Job: Exercise Specialist Internship (unpaid)

Job Title

Exercise Specialist Internship (unpaid)

Job Category

Exercise Physiology

Company

Mayo Clinic
Mankato, Minnesota 56001

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Job Description and Requirements

Position description
**MASTERS STUDENTS ONLY** As an Exercise Specialist intern, you will experience: -Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehabilitation, as well as the Exercise Is Medicine Program (medically-supervised exercise program) -Risk factor assessment & reduction Patient care case management -Patient education, such as: cardiovascular exercise, strength training, anatomy of the heart, stress management, nutrition, etc Functional testing -Exercise prescription / leadership (Cardiovascular, strength, balance & flexibility) -Motivational interviewing / wellness coaching -Observations: oNutrition/ Diabetes Counseling oPulmonary Function Testing oCardiopulmonary Exercise Testing oStress Testing oCardiac Catheterization Lab Your Responsibilities will include: -Providing exercise prescriptions & consultations -Administering fitness assessments -Providing behavior & physical activity counseling -Obtaining patient vital signs & inputting data -Interpreting electrocardiograms & recognizing rhythms -Providing patient education, including teaching classes -Reviewing patient cases -Completing a project of your choosing -Delivering high-quality customer service.

Qualifications
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOIWNG BASIC REQUIREMENTS THOROUGHLY. INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS AND/OR BACHELOR STUDENTS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED FOR CONSIDERATION.
At Mayo Clinic Health System â Mankato, the Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation program offers an unpaid Exercise Specialist Internship for graduate students in exercise science, or related fields. The Exercise Specialist Internship provides students with comprehensive, hands on experience in delivering clinical services to patients with cardiovascular & lung diseases/ conditions. The internship position is 12-15 weeks, but may be adjusted to meet school requirements. Bachelors degree required.

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS THOROUGHLY. INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS AND/OR BACHELOR STUDENTS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED FOR CONSIDERATION. Applicants must attach the following items in order to be considered for the internship. Please include your name on each document.
1-COVER LETTERS and RESUMES are required.
2-CURRENT MASTERS TRANSCRIPTS, attach under "TRANSCRIPT". This is not an automatic prompt.
3-BACHELORS DIPLOMA, attach under "DIPOLMA". This is not an automatic prompt.
4-RESPONSES TO 7 ESSAY QUESTIONS. Please save response to the following questions in 1 WORD Document. Attach essay document under the category type "WRITING SAMPLE". This is not an automatic prompt.
-How do your future goals relate to your degree?
-Why are you interested in perusing an internship in Cardiac -Rehabilitation with the Mayo Clinic Health System?
-What strengths do you believe will elevate the Cardiac Rehabilitation Team?
-How do you see patients will benefit from working with you?
-What does professionalism mean to you and how does it relate to the mission of Mayo Clinic Health System.
-List relevant work or volunteer experiences in a Health Care Setting or Leadership Experiences.
-List School Projects relevant to this internship role.
License or certificationMust be current in basic life support from the American Red Cross or American Heart Association. Proof provided upon offer.

Exemption status : Non-exempt
Benefits eligible : No
Schedule : Full Time
Hours / Pay period : 80
Schedule details : Variety of hours and shifts.

Minimum of 24 hours per week required.

Employment Type

Full Time

Contact

Mayo Clinic

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[posted Jun 4, 2018]

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