Physical Therapist Per Diem - Vassar Brothers Medical Center
Company: Health Quest
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Nuvance Health is a family of award-winning nonprofit hospitals
and healthcare professionals in the Hudson Valley and western
Connecticut. Nuvance Health combines highly skilled physicians,
state-of-the-art facilities and technology, and compassionate
caregivers dedicated to providing quality care across a variety of
clinical areas, including Cardiovascular, Neurosciences, Oncology,
Orthopedics, and Primary Care.
Nuvance Health has a network of convenient hospital and
outpatient locations - Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital,
Norwalk Hospital and Sharon Hospital in Connecticut, and Northern
Dutchess Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center and Vassar Brothers
Medical Center in New York - plus multiple primary and specialty
care physician practices locations, including The Heart Center, a
leading provider of cardiology care, and two urgent care offices.
Non-acute care is offered through various affiliates, including the
Thompson House for rehabilitation and skilled nursing services, and
the Home Care organizations. For more information about Nuvance
Health, visit www.nuvancehealth.org.
We are seeking a Per Diem Physical Therapist at Vassar Brothers
Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, New York to join our dynamic and
experienced team of inpatient Physical Therapists in providing high
quality care to our surrounding community in a fast-paced acute
care environment. Patient populations include:
Cardiac/Cardiothoracic surgery, Orthopedic, Neuro, Oncology, Trauma
and general med-surg.
Primary responsibilities include:
- Evaluation, treatment and care planning for all patient
- Providing patient and caregiver education and training for
carryover at home
- Working collaboratively with an interdisciplinary team to
promote and plan safe discharge to home or alternate level of
- Participating in quality assurance and performance improvement
activities of the department.
- Collaborating with other Physical Medicine teammates to
streamline workflow and maximize daily caseload efficiencies.
Education and Certification Requirements:
- Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy program with a BS,
MS, or Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy
- NYS PT license
- Current BLS (CPR) certification required.
- Acute Care Experience is preferred
Vassar Brothers Medical Center is a 365-bed teaching hospital
and is also a Level II Trauma Center.
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