Exercise Specialist

Posted on: April 6, 2017

Institution

Chatham Hospital

163 Medical Park Drive
Siler City, NC 27344

Description

CARDIAC REHABILITATION EXERCISE SPECIALIST(Job Number: OTH01JO2)
Description

The Exercise Specialist, in collaboration with the Medical Director, shall develop and implement an individualized exercise prescription based upon the patient’s clinical status, neuromuscular disorders, orthopedic problem and the exercise assessment. Educates the patients in correct technique for safe use of equipment, evaluates the patient’s response to exercise and reviews patient’s progress and documents recommendations for revisions to the current exercise prescription.

The position is full-time, 40 hours per week, Monday through Thursday with 2-3 Saturdays per year.
Qualifications

Must have current certification by the American College of Sports medicine as an Exercise Specialist. Master’s degree in Clinical Exercise Physiology preferred. Current BLS and ACLS certification. Prior experience in Cardiac Rehabilitation.
Employee Status Regular

Contact Person

Debbie Scotten
debbie.scotten@unchealthcare.unc.edu
(919) 799-4652