SPORTS MEDICINE VISION STATEMENT
Evangel University Sports Medicine Department is focused on providing evidence-based, innovative, and comprehensive health care. Evangel University Sports Medicine is committed to becoming a leader in sports medicine services. We strive for our student-athletes to be Strong, Happy, and Healthy. As a program, we seek to impact the Church and society globally with a commitment to faith, family, and community.
SPORTS MEDICINE MISSION STATEMENT
With Christ at our center, Evangel University’s Sports Medicine Department partners with CoxHealth to serve our student-athletes by providing injury prevention, evaluation, and rehabilitation. Evangel University’s Sports Medicine is committed to fostering an environment of care, growth, and positivity.
We are devoted to keeping current with scientific literature by promoting clinician skill development in the delivery of sports medicine services. The sports medicine staff shall always prioritize the needs and wellbeing of the student-athlete. Furthermore, we are committed to addressing issues and concerns in a timely manner so that the care of our student-athletes and staff can continue.
The purpose of the sports medicine program is broken down into 5 categories:
- Prevention of Athletic Injuries
- Recognition, Evaluation, and Immediate Care of Athletic Injuries
- Rehabilitation and Reconditioning of Athletic Injuries
- Health Care Administration
- Professional Development and Responsibility