Ascension Health Exercise Physiologist in Indianapolis, Indiana

We Are Hiring

Exercise Physiologist - Executive Health - Full-Time, Day - Indianapolis-8333 Naab Rd - Indianapolis, IN

8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Monday to Friday. No weekends. 40 hours per week.

Why Join Ascension?

St. Vincent, part of Ascension, is a nonprofit, faith-based health system that is guided by our mission to provide compassionate, personalized care, especially for those who are vulnerable. St. Vincent is one of Indiana’s largest employers with 22 ministries serving 57 counties in central and southern Indiana. Our 134-year-old health system includes a wide range of services including cardiovascular care, women’s and children’s health, neurosciences, cancer care, orthopedics, bariatrics, primary care, emergency medicine, imaging, general surgery and long-term acute care.

What You Will Do

As an Exercise Physiologist with St. Vincent Health, you will have the opportunity to implement and supervises physical exercise programs for patients.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides patient testing and assessment before and after rehabilitation.

  • Plans and teaches exercise therapy for patients utilizing test data, patient status and current medication regimen. Monitors patient's response and revises plan accordingly.

  • Recognizes contraindications and abnormal patient responses to exercise. Responds appropriately to all situations including exercise cessation and referral to medical professionals.

  • Provides exercise information for patients, peers and the community which may include public speaking and education classes.

  • Ensures department equipment is properly maintained, calibrated and functioning correctly. Prepares develops and maintains various files, records, reports; schedules patient appointments as required.

  • Provides oversight to department activities in the absence of the manager.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • CertifiedBLS Providerobtained within6 Months (180 days)of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Certificationspecializing inSports Medicine.

  • Exercise Physiologistcredentialed from theAmerican College of Sports Medicine (ACSM).

Education:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required

  • Bachelors Degree in Exercise Physiology, Kinesiology or Exercise Science. Masters Degree preferred.

Work Experience:

  • Experience in developing Exercise Prescriptions and Wellness Programs.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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