EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGIST NE

  • Charleston, WV
  • Posted: July 1, 2019
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Summary

  • Basic Description
    • Provides exercise testing, exercise therapy and inpatient progressive ambulation and patient education.  Cardiac rehabilitation phases 1-4, pulmonary rehabilitation and event monitoring. 
  • Specialized Knowledge, Experience and Skills
    (Education, Experience and Skills required to fully perform the requirements of the position)
  • Proficient in ECG monitoring and interpretation.
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      Degree / Education
      • Masters Degree Clinical Exercise Physiology (cardiac rehabilitation emphasis required)
      • Level of Experience
      • 1 YEAR maximal functional capacity exercise testing; leading and supervising exercises with normal and cardiac patients.
    • Lic./Cert./Reg.
      • All licensure must be current/valid and from the state of West Virginia.
      • Basic Life Support - Must be certified within 30 days of hire.
    • Typing/Word Processing skills required for this position
    • Computer Skills required for this position
    • Other Required Areas of Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
      • Applies knowledge to new situations
      • Customer Service
      • Employee Relations
      • Judgment
      • Problem Solving
      • Teamwork
      • Verbal Communication
      • Written Communication
    • Acceptable SUBSTITUTIONS (if any)
    • Patient Group Knowledge (Only applies to positions with direct patient contact)
      • The employee must possess/obtain (by the end of the orientation period) and demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide developmentally appropriate assessment, treatment or care as defined by the department’s identified patient ages. Specifically the employee must be able to demonstrate competency in: 1) ability to obtain and interpret information in terms of patient needs; 2) knowledge of growth and development; and 3) understanding of the range of treatment needed by the patients.
        • Child
        • Adolescents
        • Adults
        • Geriatrics
    • Assigns work to or supervises others
    • Competency Statement
      • Must demonstrate competency through an initial orientation and ongoing competency validation to independently perform tasks and additional duties as specified in the job description and the unit/department specific competency checklist.
    • Minimum Requirement Comments
      • Must function as an effective team member and promote positive patient/family interaction.
      • Understand the psychological components of exercise
  • Physical Requirements
    (Essential physical requirements)
    • PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
      • Vision
      • Hearing
      • Hand Coordination
      • Arm Coordination
    • Activities Requiring Time
      • Sitting - 6 hr
      • Standing - 6 hr
      • Walking - 1 hr
    • Lifting
      • Up to 10 lbs - Frequent
      • 11 to 24 lbs - Frequent
    • Pushing
    • Reaching / Pulling
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Job Information

CAMC Memorial Hospital-10
Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
Full Time - Day Shift
Allied Health
Req #: 18686-15465