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The Grand at Utica PT- Physical Therapist in Utica, New York

Full-Time- PHYSICAL THERAPIST

Utica, NY

Summary:

The PT examines Residents upon admission, and then develops/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.

Duties Include:

  • Evaluate a Resident’s condition and develop an appropriate physical 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 they will handle each situation.

  • Maintain Resident confidence and protect facility operations by keeping information confidential.

  • Supervise the activities of physical therapy assistants when required.

  • Maintains a safe and clean working environment.

  • Protects Residents and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.

  • Comply with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements.

  • Contribute to inter-disciplinary team efforts in resident care

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy Program

  • Current New York State PT License

  • Experience in skilled nursing/ long term care settings preferred

We offer the Following:

  • Competitive Compensation

  • Great Benefits Package

  • Professional Growth & Stability

  • Innovative Training Programs

  • And much more!

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