Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center is looking for a Full Time Exercise Physiologist to join the Cardiopulmonary team!
To provide Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation direct patient care, patient education, patient monitoring and scheduling. Must have excellent Phase I, II, III, and IV knowledge and skills. Treatment to be documented and communicated with patients, M.D’s, and all necessary members of the multidisciplinary care team. The Exercise Physiologist is responsible for the coordination, organization, direction, research, delivery and evaluation of care related to the programs offered in the Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Department. Performs exercise related, disease management patient care services.
- Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education or Exercise Physiology required.
- Current Basic Life Support and Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification within six months of hire.
Previous experience or recent internship cardiac rehabilitation. Prior public speaking and/or teaching experienced desirable. The incumbent must obtain Basic Life Support Health Care Provider card and Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification or obtain within six month of hire.
The incumbent must possess basic ECG rhythm interpretation skills, and demonstrated human relation and effective communication skills. Experience in exercise prescription, exercise supervision, exercise program planning, diagnostic stress testing, and health counseling with cardiovascular and/or pulmonary rehabilitation patients is preferred.
Job Type: Full-time
- 8 hour shift
- Day shift
- Monday to Friday
- cardiac rehabilitation: 1 year (Required)
- Bachelor’s (Required)
- BLS/ACLS (Required)
- United States (Required)