MCMC

  • Exercise Specialist - Pulmonary Rehabilitation

    Job Locations US-OR-The Dalles
    ID
    2018-3657
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Clinical
    Type
    Regular Part-Time Core
    Shift
    0700-1900
    Department : Name
    PULMONARY
    Min
    USD $21.18/Hr.
    Max
    USD $25.95/Hr.
    Salary Grade
    30
  • Overview

    MCMC's Center for Mind and Body Medicine is seeking a qualified candidate to fill an Exercise Specialist position focusing on pulmonary rehabilitation.

    This is a Part-Time Core position and is eligible for a comprehensive benefits package.

     

    Responsibilities

    The Exercise Specialist is responsible for developing safe and effective conditioning programs for patients with musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, neurological or metabolic disorders participating in medically supervised programming.

    Qualifications

    Minimum Education, Training & Experience (includes licenses or certifications):

     

    Education

    • College certificate or associate’s degree in exercise science, health/wellness, fitness, recreation, or a related field required. Bachelor degree preferred.
    • Certification as an Exercise Specialist, Advanced Health and Fitness Specialist, and/or Post-Rehabilitation Specialist from a NCAA-accredited organization, such as ACE, ASM, NASM, NSCA, PTA etc. License as a PTA, COTA, or other licensed providers within rehabilitation may apply.
    • Current AED/CPR certification.

    Experience

    • One year’s experience in cardiopulmonary exercise or rehabilitation programs.

    Minimum Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

    • Ability to conduct orientation programs utilizing the different learning concepts.
    • Knowledgeable and competent in designing and implementing personalized exercise/fitness programs for users.
    • Perform CPR or lifesaving measures if needed.
    • Competent to perform, administer and interpret individual fitness assessments: cardiopulmonary status, conducting and interpreting ECG’s at rest and during exercise, sub VO2max, 1 RM, body fat measurements, strength and flexibility measurements.
    • Competent in identifying the patients need for further evaluation or treatment from a licensed medical professional.
    • Competent to maintain clients records in accordance with accepted program standards and requirements of regulatory bodies.
    • Knowledge of related anatomy, pathology and biometrics of common medical conditions and how they respond to exercise.
    • In-depth knowledge of fitness equipment on floor.

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