Job: Exercise Physiologist

Job Title

Exercise Physiologist

Job Category

Exercise Physiology


UCHealth - Highlands Ranch Hospital
Highlands Ranch, Colorado 80129

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Job Description and Requirements

Highlands Ranch Hospital
HRH CV Stress Lab
1st Shift - Days
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Exercise Physiologist - Cardiac Rehab

Develops exercise prescription and oversees exercise progression in patients with chronic diseases.
- Bachelor's degree in Exercise Physiology,Exercise Science or related field.
- Preferred: Master's degree in ExercisePhysiology, Exercise Science or related field.
- BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card in-hand before start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of hire. All life support certification cards must be issued by either the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will need to be through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.)

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Job Duties:
- Monitor, assess, treat, and document patienttolerance of exercise in accordance with policies and procedures.
- Provides exercise prescription for patientsutilizing assessment data, patient status and current medication regimen;updates prescriptions according to patient response.
- Recognizes contraindications to exercise,abnormal patient responses, and responds appropriately to all situations.
- Provides exercise and disease managementeducation for patients, peers and the community.

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Employment Type

Part Time


UCHealth - Highlands Ranch Hospital

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[posted Oct 5, 2018]

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