Job: Exercise Physiologist

Job Title

Exercise Physiologist

Job Category

Exercise Physiology

Company

Rochester Regional Health
Rochester, New York 14626

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Job Description and Requirements

SUMMARY
Provide continuous education and guidance to the patient and family in phase I, II, III of cardiac rehabilitation with regards to risk factor notification and the rehabilitative process.

ATTRIBUTES
B.S. in Exercise Science or closely related field required.
Must possess personal characteristics that reflect assertiveness, self motivation and a personal commitment to health and fitness.
Basic Life Support certification required.

RESPONSIBILITIES
Attends patient during exercise training sessions, under supervision of nursing staff,. Accurately assesses cardiovascular response to exercise including: blood pressure, heart rate, and change in cardiac rhythm.
Recognizes abnormal responses to exercise including changes in cardiac rhythm, hypertension, nausea and chest discomfort. Assesses complications and assists with emergency treatment as directed.
Maintains accurate records and documentation of patient progress. Writes exit reports and maintains goal-setting meetings during the 12 week phase 2 program.
Initiates patient phone calls, orders forms, assists in patient scheduling, maintains exercise equipment and participates as needed in the implementation of new patient programs.

EDUCATION BS (Required)
LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS BLS - Basic Life Support - American Heart Association (AHA)

Employment Type

Full Time

Contact

Rochester Regional Health

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[posted Aug 1, 2018]

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