Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Physical Therapist (Outpatient) - Sillerman Center & Breast and Imaging Center in New York, New York

Physical Therapist (Outpatient) – Sillerman Center & Breast and Imaging Center

Job Posting Number: 14488

Allied Health – All

New York,NY

June 29, 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 looking to hire a licensed Physical Therapists (PT) to join our exceptional outpatient team. Adult Therapy experience in an outpatient setting is desired. 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.

Responsibilities:

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

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

  • Document all clinical activities, and maintain statistical records per department guidelines

  • Provide mentorship to colleagues through various teaching opportunities such as co-treatments, special interest groups, multi-disciplinary patient rounds and in-services.

  • Engage in projects and activities to advance professional development

Qualifications:

  • New York State Licensure is required.

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

  • Lymphedema experience / certification strongly preferred

  • Minimum of 3 years clinical practice as licensed PT preferred

  • Experience in Oncology and Outpatient setting is preferred

Hours vary between 7:45a – 7:00p, M-F (subject to change)

Location rotates between the Sillerman Center (515 Madison Ave) and the Breast and Imaging Center (300 E 66th Street) in NYC.

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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