38-404. Athletic trainer, defined.

Athletic trainer means a person who is responsible for the prevention, emergency care, first aid, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries under guidelines established with a licensed physician and who is licensed to perform the functions set out in section 38-408. When athletic training is provided in a hospital outpatient department or clinic or an outpatient-based medical facility, the athletic trainer will perform the functions described in section 38-408 with a referral from a licensed physician for athletic training.

Source:Laws 2007, LB463, ยง 176.