UW-Green Bay's Athletic Trainers Care for Injured WorkersThe University of Wisconsin-Green Bay's Athletic Training Department offers injury care and rehabilitation to UW-Green Bay employees who are injured on the job. The certified athletic trainers who care for Phoenix athletes offer their expertise in musculoskeletal injuries at the Phoenix Sports Center, providing therapy and rehabilitation. This arrangement saves time for the employee and offers the personal aspect of working with a fellow UW-Green Bay employee who can help the patient return to work quickly.
Injured employees need only to bring a written prescription from their treating physician and to call the athletic training room to set up appointment times.
A fully-equipped athletic training facility, UW-Green Bay offers the following modalities and equipment for injury care:
- Electric Muscle Stimulation (High volt, Interferrential, TENS, Med.Frequency AC)
- Surface EMG Biofeedback
- Hydrocollator Hot Packs Ice bags and cups
- Cold or Hot whirlpools
- Exercise bikes
- Treadmills Traditional therapy equipment (cuff weights, BAPS, etc)