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Exercise Physiologist

Cardiac and Vascular Testing

 

Address   Franciscan Health
    8111 South Emerson Avenue
    Indianapolis, IN 46237

Hours  Days

Calendar  Part-Time Not Benefit eligible

Education Master's Preferred

WHAT WE NEED

Clinical Exercise Specialist 

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Diagnostic tests are important tools for physicians. They rely on the people who perform those tests to do so competently and accurately. Exercise diagnostic tests help patients improve strength, flexibility, cardiorespiratory function, and more. Our Exercise Physiologist prepares patients for these tests, helps them as needed, and develops reports for their physicians. It’s a hands-on, patient care position.

Are you good at giving clear instructions? Do you use your time wisely? Can you maintain a safe working environment? We have a position that needs your skills.  

WHAT YOU WILL DO
  • Conduct individualized program orientation for patient and family.
  • Complete patient assessment, forming and implementing a multidisciplinary plan of care.
  • Initiate discharge planning upon admission and coordinate movement towards these goals throughout the patient's program.
  • Develop and advance the patient's exercise program based on the physiological and electrocardiographic response to exercise.
  • Monitor the clinical status of patients in collaboration with the registered nurses.
  • Provide counseling and support to patients, family members, and significant others.
  • Provide health education and teaching for patient and family in accordance to their needs.
  • Work in conjunction with the patient's physician to implement and evaluate individualized patient care.
WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED
  • Utilize time productively.
  • Knowledge of EKG/Rhythm strip interpretation.
  • Utilize good communication skills.
  • Demonstrate flexibility in staffing and adaptability to changes in patient care practice.
  • Exercise safe judgement in decision making.
  • Identify and provide for age-specific patient needs.


WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

 

1-3 Years Experience

License(s):

Certification(s):

Travel: Never or Rarely

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.

Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.

Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.

CLINICAL PROFESSIONAL ​​​​


Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis