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Physical Therapist (Per Diem)

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HOW WE CARE FOR YOU:


At Rochester Regional Health, we are dedicated to getting health care right. Our robust benefits and total rewards foster employee wellbeing, professional development and personal growth. We care for your career while caring for the community.

  • Paid Time Off & Holidays
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Benefits Effective Date of Hire
  • Tuition Assistance & Student Loan Forgiveness
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Same Day Pay through Daily Pay
  • Pension Plan
  • Retirement Plan
  • Employee Discounts

SUMMARY

The Physical Therapist plans, organizes, and implements specific treatment programs for individual patients according to the principles and practices of physical therapy.

Rochester Regional Health's Park Ridge Living Center has been serving elders in our community since 2010. As a testament to our commitment to excellence, Park Ridge Living Center, which houses Wegman Family Cottages, has achieved and maintained a five-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) since 2013.

STATUS: Per Diem

LOCATION: Park Ridge Living Center

DEPARTMENT: Physical Therapy

SCHEDULE: Monday through Friday; Days

ATTRIBUTES

  • Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy or Bachelor’s degree with prior experience as a licensed Physical Therapist required.

  • Current New York State license or a limited permit as a Registered Physical Therapist

  • Prior Physical Therapist experience preferred.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Patient Evaluation. Assess patient impairment and current condition to evaluate rehabilitation potential; report on patient progress, communicate effectively with physician and other team members; counsel patient and family according to degree of disability or impairment

  • Treatment & Planning. Develop physical therapy treatment project for each patient, including training in functional mobility, use of assistive devices, therapeutic exercise, balance and coordination retraining, massage, heat and cryotherapy; apply diagnostic and progressive functionality tests

EDUCATION:

  • DPT

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: M - Medium Work - Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects; Requires frequent walking, standing or squatting.

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS:

  • PT - Physical Therapist - New York State Education Department (NYSED)

PAY RANGE: $68,640.00 - $105,000.00

The listed base pay range is a good faith representation of current potential base pay for successful applicants. It may be modified in the future. Pay is determined by factors including experience, relevant qualifications, specialty, internal equity, location, and contracts.

Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
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