Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Shift: Days Hours: 8 Hours
Responsible to the Coordinator of designated area of Cardiovascular Center for maintaining patient flow, design of exercise parameters and maintenance of overall safety of patient during exercise / testing sessions.
Penn State Health offers exceptional benefits including medical, dental, and vision beginning day one, competitive 401k retirement, and outstanding paid time off and personal programs to ensure our employees enjoy strong life/work balance!
M aster of Science Degree in Exercise Physiology and/or other Allied Health related degree required
ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification) required within six months of hire
CPR / BLS certificate for Health Care Providers required
A minimum of 6 months clinical cardiovascular experience or equivalent internship.
ACSM (American College of Sports Medicine) Exercise Specialist Certification desired
Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist (RCEP) or AACVPR (American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (CCRP) Certified Cardiac Rehab Professional desired
Able to sit/stand frequently; walk occasionally.
Able to lift 0-10 lbs. constantly; 11-50 lbs. occasionally.
Able to carry 0-10 lbs. frequently; 11-50 lbs. occasionally.
Able to push 0-10 lbs. constantly; 11-20 lbs. frequently; 21-75 lbs. occasionally.
Able to pull 0-20 lbs. frequently; 21-35 lbs. occasionally.
Able to reach constantly.
Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping.
Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.
If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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Union: Non Bargained
Internal Number: 18740
About Penn State Health
At Penn State Hershey, our mission is to enhance the quality of life and serve our community through improved health, the education of health professionals, and the discovery of knowledge. For us, service excellence is not only for our patients but also our employees. It means valuing each and every employee.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.