Exercise Specialist

at MHM Support Services dba Mercy Healthcare System in Rogers, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

We're a Little Different

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.


At Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals - careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart. Join us and discover why Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its "Top 100 Places to Work."



Functions in a variety of roles in the inpatient and outpatient settings of the Wellness Department and assists with daily inpatient rounds, client interview processes, implementation of walk studies, lifestyle modification goal setting and measurement and client scheduling. Focus is on leadership of individual and group, patient and significant other education and exercise sessions. Additional responsibilities include assistance with community events, health fairs, public speaking requests, development /implementation of Wellness programming and daily implementation of the Mercy Health Plans MyChoice program.



Education: High School graduate


Experience: Possess 1 year experience in Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation or related field. Must be component in cardiac rhythm recognition, significance and Wellness Center intervention procedures.

Certifications: BLS, ACLS, AED training required Certification in allied health field a plus

Other: Ability to read and communicate effectively in English. Requires knowledge of disease processes and exercise guidelines for special populations. Ability to safely operate and train others on use of medical and exercise equipment, computer, phone system, fax and copier. Must be able to integrate a variety of disease specific and exercise guideline information with individual patient data.

Preferred Education: Prefer bachelor's or master's degree in Exercise Physiology, Sports Medicine, Kinesiology or related area. Willingness to become a certified ACSM Exercise Specialist.

Preferred Certifications: ACSM certification preferred.

Preferred Other: Additional languages preferred.

We Offer Great Benefits:


Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!

We're bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate care.


At Mercy, our supportive community will be behind you every step of your day, especially the tough ones. You will have opportunities to pioneer new models of care and transform the health care experience through advanced technology and innovative procedures. We're expanding to help our communities grow. Join us and be a part of it all.


What Makes You a Good Match for Mercy?


Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and unafraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care - that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we encourage you to apply.


Mercy has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.



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Job Posting: 3067610

Posted On: Sep 25, 2021

Updated On: Oct 16, 2021