Exercise Physiologist Cardiology
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: February 15, 2020
Develops exercise prescription and oversees exercise progression in
patients with chronic diseases
Exp or Intern/Extern in Cardiac Rehab preferred.
Work Schedule: Full Time Flex
Monitor, assess, treat, and document patient tolerance of exercise
in accordance with policies and procedures.
Provides exercise prescription for patients utilizing assessment
data, patient status and current medication regimen; updates
prescriptions according to patient response.
Recognizes contraindications to exercise, abnormal patient
responses, and responds appropriately to all situations.
Provides exercise and disease management education for patients,
peers and the community.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive
judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be
able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate
* Basic Life Support
* Advanced Cardiac Life Support
* Other information:
Minimum Required Education: Bachelor's degree in Exercise
Physiology, Exercise Science or related field. Preferred: Master's
degree in Exercise Physiology, Exercise Science or related
Required Licensure/ Certification: Basic Life Support (BLS)
Healthcare Provider. Relevant certification as determined at
Minimum Experience: None required.
* BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red
Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card in-hand before
start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of
hire. All life support certification cards must be issued by either
the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for
the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional
Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will need to be
through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.)
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