- PHYSICAL THERAPIST –
- Direct Hire
- New PT Program Grads Welcome.
- Competitive Compensation, based on experience.
- Benefits Package
- Professional Growth & Stability
- Innovative Training Programs
- Location: Queens, NY
- Summary:The Physical Therapist 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 Residents condition and develop an appropriate physical rehabilitation plan.
Help Residents to improve their mobility.
Relieve Residents 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
Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy Program
Current New York State PT License
Experience in skilled nursing/long term care, a plus
- Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy Program
- Current New York State PT License
Why is This a Great Opportunity:
- About the area: Queens NY can satisfy nearly every taste. Foodies covet the Greek cuisine of Astoria and the authentic Asian food in Flushing; others admire the inventive art at Socrates Sculpture Park and the stunning flora at the Queens Botanical Garden. In the boroughs southern extremes, the surf is always up at Rockaway Beach. For tennis lovers, this area has a lot to offer. With culture abound it’s no wonder all who come here love the Queens NY area.
Salary Type : Annual Salary
Salary Min : 65000
Salary Max : 90000
Currency Type : US Dollars