RN - Cardiopulmonary Rehab-PRN
Designs, organizes, applies and conducts medically prescribed exercise programs directed at the physical reconditioning of patients who exhibit cardiac and pulmonary inefficiency. Designs, organizes, applies and conducts exercise programs directed at the continual well-being and improved exercise tolerance for geriatric clients and clients afflicted with a physical impairment which requires exercise in a controlled environment. Evaluates each patient, who is referred by a physician to the program, for monitored progressive exercise sessions. Documents and evaluates each session on the appropriate form.
Requirements: 1) graduate of an accredited nursing program with a current license to practice in the state of Montana; 2) national certification in exercise pertinent to exercise program and development preferred (American Counsel on Exercise, A.C.E., Aerobics and Fitness Association of America, A.F.A.A., Cooper Institute for Aerobic Research, I.A.R.). Certification pertinent to geriatric clients or clients who are physically impaired or exhibit pulmonary and cardiac inefficiency preferred; 3) has knowledge relative to age of patients served; 4) amiable personality and ability to make sound judgments and deal tactfully with and maintain an empathetic and understanding attitude toward patients; 5) basic life support (B.L.S.) certification; 6) ability to learn from others; 7) ability to hold in confidence all personal hospital and professional matters.
Salary is commensurate with up to 10 years of experience.
The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Position Type : Pool/PRN/Per Diem
Shift : Day
Hourly Wage: $23.69 - $28.31 per/hour
Ref Code: 2019-133