Major: Kinesiology and Health
Minor/option/emphasis: KIN-Exercise Science
Type of experience: Internship
Company/Organization: Lutheran Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehab
Company/Organization website: http://www.unitypoint.org
Title: Cardiac Rehab Intern
Destination: Lutheran Hospital
Advisor/Coordinator Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
I was responsible for...
- Knowledge of exercise equipment. - Knowledge of strength and stretching exercises. - Taking blood pressures. - General care for patient care. - Hooking patients up to heart monitors.
I will never forget...
Having the opportunity to watch open heart surgery.
Advice for others...
Consider going into nursing if you want to do cardiac rehab.