Senior Physical Therapist - *Langone Orthopedic Center*
Company: NYU Langone Health
Location: New York
Posted on: November 22, 2021
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Physical Therapist - **Langone Orthopedic Center** Tracking Code
1084641_RR00051900 Job Description NYU Langone Health is a
world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center,
known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education.
It comprises more than 200 locations throughout the New York area,
including five inpatient locations , a children's hospital , three
emergency rooms and a level 1 trauma center. Also part of NYU
Langone Health is the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center , a
National Cancer Institute designated comprehensive cancer center,
and NYU Grossman School of Medicine , which since 1841 has trained
thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the
course of medical history. For more information, go
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We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Sr Physical
In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for
evaluating physical therapy needs and implementing comprehensive,
medically prescribed physical treatment to assigned patients in a
supervises program of rehabilitation. Demonstrates a variety of
treatment approaches. Assists the clinical supervisor in organizing
unit activities. Assists with the implementation of clinical
teaching sessions to staff and students on an ongoing basis.Job
- Initial Assessment and Evaluation of Physical Therapy needs for
specifically assigned patient populations - Reviews medical chart
to ascertain important medical information and clarifies
referral/Treatment orders if necessary for unfamiliar diagnosis.
Selects appropriate assessment tools and methods in order to
accurately determine the patients status for developing optimal
treatment plan. Demonstrates effective clinical decision making and
implements changes/adaptations to the Treatment Plan when
- Implements Treatment Plans and Protocol according to current
professional and health system standards. Establishes achievable
and appropriate treatment goals with patient and family. Considers
a variety of validated treatment approaches and rationales for
achievement of patient goals. Selects appropriate technical
aids/assistive devices and correctly refers patients to other
clinical services to achieve stated program/team treatment goals.
Assesses educational needs of patient, families, and implements a
variety of methods for patient/family education and training during
- Completes all required documentation for patient care and
reimbursement. Completes and plans all required documentation in
medical chart as required by Department guidelines and JACHO/CARF
requirements. Accurately records all treatment given including
completion of the daily treatment record.
- Participates in Clinical Education of Fieldwork students and
other professional educational endeavors. Teaches and supervises
assigned students in the appropriate techniques, skills and
procedures. Demonstrates a genuine interest in assisting students
in enhancing their knowledge and skill levels. Encourages positive
learning experiences for Career Opportunity Students and other Non
- Demonstrates the ability to provide expected patient contact as
indicated by productivity reports and patient contact
- Assumes additional responsibilities in the organizational and
structural needs of assigned unit. Actively engages other
colleagues in clinical learning experiences. Is a mentor for
clinical skill and knowledge acquisition for staff members. Pursues
own area of interest and develops them into area of expertise.
Initiatives assisting in organizational and structural duties when
Supervisor is not available. Demonstrates situational leadership in
handling Unit Specific Issues or concerns.
- Demonstrates continued proficiency in skills required to treat
assigned patient population.
- Performs other duties as assigned.Minimum Qualifications:
To qualify you must have a Bachelor's Degree in Physical Therapy.
New York State Physical Therapy License or temporary permit. Good
communication and interpersonal skills. Minimum of two years
experience as a Physical Therapist..
Required Licenses: Phys Thrpst Temp Permit-NYS, Phys Thrpst
Master's Degree in Physical Therapy or related field.Qualified
candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels
of the organization.
NYU Langone Health provides its staff with far more than just a
place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of,
an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and
NYU Langone Health 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, sex, sexual
orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin,
age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or
parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any
other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an
employment decision. We require applications to be completed
If you wish to view NYU Langone Health's EEO policies, please click
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more information. To view the Pay Transparency Notice, please click
here . Company Location NYU Langone Hospitals Department Orthopedic
Ctr-PT/OT (H965) Position Type Full-Time/Regular Shift Mon, Tue,
Thu 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM; Wed & Fri 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Apply Share
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