Exercise Physiologist -PRN Cardiac Rehab
Requisition #: 185316
Location: Howard County General Hospital, Columbia, MD 21044
Category: Allied Health/Clinical Professional
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Casual (less than 20)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: April 23, 2019
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The Exercise Physiologist works in nationally certified cardiac and pulmonary rehab program for all phases of rehab (in-patient and out-patient). The exercise physiologist plans, coordinates, and implements exercise and related programs for both cardiac and pulmonary rehab. The job duties are to provide assessments and treatments of patients; perform a wide a variety of non-invasive cardiac and pulmonary tests; organize and conduct medically prescribed cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation services for inpatients and/or outpatients to restore function, prevent disability following disease, injury, or loss of a body part, improve cardiac and pulmonary healing and assist the patient in reaching his/her maximum possible level of functioning to assume a place in society while learning to live within the limits of their disease. The exercise physiologist follows guidelines, requirements, and recommendations from AACVPR and ACSM. Innovations improve work procedures and methods and primarily result in some time and cost savings. Work frequently requires internal contacts outside the work group to exchange work-related information. Contact with external contacts involves providing or getting factual information. Requires normal courtesy and tact in dealing with others.
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7:00 am -7:30 pm
2 years of related experience required
Bachelors Degree required
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