Physical Therapist

Post #
7855
Company
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Department
Physical Therapy
Hours/Shift
Full-time; Days; Variable
Salary
Roswell Park offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties

Designs and implements treatment programs to maximize functional independence; evaluates the efficacy of the programs; evaluates and treats patients with cancer-related disabilities; provides instruction to patients and caretakers in preparation for therapy and discharge; documents interventions and communications with health professionals; participates in educational programs; supervises physical therapy clinical interns and physical therapy assistants as needed.

Qualifications

The applicant must have a License to practice as a physical therapist in the State of New York. The applicant must have a Doctorate degree from an approved physical therapy program; or a Master’s degree from an approved physical therapy program and the equivalent of one year of full time experience in physical therapy or a related field; or a Bachelor’s degree from an approved physical therapy program and the equivalent of three years of full-time experience in physical therapy or a related field. However, all candidates must have a license to practice as a physical therapist in the State of New York. The preferred candidate will have acute care experience, oncology care experience, will be proficient in the use of EMR and will have strong verbal/written communication skills.

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