St. Peter's Health Partners

Physical Therapist Per Diem - St. Peter's Hospital

  • St. Peter's Health Partners
  • Albany, NY 12208
  • 8 days ago

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Job Description

Physical Therapist – St. Peter's Hospital

If you are looking for aper diemposition in Physical Therapy, this could be your opportunity.

Here at St. Peter's Health Partner's, we care for more people in more places.

Position Highlights:

Recognized leader: Magnet Hospital in the Capital Region

Quality of Life: Where career opportunities and quality of life converge

Advancement: Strong orientation program, generous tuition allowance and career development

Work/Life: Positions and shifts to accommodate all schedules

What you will do:

As a Physical Therapist, you are responsible for direct patient care.

Integrate elements of patient/client management, examination, evaluation, diagnosis, prognosis and interventions in a manner designed to maximize patient’s functional outcomes.

Document treatments and patient progress according to professional, department policies and procedures.

Functions as a part of the multidisciplinary team working with patients with a primary diagnosis of CVA, SCI, LE Amputation, Orthopedics, and Cardiopulmonary conditions.

Responsibilities:

Formulates comprehensive treatment program by evaluating patient’s past medical history, disease/condition, impairments, disability and functional/developmental status

Prioritize patient care needs

Accurately assess patient’s rehab needs through the continuum of care and provides appropriate disposition, equipment, education and treatment recommendations in a timely manner

Completes all documentation in accordance with professional, organizational, regulatory and facility's corporate compliance standards

All clinical and payer required documentation is concise, pertinent, legible and in accordance with organizational requirements

What you will need:

Graduate of an approved Physical Therapy program with a Bachelor of Science, Master’s degree or Clinical Doctorate of physical therapy degree.

Current NYS Physical Therapy license and registration

Must be able to communicate effectively, verbally and written

1 year of Physical Therapy preferred

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