§ 34-40-1 Short title
§ 34-40-2 Definitions
§ 34-40-3 Alabama Board of Athletic Trainers – Appointment of members; annual meeting; terms; duties
§ 34-40-3.1 Composition of board
§ 34-40-3.2 Advisory Council of the State Board of Medical Examiners and the Alabama Board of Athletic Trainers
§ 34-40-4 Unauthorized use of title
§ 34-40-5 Requirements for license; application; fees
§ 34-40-6 Treatment of injuries
§ 34-40-7 Time restrictions on certification
§ 34-40-8 Expiration of licenses; renewal fee; continuing education
§ 34-40-9 Professions and occupations not affected; chapter not applicable to certain persons
§ 34-40-10 Reasons for rejection, revocation, or suspension of license
§ 34-40-11 Hearing upon application or filing of charges; procedure; appeal
§ 34-40-12 Punishment for violation
§ 34-40-13 Use of title authorized
§ 34-40-14 Athletic Trainers Fund created; expenditure of funds
§ 34-40-15 Unauthorized activities
§ 34-40-16 Supervision required in physical therapy clinic
§ 34-40-18
§ 34-40-17 Sunset provision

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 34 > Chapter 40 - Athletic Trainers

  • administer: The direct application of a controlled substance, whether by injection, inhalation, ingestion, or any other means, to the body of a patient or research subject by:

    a. See Alabama Code 20-2-2

  • administer: The direct application of a controlled substance whether by injection, inhalation, ingestion, or any other means, to the body of a patient by any of the following:

    a. See Alabama Code 20-2-250

  • ADVISORY COUNCIL: The Advisory Council of the State Board of Medical Examiners and the Alabama Board of Athletic Trainers created pursuant to Section 34-40-3. See Alabama Code 34-40-2
  • agent: An authorized person who acts on behalf of or at the direction of a manufacturer, distributor, or dispenser. See Alabama Code 20-2-2
  • ATHLETIC INJURY: An injury or condition sustained as a result of, or limiting the preparation for or participation in, an exercise, sport, game, recreational activity, or any other activity that requires a level of strength, endurance, flexibility, or agility that is comparable to the level of strength, endurance, flexibility, or agility required for an exercise, sport, game, or recreational activity; or any injury that a physician deems would benefit from athletic training services. See Alabama Code 34-40-2
  • ATHLETIC TRAINER: An individual licensed by the Alabama Board of Athletic Trainers and under the direction or referral, or both, of a licensed physician after meeting the requirements of this chapter and rules adopted pursuant to this chapter. See Alabama Code 34-40-2
  • ATHLETIC TRAINING PRACTICE: Practice by an athletic trainer of any of the following:

    a. See Alabama Code 34-40-2

  • board: The Alabama Board of Athletic Trainers. See Alabama Code 34-40-2
  • board: The Board of Medical Examiners of the State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 20-2-250
  • CERTIFYING BOARDS: The State Board of Medical Examiners, the State Board of Health, the State Board of Pharmacy, the State Board of Dental Examiners, the State Board of Podiatry, and the State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners. See Alabama Code 20-2-2
  • COLLABORATING PHYSICIAN: A doctor of medicine or doctor of osteopathy licensed to practice medicine in Alabama who agrees in writing to practice in collaboration with one or more certified registered nurse practitioners or certified nurse midwives in accordance with Title 34, Chapter 21, Article 5, and the rules and regulations adopted by the Board of Medical Examiners and the Board of Nursing. See Alabama Code 20-2-250
  • Committee membership: Legislators are assigned to specific committees by their party. Seniority, regional balance, and political philosophy are the most prominent factors in the committee assignment process.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE: A drug, substance, or immediate precursor in Schedules I through V of Article 2 of this chapter. See Alabama Code 20-2-2
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • dispense: To deliver a controlled substance to an ultimate user or research subject by or pursuant to the lawful order of a practitioner, including the prescribing, administering, packaging, labeling, or compounding necessary to prepare the substance for that delivery. See Alabama Code 20-2-2
  • dispenser: A practitioner who dispenses. See Alabama Code 20-2-2
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • INJURY PREVENTION: Care and guidance related to risk management, including biomechanics, conditioning, flexibility, energy requirements, strength training, and fitness. See Alabama Code 34-40-2
  • Lawsuit: A legal action started by a plaintiff against a defendant based on a complaint that the defendant failed to perform a legal duty, resulting in harm to the plaintiff.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • person: Individual, corporation, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, or association or any other legal entity. See Alabama Code 20-2-2
  • PHYSICAL THERAPIST: A physical therapist licensed by the Alabama State Board of Physical Therapy. See Alabama Code 34-40-2
  • physician: A physician licensed by the Medical Licensure Commission of Alabama. See Alabama Code 34-40-2
  • prescription: Any order for a controlled substance written or signed or transmitted by word of mouth, telephone, telegraph, closed circuit television, or other means of communication by a legally competent collaborating physician, certified registered nurse practitioner, or certified nurse midwife authorized by law to prescribe and administer the drug which is intended to be filled, compounded, or dispensed by a pharmacist. See Alabama Code 20-2-250
  • qacsc: A Qualified Alabama Controlled Substances Registration Certificate. See Alabama Code 20-2-250
  • state: When applied to a part of the United States, the term includes any state, district, commonwealth, territory, insular possession thereof, and any area subject to the legal authority of the United States of America. See Alabama Code 20-2-2
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.