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Physical Therapist

65,000 – 85,000 yearly

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 9/27/22

Job Description

Job description:

  • PHYSICAL THERAPIST -Full-timePermanentDirect HireNew Grads WelcomeCompetitive CompensationGreat Benefits PackageProfessional Growth & StabilityInnovative Training ProgramsLocation: Poughkeepsie, 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
    QUALIFICATIONS:


    Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy Program
    Current New York State PT License
    Experience in skilled nursing/long term care, a plus.
Qualifications:
  • Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy ProgramCurrent New York State PT License
Why is This a Great Opportunity:

PermanentDirect HireNew Grads WelcomeCompetitive CompensationGreat Benefits PackageProfessional Growth & StabilityInnovative Training Programs

About the area:Poughkeepsie is a city in the state of New York. It is the county seat of Dutchess County. Poughkeepsie is in the Hudson River Valley region, midway between the core of the New York metropolitan area and the state capital of Albany. It is a short drive to many colleges and universities with beautiful recreational activities nearby.

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 65000

Salary Max : 85000

Currency Type : US Dollars



Company Details

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