N.Y. Education Law Section 8352
Definition of practice of athletic training

The practice of the profession of athletic training is defined as the application of principles, methods and procedures for managing athletic injuries, which shall include the preconditioning, conditioning and reconditioning of an individual who has suffered an athletic injury through the use of appropriate preventative and supportive devices, under the supervision of a physician and recognizing illness and referring to the appropriate medical professional with implementation of treatment pursuant to physician’s orders. Athletic training includes instruction to coaches, athletes, parents, medical personnel and communities in the area of care and prevention of athletic injuries. The scope of work described herein shall not be construed as authorizing the reconditioning of neurologic injuries, conditions or disease.

Source: Section 8352 — Definition of practice of athletic training, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/EDN/8352 (updated Sep. 22, 2014; accessed Nov. 25, 2023).

Nov. 25, 2023

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