Clinical Exercise Specialist

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Apr 24, 2018
Closes
May 31, 2018
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital is seeking a full time Clinical Exercise Specialist to join our Heart Arrhythmia Center team. This is a unique high level administrative position within the Device Clinic.

Position Highlights
  • Position works collaboratively with Device Specialists, EP Nurse Navigators, and the Arrhythmia Center Team Coordinator to help ensure patients with cardiac devices receive appropriate care and follow-up
  • Includes (but not limited to) supporting remote device monitoring
    • scanning for alerts
    • downloading transmissions
    • patient instruction
    • troubleshooting
    • maintaining communication with patients concerning their remote monitoring
  • Compiling patient history in preparation for inpatient and outpatient device checks
  • Scheduling patients and follow-up to missed appointments
  • Assisting and maintaining data accuracy and integrity

Facility Highlights

Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital, located in Charlottesville, Virginia, is a Magnet status, 176-bed facility featuring all patient friendly private rooms. Since its founding more than 100 years ago, Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital has constantly evolved to meet the diverse healthcare needs of the patients who trust us with their care. Today, our vision is as clear as it was to our founders. We will continue to set the standard for clinical quality and personalized healthcare services. Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital was recognized by Soliant Health as the 2012 Most Beautiful Hospital in America.

Sentara Benefits

Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We're setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For information about our employee benefits, please visit:
https://www.sentaracareers.com/employment-benefits/

Join our team! We are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development and growth!

Under the direction and guidance of a licensed clinician, provides quality exercise and health education for patients assuring a safe, pleasant, and professional atmosphere. Administers therapy treatments under the direct supervision of therapists/providers. Provides age appropriate education for Client/participants and caregivers.

Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree - EXERCISE SCIENCE OR
Bachelor's Level Degree - KINESIOLOGY OR
Bachelor's Level Degree - PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Experience
Required: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Preferred: Clinical - 1 year

License
Required: Basic Life Support

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required:

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology or Physical Education with a concentration in exercise science required.

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