Exercise Technician - Surgical IMC

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Job ID: 57545
Area of Interest: Nursing Support
Location: Baltimore, MD US
Hours of Work: 8-6
Job Facility: University of Maryland Medical Center
Employment Type: Not Indicated
Shift: DAY
What You Will Do:

I.                   General Summary

The Exercise Technician is responsible for providing and prioritizing therapeutic walks per physician order and secondarily providing patient education and activities of daily living (ADLs)’s when deemed competent.

 II.                Principal Responsibilities and Tasks

The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by personnel so classified.

  1. Providing and prioritizing therapeutic walks per early mobility program.
  2. Providing patient education and ADL’s when deemed competent
  3. Establish an open line of communication with staff regarding patient condition and performance
  4. In partnership with the clinical team, interprets and utilizes clinical data to provide an individualized daily mobility plan of care.
  5. Adheres to infection control standards
  6. Responds effectively in an emergency situation to address the patient’s immediate needs
  7. Manages a patient’s anticipated or current educational needs in order to meet the needs outlined in the plan of care
  8. Documents patient care following departmental policies and guidelines.


What You Need to Be Successful:

  1. 4 year / Bachelor’s Degree in related field (Required)
  2. BLS Certification (Required)
  3. Exercise Specialist Cert-ACSM (Preferred)

 


We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. 
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