Job: Exercise Physiologist

Job Title

Exercise Physiologist

Job Category

Exercise Physiology


Boston Children's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts 02115

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Job Description and Requirements

Job Posting Description
At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Cardiology Clinic and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.

The Exercise Physiologist will be responsible for:
Working in our two busy stress labs, performing maximal exercise tests and exercise prescription with cardiac fitness patients.
Collecting, verifying and recording required information according to established procedures and instructions.
Following established procedures and protocols, performing graded exercise stress test, metabolic exercise tests and other related cardiac diagnostic procedures.
Preparing and placing equipment electrodes, interpreting and reviewing test results, writing preliminary reports, identifying and informing physicians of any abnormal findings.
Explaining procedures, obtaining a complete past medical history from patient/parent and any other pertinent details regarding their diagnosis prior to testing.

To qualify, you must have:
Bachelor's degree in Exercise Physiology with one year of clinical experience. A Masterâs degree in Clinical Exercise Physiology is strongly preferred.
The ability to: exchange information on factual matters, schedule appointments, greet visitors, explain hospital policies and relay messages to appropriate personnel.This type of interaction requires courtesy and tact when dealing with patients, visitors and/or hospital employees.
Good communication skills.
The ability to work on a team.
LS certification required. ACSM certification preferred, but not required.

Employment Type

Full Time


Boston Children's Hospital

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[posted Sep 24, 2018]

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