HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Cardiac Rehab Exercise Specialist in San Jose, California

About *Good Samaritan Hospital*

Good Samaritan Hospital is a 474 bed acute care hospital in the heart of Silicon Valley, with two locations, the main campus in San Jose, California and the Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos, California. Recognized nationally for quality and safety, it has an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group and has been voted a “Family Favorite” hospital for more than ten years. It is one of only ten hospitals nationwide to be awarded the Outstanding Achievement Award from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer four consecutive times. Good Samaritan is a leader in neurosciences, high-risk obstetrics, advanced cardiology and innovative surgery techniques, and is a Joint Commission-certified Comprehensive Stroke Center and an accredited Chest Pain Center.

_ _ _Schedule:_ Part-Time, 0.6, (24 hours per week) _Shift:_Days, no weekends

The Cardiac Rehabilitation Exercise Specialist provides professional care in the outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation Program to Phase II Cardiac Rehabilitation patients in accordance with physician orders and the multi-disciplinary plan of care. He/she uses evidence based practice of exercise, including but not limited to assessment, planning, implementation and re-evaluation to deliver and document patient care.

SECTION II: QUALIFICATIONS Minimum job criteria including educational requirements, licensure, registration, certification and equivalencies, and work experience. All education and degrees must be from an accredited institution. _Education_: *B.S. / B.A. degree in Kinesiology or Exercise Physiology Required.
*Current Basic and Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider Certification.
Certification by AACVPR preferred by not required.
_Experience:_ *1 Year experience in Cardiac Rehabilitation.
Analytical skills necessary in order to handle non-routine, moderately complex administrative details. *Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions. Must effectively read, write and verbally communicate in the English language. *Computer literate with knowledge, experience to operate word processing and spreadsheets in order to generate reports.
*Ability to learn and operate Kronos, Meditech, Excel, Word and patient care management systems.
Superior communication and interpersonal skills to interact effectively and positively with people. *Ability to show understanding, patience, and tact when dealing with physicians, staff, and the public. *Ability to work independently, exercise judgment, follow instructions and maintain a high level of professional conduct.


Job: *Therapy & Rehabilitation

Title: Cardiac Rehab Exercise Specialist

Location: California-San Jose-Good Samaritan Hospital

Requisition ID: 03360-16722