Physical Therapist - Per Diem - Batavia, New York United States - 44479



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 44479
Title: Physical Therapist - Per Diem
Job Location: Batavia, New York - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $65,000.00 - $85,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


  • Competitive Compensation
  • Great Benefits Package
  • Professional Growth & Stability
  • Innovative Training Programs

ABOUT THE AREA: Batavia NY is in a culture, art and nature surroundings area of New York state. This area has so much to offer with its nearby colleges and universities as well. Located on the Southern shore of Lake Ontario and sits at the center of the historic Erie Canal. Only a 90 minute drive to Niagara Falls, 1.5 hours to the Finger Lakes wine country and 6 hours to New York City. World class events such as the International Jazz Festival and the Highland Park Lilac Festival, PGA and LPGA championships, etc. attract nearly two million visitors each year. Batavia is location off the New York State Thruway between Buffalo & Rochester. This beautiful area abounds with state and local parks which offer summer and winter sports, camping, etc.

JOB DESCRIPTION

PHYSICAL THERAPIST Opening:

Per Diem, Permanent, Direct Hire

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Great Benefits Package
  • Professional Growth & Stability
  • Innovative Training Programs

Location: Batavia, NY

Summary:

The PT examines Residents upon admission, and then develops/administers therapy plans to manage their conditions, prevent further disabilities, and achieve long-term health benefits.

The primary focus is to promote movements, reduce pain, and prevent disability through exercise therapy, manual therapy and other techniques.

Duties Include:

  • Evaluate a Resident’s condition and develop an appropriate physical rehabilitation plan.
  • Help Residents to improve their mobility.
  • Relieve Resident’s pain using exercises, hands-on therapy, stretching, and physical therapy devices.
  • Teach Residents how to use physical therapy equipment.
  • Help Residents through their tasks and monitor their performance.
  • Tell Residents what they should anticipate in different stages of their recovery and how they will handle each situation.
  • Maintain Resident confidence and protect facility operations by keeping information confidential.
  • Supervise the activities of physical therapy assistants when required.
  • Maintains a safe and clean working environment.
  • Protects Residents and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.
  • Comply with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements.
  • Contribute to inter-disciplinary team efforts in resident care

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy Program
  • Current New York State PT License
  • Experience in skilled nursing/ long term care settings preferred

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy Program
  • Current New York State PT License

Education:
University - Master's Degree

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