Physical Therapist Assistant

Physical Therapist Assistant

Physical Therapist Assistant

DEPARTMENT:  Rehabilitative Medicine

The purpose of this job is to provide technical physical therapy services in accordance with patient care plans, department policies and procedures and within the scope of practice for Physical Therapy Assistants taking into account the individual patient’s special physical or age-related needs.

EDUCATION:  Possess Associate degree in Physical Therapy.  Employee is trained and prepared to care for the age-specific group served.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION:  Possess a New York State license as a Physical Therapy Assistant.

EXPERIENCE:  Possess no prior experience.

REQUISITION # 154    SHIFT: 7:30AM – 4:00PM           STATUS:  40 HOURS (full-time)

Salary Range: $21.34 – $25.88 / hour

Certified Nurse Assistant

****There is a $7,000 sign on bonus for full-time Certified Nurse Assistants and a $3,500 sign on bonus for part-time Certified Nurse Assistants****

Description: Performs various patient care activities and related services under the guidance of a Registered Professional Nurse and in accordance with Facility policies and objectives. Bathes and assists patients with personal hygiene. Takes and records patients temperature, pulse rate, respiration rate and blood pressure under the clinical guidance of a Registered Professional Nurse. Cleans, prepares and stores equipment trays and other supplies. Serves and collects patients’ food trays and provides between meal nourishments. Processes patients’ personal laundry.

Requires:

  • NYS Certification as a Certified Nurse Assistant (C.N.A.)

Status: Casual

$18.46 hour.  Experience differential after one year of service. 

Certified Nurse Assistant

****There is a $7,000 sign on bonus for full-time Certified Nurse Assistants and a $3,500 sign on bonus for part-time Certified Nurse Assistants****

Description: Performs various patient care activities and related services under the guidance of a Registered Professional Nurse and in accordance with Facility policies and objectives. Bathes and assists patients with personal hygiene. Takes and records patients temperature, pulse rate, respiration rate and blood pressure under the clinical guidance of a Registered Professional Nurse. Cleans, prepares and stores equipment trays and other supplies. Serves and collects patients’ food trays and provides between meal nourishments. Processes patients’ personal laundry.

Requires:

  • NYS Certification as a Certified Nurse Assistant (C.N.A.)

Status: Part-time

$18.46 hour.  Experience differential after one year of service. 

Endoscopy Assistant

Description:  Perform a variety of duties as a member of the Gastroenterology Practice and Endoscopy team to facilitate the patient’s plan of care. Work is performed under the guidance of a physician/licensed provider in accordance with established Gastroenterology and Endoscopy standards, established regulatory and accreditation requirements and the philosophy, goals and objectives of the Gastroenterology and Endoscopy Practice.  

Required:

  • High school education or equivalent. 
  • BLS certification.
  • Phlebotomy experience.
  • Two (2) years’ experience in a physician’s practice with full EMR and two (2) years of previous experience of an Endoscopy Suite or Ambulatory Surgery setting.  
  • Vital signs, lab tests, MEDENT and MEDITECH experience. 

Preferred:

  • Prefer Medical Assistant experience.
  • Bilingual (Spanish/English strongly preferred)

Status:  8:00am – 4:30pm (40 hours)

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Salary:
$18.25 – $20.38 per hour.

Nurse Assistant – Medical/Surgical

***There is a $5,000 sign on bonus for full time and a $2,500 sign on bonus for part time Nurse Assistant’s***

The Nurse Assistant provides basic nursing care to patients, transports patients within the hospital, and monitors a safe and clean environment in order to assist nursing and medical personnel in the routine care of patients and the organization of the nursing unit taking into account the individual patient’s age-specific needs.

Work is performed under the supervision of a Registered Professional Nurse in accordance with established hospital standards, nursing department structure, process and outcome standards, established regulatory and accreditation requirements, and the philosophy, goals, and objectives of the hospital and the assigned nursing department taking into account the individual patient’s special physical or age-related needs.

EDUCATION:   High school diploma or equivalent.  Employee is trained and prepared to care for the age-specific groups which include neonate, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/ REGISTRATION:  None at start.  Basic Life Support certification within six (6) months of hire, three (3) months for ECC and Float Pool positions.

EXPERIENCE:    None.

PREFERRED:     Nurse Assistant Certification or previous experience in a healthcare setting.

SHIFT: 10:45PM – 7:15AM                  STATUS: 40 HOURS

RATE:  $16.42/hour
– Experience differential after one (1) year of service. 

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