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The Emerald Peek Rehabilitation & Nursing Center Physical Therapy Assistant Per Diem in Peekskill, New York

Physical Therapist Assistant

OUR MISSION is to foster and provide unprecedented levels of genuine care and customer service for our community’s Rehabilitation and Nursing needs, in a soothing, tranquil and state-of-the-art environment.The Paramount at Somers Rehabilitation and Nursing Center experience enlivens our guests’ physical and emotional strength through cutting-edge technology and highly trained healthcare professionals to get them back to their fullest potential of ReNEWal™.Our employees are the vital link; they are the core of excellence in the care and compassion we are committed to, striving to fulfill the expressed and unexpressed wishes and needs of our guests and their families daily. They are therefore our most precious resource.

Responsibilities Include:

The Physical Therapist Assistant is responsible for carrying out best practice treatments under the supervision of the Physical Therapist. The Physical Therapist Assistant will provide treatment by adhering to specific goals developed by the PT. As well, the PTA must provide feedback to the supervising physical therapist via documentation or in any other method required by facility policy.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Must have graduated from an accredited Physical Therapy Assistant college or university.

  • Must have a valid professional license and registration for state of NY

  • Provide comprehensive treatment to patients under supervision of Physical Therapist

  • Experience with long-term care and/or geriatric care is preferred but not limited to.

  • Well versed with documentation writing

  • Document patient’s progress on weekly progress note in a timely fashion.

  • Collaborates with all disciplines to provide best patient centered treatment and care.

  • Exceptional patient service skills and ability to demonstrate clinical excellence

  • Report to work on time, adhere to scheduled hours and demonstrate professionalism at all times.

  • Perform all other duties assigned by Director of Rehabilitation

  • Compliance with confidentiality, HIPPA and Federal Residents Rights.

  • Experience with Case Mix Index and PPS scheduling is preferred however not limited to.

Salary:

  • Based on Experience/Education

All positions are available.

The Emerald Peek Rehabilitation and Nursing Center is a CMS 4-star rated facility, proud of its personalized resident care and exceptional staff. With an average length of service over 8 years, our team has the experience and expertise that makes us second to none in the Hudson Valley.The Emerald Peek Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Peekskill, NY is looking for a Dietary Aide to join their team.

The Emerald Peek Rehabilitation and Nursing Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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