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Exercise Physiologist, Cardiology Clinic, (Larkspur), Full Time, Days

Company: MarinHealth Medical Center
Location: Larkspur
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

About MARINHEALTH a UCSF Affiliate:MarinHealth Medical Network is a medical foundation representing the physicians, their care teams and office staff, who previously operated under Prima Medical Foundation or the Marin Healthcare District.With a network of clinics across many different medical specialties throughout Marin and Southern Sonoma County, MarinHealth Medical Network functions as an extended family of healthcare advocates who take pride in knowing that we aren't just making a living; we're making a positive impact on the health of our patients and their families. Come and join us in touching and transforming lives every day!External hires are subject to a background check and pre-employment medical screen.Qualified applicants with arrest records and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal, state and local laws.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability status and any other classifications protected by federal, state & local laws.COMPENSATION: We have an excellent benefits package, such as medical/vision/dental insurance, generous PTO and paid holiday, 401(k) with company match, and more!. GENERAL SUMMARY: The Exercise Physiologist primary role is to provide supervision and leadership for cardiovascular and muscular endurance training for patients with cardiovascular disease.This person may provide coverage in the stress testing department performing CPET, Treadmills and Bike Stress Test. QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor of Science degree in exercise science or related fieldExperience in exercise program planning, supervision, and risk factor modification counseling with cardiovascular rehabilitation patients.Exercise prescriptions, program planning and developmentCurrent AHA BLS certificateCurrent AHA ACLS certificateCertification with American College of Sports Medicine preferredMaster's degree in exercise science or related field preferredRESPONSIBILITIES:Leads exercise classes for the Phase II/Phase III Cardiac Rehab, Ornish programs; ensures safe use of exercise equipment and body mechanics and develops exercise prescription based on stress test results.Educates patients on cardiovascular disease risk factors.Monitors patient heart rhythms and in conjunction with RN, identifies abnormal telemetry rhythms.In conjunction with RN updates and maintains the Individualized Treatment Plan as well as provides progress reports to the referring physician(s).Monitors blood sugars pre and post exercise for patients with diabetes type 1 and type 2.Review patient medications, updates in electronic record, triages physical symptoms.Establishes home exercise program, and reinforces risk factor modification strategies.Assures cleanliness and proper functioning of all exercise equipmentAssists RN with emergencies as per protocolsParticipates in referral and enrollment process/department policy.Other duties and projects as assigned in Cardiac Rehab and Stress Test department.MarinHealth remains committed to the health and safety of our employees, patients, and the entire community. As such, MarinHealth requires employees to receive all required immunizations, including, MMR, flu (seasonal availability), and COVID-19 vaccinebooster, as a condition of employment and annually thereafter, as required.Any exemptions from these requirements may be granted for limited and specific situations.

Keywords: MarinHealth Medical Center, San Francisco , Exercise Physiologist, Cardiology Clinic, (Larkspur), Full Time, Days, Healthcare , Larkspur, California

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