HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Cardiac Rehab Exercise Physiologist PRN in Ogden, Utah
Ogden Regional Medical Center is looking for an experienced clinical Exercise Physiologist to join their Cardiac Wellness Department on an as-needed basis!
Our northern Utah facility serves a large community with our variety of services including: a cancer treatment center, women's services, cardiology services, and an alcohol and chemical dependency treatment center as well as many others. We were listed in the Truven Health Analytics top 100 hospitals for 2013 and continue our path of excellence in healthcare. Ogden Regional is at the heart of the mountains with over six ski resorts within an hour's drive. There is also a great downtown area with restaurants and shops to satisfy all tastes. With a great university down the road and many schools within driving distance, this hospital is in a great central location to meet all your family's needs.
The Exercise Physiologist is a member of the multi-disciplinary Cardiac Wellness Center team to plan, deliver, and evaluate programs for Cardiac Rehabilitation, supervised exercise for special populations, nutrition counseling and weight management, and general health wellness. Plans, delivers, and evaluates exercise therapy and education in accordance with the physician's diagnosis and requirement of regulatory agencies and specifically adapted to patients of ages ranging from adolescents to geriatrics. Serves as an expert exercise therapy resource in the clinical setting, showing ability to adapt treatment plan for multiple cardiac, pulmonary, and metabolic diseases. With proper training and knowledge of other functions within the cardiology services, may perform other duties related to clinical diagnostic testing and/or operational tasks that manifest a teamwork environment.
Current BLS through American Heart Association; ACLS (within 6 months of hire)
ACSM Certified Exercise Specialist preferred
Candidate must be a graduate of a bachelor's degree program of Exercise Physiology or a closely related field
Coursework in Anatomy & Physiology, Exercise Physiology, Psychology, Pathophysiology, and Lifestyle Modification.
Education and experience in EKG interpretation.
Preferred 2 years experience working in a cardiac rehabilitation setting
Title: Cardiac Rehab Exercise Physiologist PRN
Location: Utah-Ogden-Ogden Regional Medical Center
Requisition ID: 06030-33356