YOU ARE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT A RESUME WITH YOUR APPLICATION!
All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:
Benefits from Day One
Paid Days Off from Day One
Debt-free Education* (Certifications and Degrees without out-of-pocket tuition expense)
* Nursing or BU specific benefits and perks
Our promise to you:
Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
Schedule: Part Time
Shift: Tue and Thu for 6-8 hours with the possibility of working other days to help with coverage
The community you’ll be caring for:
• Our mission is to provide an environment where students can develop spiritually, intellectually, socially, and physically while pursuing professional expertise integrated with Christian values
The role you’ll contribute:
Responsible for working with OT/PT/nursing, as applicable, to provide instruction and supervision for patients regarding their exercise program. Designs variety and provides individualized routines to reflect patient’s potential while considering physical limitations is an expectation. Staff offers support and guidance for risk factor modification and exercise therapy to the patient involved in the rehabilitative phases of their disease, consistent with the goals, policies and procedures of AdventHealth
The value you’ll bring to the team:
Functions efficiently and appropriately in assigned work area to ensure smooth operation of the unit and quality care. Supports and participates in marketing the outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation program, as applicable.
Coordinates exercise program including referral proceedings, orientations, scheduling, program planning and exercise supervision to achieve the goals of the department, physician and patient that is individualized to the patient. Consults with coordinator to safely adjust patients’ exercise routine to facilitate meeting patient goals. Provides education, psychological support and role model to patients to assist them in coping with the effects of illness and returning to active, healthy lifestyle.
Maintains a safe environment for the patients. Supervises patients. Accurate assessments (B/P, heart rate, SpO2 for cardiopulmonary units, and general condition) at rest and of participant’s response to exercise with appropriate response to any untoward responses.
Receives and gives report clearly to communicate patient care information, using method of the care area e.g. written and or verbal. Appropriately and legibly documents all communication with physician or other professionals involved with the patient’s therapy, e.g. dietician, counselor.
The expertise and experiences you'll need to succeed:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or related field
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
Experience and/or internship in a cardiac rehab or cardiopulmonary rehabilitation setting
(appropriate to unit of hire)
Experience in leading group exercise classes
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:
American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Certified Exercise Physiologist (EP-C) or
American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Certified Clinical Exercise Physiologist (CEP)
American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) Certified Cardiac Rehabilitation Professional Certification (CCRP)
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.