Exercise Phys Sr more...
Location:Richmond (Vcu/mcv East), VA
Company:VCU Health
First posted:August 30, 2017

Exercise Phys Sr

Req. #: 46906

Department: Noninvasive Cardiology-NG

Location: 1300 E. Marshall Street, Richmond, VA 23219

Schedule: Full time

Shift: 1: Days


Job Details: - Bachelors degree is required

VCU Health System's Noninvasive Cardiology - North Ground is seeking a Full Time - Exercise Physiologist Sr . This person Assists in administration of cardiopulmonary exercise assessment in order to assess functional capacity of cardiovascular and pulmonary patients, develops exercise treatment plans in conjunction with the Physical Therapists, and supervises cardiopulmonary rehabilitation for this patient population to include cardiopulmonary transplant and general cardiac patient populations and other patient populations requiring monitored exercise progression programs.


Formulates and carries out rehabilitation prescription; knowledge base of appropriate indications to refer patient to physician or nurse; knowledge to adjust exercise parameters and indications to resume or terminate exercise based on clinical observations and established protocols.  

Employee will be a member of a self-directed team. The employee will be responsible to assist in problem solving within the team. Problems which cannot be resolved will be taken to the administrative manager for assistance in their resolution.



Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science, Exercise Physiology or related allied health field

5 years experience in cardiac rehabilitation environment

Current ACSM or ASEP Certified Exercise Specialist

Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)


Masters Degree in Exercise Physiology or related specialty

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.

HR Use Only: PTO

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