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

Staff Physical Therapist

****There is a $7,500 sign on bonus for full time Staff Physical Therapist****

Description:  The purpose of this job is to evaluate patients, develop care plans and administer or direct the administration of physical agents and procedures utilized in rehabilitative medicine as prescribed by a referring physician, taking into account the individual patient’s special physical or age-related needs.

  • Possess a Bachelors of Science Degree in Physical Therapy.
  • Prefer Masters of Science Degree in Physical Therapy.
  • Possess a New York State Physical Therapist License.  Possess CSCS (Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist) certification.
  • Possess no prior experience.  New graduate is acceptable, on the job training will be provided to new graduates for up to six (6) months.
  • Prefer prior experience in a rehabilitative medicine setting.

Status:  7:30am – 4:00pm (40 hours)

Registered Respiratory Therapist Cardiovascular/Pulmonary Rehab

Description:  The purpose of this job is to perform cardiopulmonary evaluations, respiratory therapy treatments, techniques and education of the patient and to perform and coordinate the Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehab Program taking into account the individual patient’s special physical or age related needs.

  • Associates in Applied Science degree in Respiratory Therapy or equivalent study meeting NBRC requirements for Registered Respiratory Therapy credential.
  • Prefer COPD educator, Asthma Educator, Cardiac Rehab Specialist, Exercise Physiologist and Glucose Monitoring Certification.
  • Current license from the New York State Education Department and certified by the National Board for Respiratory Care as a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT).
  • Possess one (1) year experience as a Respiratory Therapist in an acute care setting and Pulmonary Rehab.
  • Prefer two (2) to three (3) years experience as a Respiratory Therapist in an acute care setting and two (2) years Pulmonary Rehab.  American Heart Association ACLS certified.

Status:  7:00am – 3:30pm (40 hours)

From:  $30.75 to $39.97 per hour.  

Physical Therapist

Description:  To perform skilled therapy interventions for a geriatric and rehab population.

Requires:

  • HSD/GED
  • Bachelor’s degree in Physical Therapy
  • Prefer Master of Science Degree in Physical Therapy.
  • Possess York State Physical Therapist license.
  • Prefer one (1) year prior experience
  • Prefer prior Meditech scheduling experience

Status:   7:30am and 4:00pm (Casual) work 6-8 hours on Saturday or Sunday

From:  $32.56 to $48.85 per hour.  

Physical Therapist

Description:  To perform skilled therapy interventions for a geriatric and rehab population.

Requires:

  • HSD/GED
  • Bachelor’s degree in Physical Therapy
  • Prefer Master of Science Degree in Physical Therapy.
  • Possess York State Physical Therapist license.
  • Prefer one (1) year prior experience
  • Prefer prior Meditech scheduling experience

Status:    7:30am – 4:00pm (40 hours)