Physical Therapist

08 Jul 2024

Salary$44.01 - $66.02 / hourOverviewPhysical Therapist Pay Rate Range : $44.01 - $66.02 / hour PLUS experience credit! Earn more with experience! Per Diem Pay: $65.00 / hour $25,000 sign on bonus NEW, Gas Allowance Benefit for Full and Part-time positions! Our Therapy department is now under NEW LEADERSHIP! Elderwood of Uihlein at Lake Placid is seeking a high quality, engaging Physical Therapist to be on the front lines, making the difference in the lives of our residents and their families. We are looking to fill our FULL TIME position. This position will be staffed specifically on our REHAB unit. Must have a State specific Physical Therapy License to apply Apply today! Elderwood of Uihlein at Lake Placid Benefits:

Newly, renovated building

Increased Tuition Assistance Program for Clinical Tracks

Employee referral program

Mentorship Program

Continuing education program with a benefit of up to $1,000! (based on tenure)

This position is located in Lake Placid, NY., home of the 1980 Winter Olympics!

Physical Therapist Position Overview:

Physical therapy staff members at Elderwood assist with ensuring the health and well-being of residents by providing comprehensive and quality physical therapy services.

Flexible schedule inclusive of weekdays, weekends and some holidays.

Per diem opportunities are not eligible for benefits

ResponsibilitiesPhysical Therapist Responsibilities:

Initiates skilled physical therapy treatments in accordance with physician’s 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 resident’s 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.

QualificationsPhysical Therapist Qualifications:

Graduation from an approved school of physical therapy required.

State license to practice physical therapy required.

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.

This position requires regular interaction with residents, coworkers, visitors, and/or supervisors. In order to ensure a safe work environment for residents, coworkers, visitors, and/or supervisors of the Company, and to permit unfettered communication between the employee and those residents, coworkers, visitors, and supervisors, this position requires that the employee be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language at an intermediate or more advanced level.

EOE StatementWE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.Need help finding the right job?We can recommend jobs specifically for you!Posted Date4 hours ago(7/8/2024 1:26 PM)Requisition ID2024-29859of Openings1Area of InterestTherapyCompanyElderwoodLocationElderwood of Uihlein at Lake PlacidPosition TypeRegular Full-TimeShiftWeekdays, Some Weekends including HolidaysSalary$44.01 - $66.02 / hour

  • ID: #52054507
  • State: New York Lakeplacid 12946 Lakeplacid USA
  • City: Lakeplacid
  • Salary: USD TBD TBD
  • Showed: 2024-07-08
  • Deadline: 2024-09-06
  • Category: Et cetera