Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Part-Time Senior Physical Therapist (Commack) in Commack, New York
Part-Time Senior Physical Therapist (Commack)
Job Posting Number: 20446
Allied Health – Rehabilitation
March 13, 2018
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.
Memorial Sloan Kettering is looking to hire a part-time, licensed Physical Therapist (PT) to join our exceptional team at our Commack, NY. Adult Therapy experience in an outpatient setting is desired with lymphedema experience preferred . 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.
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 episodeDocument 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
New York State Licensure required.
Minimum of 3 years clinical practice as licensed PT strongly preferred
Doctorate of Physical Therapy (tDPT or DPT) is preferred
Experience in Oncology and Outpatient setting is preferred
Lymphedema experience preferred.
Ability to complete orientation in NYC (Midtown Manhattan)
Hours vary between 7:30a-8:00p, M-F (subject to change)
Approximately 18.75 hrs/week
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