PIH Health is a nonprofit, regional healthcare network that serves
approximately 3 million residents in the Los Angeles County, Orange County and
San Gabriel Valley region. The fully integrated network is comprised of PIH
Health Hospital - Whittier, PIH Health Hospital - Downey and PIH Health Good
Samaritan Hospital, 27 outpatient medical locations, a multispecialty medical
(physician) group, home healthcare services and hospice care, as well as
heart, cancer, women’s health, urgent care and emergency services.
The organization is recognized by Watson Health as one of the nation’s Top
Hospitals, and College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME)
as one of the nation’s top hospital systems for best practices, cutting-edge
advancements, quality of care and healthcare technology. PIH Health is
certified as a Great Place to Work TM . For more information,
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The Exercise Physiologist provides assessment, orientation, education,
treatment, and care for adult and geriatric patients in phase I through phase
IV of Cardiac Rehab. Program. The Exercise Physiologist assumes responsibility
and accountability for assisting the patients in achieving their optimal
functional capacity through exercise, education, and risk factor modification.
Knowledge of and ability to accurately assess vital signs and cardiac
- Knowledge of common cardiac medications
Thorough knowledge of coronary anatomy and physiology, risk factors for
coronary artery disease and signs and symptoms of cardiac distress.
- Understanding of the various Cardiac Rehab. diagnoses
At least six months of internship or experience in a Cardiac Rehab Program
Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Physiology, or Exercise science required.
Masters degree preferred.
- BCLS and ACLS
- LA City Fire Card within 6 months of employment
Beyond the benefits that come with working for the area's leading community
healthcare provider – one that also recognizes the need to ensure patient
safety and comfort – you'll enjoy an extremely competitive compensation and
benefits package. We are an equal opportunity employer and seek diversity in
our workforce. EOE M/F/D/V
About the employer
PIH Health is the Communities’ Health and Wellness Partner Our network of highly
trained and compassionate physicians, nurses, clinicians, staff and volunteers
work tirelessly and collaboratively every day to maintain and enhance the health
and wellbeing of every member of our service areas. And when needed, we are here
to coordinate care, manage chronic disease, and treat health conditions for the
best possible outcomes. We’re a nonprofit, regional healthcare network with
three hospitals, numerous outpatient medical offices, a multispecialty medical
(physician) group, home healthcare services and hospice care, as well as heart,
cancer, digestive health, orthopedics, women’s health, urgent care and emergency
services. Our leadership is dedicated to putting patients first—a cornerstone of
our mission, vision and values—as we deliver top-quality healthcare. We serve
more than 3.7 million residents in the Los Angeles County, Orange County and San
Gabriel Valley region. Why PIH Health? Our culture is built around our core
values, which are the guiding principles for everything we do. For over 60
years, PIH Health has maintained a sense of community and a family-like culture
where patients are the top priority, and employees and volunteers are proud to
be affiliated with such an outstanding organization. PIH Health Hospital -
Whittier Our Whittier campus delivers outstanding and compassionate care to
patients, every day. Among other awards, PIH Health Hospital - Whittier has been
named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals® for the third consecutive year by
Truven Health Analytics. PIH Health Hospital in Whittier, CA is located 30
minutes east of Los Angeles, close to the Los Angeles and Orange County border.
There are many great communities in which to live that surround the hospital.
This means easy access to work, great dining, shopping, entertainment and
spectacular beaches. Whatever your passion, you’ll find the right place for it
here. PIH Health Hospital - Downey is a nonprofit hospital with a rich, nearly
100-year history of meeting the healthcare needs of its community. The Downey
campus is part of the PIH Health comprehensive health network consisting of two
hospitals, 18 medical office locations and a host of specialty services.
According to US News & World Report, the hospital scores highly in patient
safety and orthopedics. With 955 employees, the hospital is the 5th largest
employer in the city of Downey.