Kadlec Fitness Specialist - Cardio Pulmonary Rehab in Richland, Washington

Description:

Kadlec has an exciting opportunity for a Fitness Specialist to join our growing Cardio Pulmonary Rehab team located in Richland, Washington!

Shift Details: Per Diem.

Qualifications:

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a health related field from an accredited educational institution required.

  • One year healthcare, fitness or nutrition experience required.

  • Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Current American Heart Association ACLS preferred.

  • Athletic Training Certification preferred.

Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

As a Fitness Specialist you will assist with the coordination and participation of exercise wellness programs; Supports ongoing departmental activities; and performs related duties as assigned.

  • Assists in assessing patient's entry into the program by developing individual exercise programs based on medical history and six minute walk/mile test.

  • Promotes teamwork, with an emphasis on timely and understandable communication of patient care information to the patient and between care providers across the continuum of care.

  • Provides and documents direct patient care through assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of interventions as indicated to ensure optimal patient outcomes and reports changes to appropriate personnel.

  • Provides accurate and timely administration and documentation.

  • Collaborates with healthcare team and coordinates discharge planning.

  • Communicates accurately and effectively with patients, families, staff and physicians.

  • Promotes effective working relationships in a team atmosphere.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —

http://www.kadlec.org/careers/benefits-information

Our Mission

Provide safe compassionate care. We promise to answer the call of every person we serve; to know them, care for them and ease their way. We are committed to safety, compassion, respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence and collaboration.

About Us

Located in sunny Tri-Cities, Washington, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare to the region by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care. Kadlec is proud to be part of Planetree (Planetree.org) and continues to be recognized nationally as a “Best in Class Employer.” Kadlec does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Law. EOE. To learn more, click here: http://www.kadlec.org/careers/about-kadlec

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Administrative (Clinical)

Location: Washington-Richland

Req ID: 203944