Maine Health Biddeford , ME 04005
Position Summary The Clinical Exercise Tech will assist the Exercise Physiologist in the prescription, implementation and supervision of exercise therapy in both cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation.
In addition to direct patient contact, the Clinical Exercise Tech will assist in the collection, reduction and reporting of outcome data under the direction of the staff member responsible for such tasks.
Additional responsibilities may include developing the home exercise programs for cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation, preventative maintenance of exercise equipment and participation in staff meetings.
The Clinical Exercise Tech will participate in patient education, in both cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation.
The Clinical Exercise Tech will also engage in community education outreach as requested.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs) B.S.
in Exercise Physiology or related field preferred.
Certification as a Health Fitness Instructor (ACSM) or Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (NSCA) or equivalent strongly recommended.
Cardiac or pulmonary rehabilitation preferred.
BLS certification required.
Excellent teaching and interpersonal skills.
Computer skills necessary with an emphasis on electronic medical record navigation