Exercise Physiologist - PRN (As Needed) ***Minimum of 1 Year Experience is Preferred***
Location : Medical City Plano
Since opening our doors in 1975, Medical City Plano has provided Plano and Collin County with advanced health care. We've built our reputation on the exceptional compassion we offer all our patients, a legacy preserved from our simple beginnings as a small community hospital. Now, as a world-class medical facility offering the latest in technologies and a comprehensive range of health care services, Medical City Plano continues its growth to maintain its position as a leader in health care across the region.
Medical City Plano is a full-service, 493-bed acute care hospital with more than 1,600 employees and over 1,000 physicians on staff, representing over 70 specialties and subspecialties. The medical staff at Medical City Plano is a diverse group of experienced professionals. They are dedicated and committed to using new technologies and keeping up-to-date on recent advancements in health care. Every member of our staff - including nurses, radiologists, therapists, pharmacists, support staff, management and administration - is focused on the health and comfort of every patient who comes through our doors.
Exercise Physiologist Job Summary :
Responsible for providing comprehensive care and rehabilitation of cardiac patients under the supervision of a physician and/or the Director of Cardiology.
- Develops, implements & individualizes the delivery of care for the patient population
- Provides education for patients and families
- Provides exercise sessions for cardiac in & out patients
- Attendance and being on time, ready to work your scheduled hours is an essential job function.
Exercise Physiologist Job Requirements Include :
- BS in Exercise Physiology required.
- BLS required. ACSM certification preferred. ACLS preferred.
- 1 year in Cardiac Rehab preferred
Physical Demands :
LIGHT WORK: Lifting 20 lbs. maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 lbs. This position also requires that the incumbent, on some occasions, must be able to lift and/or carry items up to 25 pounds, push or pull items having a maximum weight of 50 pounds and be able to stoop, bend or kneel as necessary. During normal execution of the responsibilities of this job, the incumbent will sit approximately 30% of the time, stand 40% of the time and walk 30% of the time. This position will also require repetitive arm/hand movements and the incumbent must have visual acuity for near objects. Ability to lift, push and pull with assistance (mechanical or co-worker), the weight of the average patient specific to the department.
A little about us:
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