A professional, who assesses, plans, implements, coordinates monitors and evaluates patient care exercise and activities. Collaborate with other clinical associates and healthcare disciplines to meet individual needs using appropriate resources to insure quality, safe, and cost effective care. Nurtures a working relationship with physicians, nursing staff and other disciplines involved in the care of the patient/family.
Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science, Exercise Physiology, Physical Education or other health related field.
Master's degree preferred
1+ year of Wellness exercise instruction or physical education experience preferred
BLS provider certification required
ACLS provider certification required
Current Clinical Exercise Physiologist licensure preferred. Certification through ACSM, AFAA, Cooper Institute, Preferred
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.