Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Physical Therapist - Inpatient in New York, New York

Physical Therapist – Inpatient

Job Posting Number: 14888

Allied Health – All

New York,NY

July 14, 2017

Company Overview:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2017. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

Memorial Sloan Kettering is seeking to hire a licensed Physical Therapist (PT) to join our exceptional team. At MSK, we offer world class training within our rehabilitation service focusing on opportunities to develop innovative, therapeutic programs for each of our patients. Attention to detail, individualized care, and participation in a team approach is what MSK therapists provide with each interaction. Strong clinical skills and a dedication to the oncology population are required.

Job Duties Include but are not limited to:

  • Provides quality physical therapy services to adult patients utilizing evidenced-based therapeutic interventions in addition to creative and patient specific treatment techniques

  • Collaborates with multi-disciplinary team members, including the patient and their family, to ensure optimal patient care is achieved throughout the entire outpatient episode

  • Documents all clinical activities, completes forms, and maintains statistical records per department guidelines/format

  • Engages in projects and/or activities to advance professional development

Minimum Qualifications:

  • New York State Licensure is required

  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy (tDPT or DPT) is preferred

  • Adult therapy experience in an inpatient setting is preferred

  • Experience with pediatric patients preferred

Please note that the schedule will include at least one weekend day/week.

MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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