Louisiana's North Oaks Health System partners with high school for new sports medicine clinic

Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Baton Rogue, La.-based North Oaks Health System partnered with Walker High School to open a sports medicine clinic on campus, the Advocate reports.

Here's what you need to know.


1. The clinic opened in the high school's field house and weight room.


2. North Oaks athletic trainer Alexis Amato will serve as the school's sports medicine instructor and athletic trainer.


3. Students will be able to work at North Oak facilities, and the clinic is going to assist with the school's certified nursing assistant curriculum.


4. The facility features four treatment tables, an ice bath whirlpool and exercise equipment.


5. The school also has a mobile facility it uses at school-sponsored events.


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