Physical Therapist - North Creek, New York United States - 37701



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 37701
Title: Physical Therapist
Job Location: North Creek, New York - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $75,000.00 - $95,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


ABOUT THE AREA:

Your Destination for year round fun in the Adirondacks! North Creek is an Alpine Village with beautiful scenery and entertainment that will keep you jam-packed with a lot of action and special events such as tubing, cross country, downhill skiing, ice climbing, shopping, dining, hiking, biking and more. It has one of the top family friendly alpine skiing centers in the Northeast (Gore Mountain).
4 hours to Rochester, New York
4 hours to New York City
5 hours to Niagara Falls
3 hours to Watertown
4 hours to Kingston, Canada

JOB DESCRIPTION

Physical Therapist Opening!

Direct Hire
Full Time
Competitive Compensation
Excellent Full Benefits Package

North Creek, New York

Physical therapy staff members assist with ensuring the health and well-being of residents by providing comprehensive and quality therapy services. State specific Physical Therapy license is required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Initiates skilled physical therapy treatments in accordance with physicians orders; maintains required contact with physician.

Maintains written evaluations, progress notes and discharge summaries for residents in physical therapy program.

Confers with other health care staff regarding special needs of residents to enhance rehabilitation or maintenance of function.

Provides input for the Resident Care Planning meetings and attends during absences of the Director Physical Therapy.

Maintains statistical records of residents treatments.

Assists with in-service training programs upon request.

Records and updates residents plan of care in the Inter-disciplinary Kardex.

Submits requisition for supplies needed in the treatment of residents to Director Physical Therapy.

Assumes all duties of the Director Physical Therapy during absences including supervision of Physical Therapy Aides and responsibility for all necessary documentation.

REQUIREMENTS:

Graduation from an approved school of physical therapy required.
State license to practice physical therapy required.

New Grads welcome.
Two years experience in physical therapy preferred.
Interest in physical therapy treatment programs for the geriatric and subacute populations necessary.
Ability to direct others necessary.

QUALIFICATIONS

Graduation from an approved school of physical therapy required.
State license to practice physical therapy required.

Education:
University - Master's Degree

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