Physical Therapist - Pawling, New York United States - 44393



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 44393
Title: Physical Therapist
Job Location: Pawling, New York - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $70,000.00 - $90,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


  • Competitive Compensation
  • $2000 Sign On Bonus Available
  • Great Benefits Package
  • Professional Growth & Stability
  • Innovative Training Programs

About the area: Pawling is a village in Dutchess County, New York. It is part of the Poughkeepsie–Newburgh–Middletown, NY Metropolitan Area as well as the larger New York–Newark–Bridgeport, NY-NJ-CT-PA. Pawling has incredible country vistas, unique homes, a quaint village and over 300 acres of parkland. The Great Swamp, Appalachian Trail and Nature Conservancy offer outdoor enthusiasts opportunities aplenty. Play nine holes at Dutcher Golf Course, the oldest municipality-owned golf course in America. Listen to great live music at Daryl’s House Restaurant & Live Music Club. Enjoy American cuisine and a wide selection of made-from-scratch baked goods from graduates of The Culinary Institute of America. Visit the John Kane House, where George Washington establish his headquarters for two months during the Revolutionary War.

JOB DESCRIPTION

PHYSICAL THERAPIST Opening:

Full-time, Permanent, Direct Hire

  • Competitive Compensation
  • $2000 Sign On Bonus Available
  • Great Benefits Package
  • Professional Growth & Stability
  • Innovative Training Programs

Location: Pawling, 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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