Baptist Memorial Health Care SPECIALIST-EXERCISE II in MEMPHIS, Tennessee

Leads, teaches, and manages others in the provision of exercise program planning, supervision and counseling for people with or at risk for cardiovascular disease. Counsels clients and develops fitness programs based on client needs. Assists with daily program operation. Performs other duties as assigned.

  • Experience Minimum Required: 2 years clinical experience and progressive operational experience in a fitness related position

  • Education Description: Skill in communicating clearly and effectively using standard English in written, oral and verbal format to achieve high productivity and efficiency. Skill to write legibly and record information accurately as necessary to perform job duties. Able to understand and prepare moderately complex written materials, such as client records. Ability to communicate verbally with other employees, physicians and other professionals.

  • Education Minimum Required: Specialized training and/or certification related to practice setting. Education Desired/Preferred: Completion of a BS degree in Exercise Physiology, Rehabilitation, or similar program. M.S. preferred

  • Training Minimum Required: Certification and/or experience or training equal to that required by ACSM Exercise Specialist.

  • Licensure Minimum: BLS

  • Licensure Preferred: ACLS

Lawson Position Code #: 20110001

Day Shift: Yes

Night Shift: No

Department Name: ME CARDIAC REHAB

External Company Name: Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation

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