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Frequently asked questions

 

What do I do if I have an injury in the off-season? Who should I contact in the off-season?

Any time you sustain an injury that affects your athletic performance you should contact one of the staff Athletic Trainers to schedule an appointment for evaluation and treatment. The Athletic Training room is available to student-athletes during the academic year when classes are in session. During scheduled breaks availability is limited to times when in-season team practices and events are scheduled.

 

What should I do if I have an injury during the summer? Who should I contact during the summer?

Any time you sustain an injury that affects your athletic performance you should contact one of the staff Athletic Trainers and your coach. While we do not have scheduled summer hours in the Athletic Training facility we are available for consultation on how to best care for your injury.

 

Who do I talk to if I have questions about insurance coverage?

You can contact one of the staff Athletic Trainers or contact the business office.

 

Can I go to my own doctor if I have an injury?

Yes, if you have an established relationship with a physician, you may follow up with your personal doctor for care. We must have appropriate documentation from your physician which indicates you are medically able to participate. Referral forms are available in the Athletic Training room. Please click here for additional information.

 

 

Jim Johnston, MS, LAT, ATC

Head Athletic Trainer
Office: 330.569.5351
Email: johnstonjw@hiram.edu

Renee Myers, MS, LAT, ATC

Assistant Trainer
Office: 330.569.5412
Email: myersrj@hiram.edu

Erica Dodge, MS, LAT, ATC

Assistant Trainer
Office: 330.569.5807
Email: dodgeeb@hiram.edu