Job Description

 

Physical Therapist
Richmond Center seeks a Physical Therapist to work Weekends Per-Diem for our 300-bed Skilled Nursing Facility in Staten Island, NYThe ideal candidate WILL have LTC/SNF experience.

 

?Summary:

  • The Physical Therapist evaluates Residents, develops and administers therapy plans to; manage their conditions, prevent further disabilities, and achieve long-term health benefits.
  • The primary focus is to promote movements, reduce pain, and prevent disability through exercise therapy, manual therapy and other techniques

 

PT Duties Include:

  • PT evaluates a Resident’s condition and develop an appropriate rehabilitation plan
  • Help Residents to improve their mobility
  • Relieve Resident’s pain using exercises, hands-on therapy, stretching, and physical therapy devices
  • Teach Residents how to use physical therapy equipment
  • Help Residents through their tasks and monitor their performance
  • Tell Residents what they should anticipate in different stages of their recovery and how to handle each situation
  • Maintain Resident confidence and protects facility operations by keeping information confidential
  • Supervise the activities of physical therapy assistants
  • Maintain safe and clean working environment
  • Comply with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements
  • Contribute to inter-disciplinary team effort

 

PT Requirements Include:

  • Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy Program
  • MUST Hold a valid NY state Physical Therapist License
  • Experience in long-term care / sub-acute/ SNF setting required

 

Richmond Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare is a 300-bed rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility located in the borough of Staten Island. Our size enables a warm, nurturing environment, which allows each resident to maintain his/her individuality. Our staff is committed to ensuring the highest quality of life for all our residents, by maintaining each resident’s dignity and independence. Richmond Center is a proud member of the Centers Health Care consortium.

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