Job Title: Exercise Physiologist
This position is located in Lancaster, PA. Location: Heart and Vascular Rehab
Full-time, 1.0, 80 hours per two weeks working Monday through Friday 7:00 am to 5:00 pm no weekends or holidays or on call. Will rotate between Norlanco, Willo Lakes and the Suburban Outpatient Pavilion. Will manager cardiac and vascular patients in cardiac rehab.
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SUMMARY: Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine is currently seeking an Exercise Physiologist. The Exercise Physiologist Designs, directs, supervises, prescribes and adjusts the exercise program of clients. Provide a safe and appropriate exercise prescription. Maintain the exercise equipment in the facility.
Supervises and monitors exercise sessions to ensure safety, regular increases in load, and assess for signs of overworking/under working. Adjusts exercise regimen as needed to achieve exercise benefits and meet established goals.
Provides exercise instructions related to proper technique for warm-up, cool-down, stretching, strength training, and use of equipment.
Instructs individuals and/or groups in exercise principles, benefits and guidelines for exercise programs.
Performs personal wellness profiles and assist with goal setting for lifestyle change.
Develops individualized exercise programs in collaboration with primary physician as needed.
Calculates target heart rates and teaches individuals how to take their pulse. Maintains facilities and exercise equipment ensuring functionality and cleanliness. Oversees repair and maintenance scheduling.
Performs post percent-of-body-fat analysis and evaluates food diaries as needed.
Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Physiology, Exercise Science or Kinesiology.
Basic Life Support certification is required for this position.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support within 3 months of employment
Certification from American College of Sports Medicine(ACSM) or American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation(AACVPR) in 1 year
One Year experience working with healthcare/wellness or Masters Degree
Three (3) years experience working in Cardiac Rehab specialty.
Master's Degree in Exercise Physiology issued by an accredited university or college.
One year telemetry monitor skills
This position requires PA Child Abuse and FBI Fingerprinting Clearances.
This position requires a Professional License/Certification.
Benefits At A Glance:
100% Tuition Assistance at The Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
Shift, Weekend and On-Call Differentials
Health, Dental and Vision Coverage
Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
Retirement Savings Account with Company Matching
Child Care Subsidies
Onsite Gym and Fitness Classes