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Exercise Physiologist

Baptist Health
Montgomery

Job Description

Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org.

Under the direct supervision of the Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation RN and Respiratory therapist staff, the Exercise Physiologist is responsible for the patient and participant care and program process for the adult and geriatric client. Efforts are directed towards the hospital?s needs and continued development of the Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation services. Build strong referral basis, rapport with the physicians and awareness of the services in the community through delivery of quality services. In the area of specialties, deliver quality patient care, educate the hospital staff, assist physicians in patient treatment plans to ultimately lead to a strong hospital reputation for cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation care.

Exercise Physiologist duties must be performed in accordance with the Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and hospital policies and procedures. Responsibilities include patient assessment, assisting to design a physical conditioning program for each patient based on individual needs, provisions of patient and family education and counseling, maintaining patient records, conducting and monitoring physical conditioning sessions, and participation in Quality Improvement projects. Provide strength and conditioning exercise to the cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation population.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Physiology or Physical Activity and Health. Basic EKG experience preferred.
BLS; ACLS preferred.
Technical ability to learn aspects of the cardiopulmonary rehabilitation program.
Ability to prioritize workload to achieve maximum efficiency.
Ability to effectively communicate with people of various backgrounds throughout the organization.
Ability to provide a positive customer service experience to guest, visitors, and patients.
Knowledge of HIPAA standards and regulations.

Primary Location: Baptist Medical Center South

Work Locations: Baptist Medical Center South 2105 E South Blvd ZIP Code 36116 Montgomery

Job: EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGIST

Organization: Baptist Health

Schedule: Regular

Shift: Standard

Job Type: Per Diem

Day Job

Job Posting: 05/20/2018, 11:00:00 PM

Employment Type

Per Diem

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