport prior to their first workout. This can be found HERE
For the 2021-2022 school year ALL athletes wishing to participate in athletics and marching band participants MUST have a pre-participation physical completed by a physician. You can download and print off the physical form HERE
Athletic Trainer Contact Information
Madalyn Miller MS, ATC, LAT
Head Athletic Trainer