Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Senior Physical Therapist, MSK Nassau in Uniondale, New York

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 28th 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 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time.Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description

Are you a Physical Therapist dedicated to treating oncology patients? Do you have adult therapy experience in an outpatient setting?

Memorial Sloan Kettering is seeking to hire alicensed Physical Therapist (PT)to join our team inUniondale, NYat our new MSK Nassau facility.

At MSK, we offer world-class training within our rehabilitation service focusing on opportunities to develop innovative, therapeutic programs for a diverse patient population. Our Rehabilitation Therapy team has the opportunity to help patients throughout all phases of treatment to regain their functional independence and improve quality of life. Patient-centered treatment, individualized care, and best practice is what MSK therapists provide with each interaction.

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 required.

  • Minimum of 3 years clinical practice as licensed PT strongly preferred

  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy (tDPT or DPT) preferred

  • Ability to complete orientation in NYC (Midtown Manhattan)

Hours vary between 7:30a-6:30p, M-F (subject to change)

Closing

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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Requisition ID2018-26090

CategoryAllied Health - Rehabilitation