Physical TherapistFacility: Good Samaritan Hosp Med Ctr Location: West Islip, NY Department: Physical Therapy Category: Allied Health / Clinical Professional Schedule: Full Time, with Weekend and Holiday rotation Shift: Day shift Hours: varied ReqNum: 6020442
Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center is a 537- bed (including 100 nursing home beds) teaching hospital and a member of Catholic Health Services of Long Island. With almost 900 physicians on staff, and a level II Trauma Center, we care for well over 100,000 patients annually across the south shore of Long Island. Our reputation for excellence is built on great choices and empowered leadership, and fosters a team that's focused on evidence based practice, continual learning and exceptional quality of care.
The Physical Therapist is responsible for delivering direct care to patients and utilizing physical agents as prescribed by a referring physician.
Evaluates patient and creates treatment plan.
Employee is able to provide verbal and written educational material to patients when appropriate
Recognizes the need for involvement of other disciplines
Creates a recommended discharge plan
Performs and records daily clinical notes
Participates in performance improvement initiatives
Completes department mandatory in-service/training/competency within specified time frame
Participates in education of staff and students within the medical center
Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Therapy
Licensed and registered in the State of New York. CPR Certification required. Must know and utilize theory of Physical Medicine and be familiar with hospital policy, functions and procedures
BLS or CPR/AED training
At Catholic Health Services of Long Island your well-being comes first, with comprehensive compensation and benefits; our offerings go beyond the basics. In addition to multiple medical plans, life insurance, generous paid time off and flexible spending accounts, we also offer substantial tuition reimbursement, an employer funded pension plan and several savings plan options for your future.