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Job Description: Physical Therapist Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service (PM&RS) The New York Campus of the VA New Harbor Healthcare System has immediate opportunities available in this state-of-the art facility. We are currently seeking Physical Therapists to join Physical Therapy Section of the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service (PM&RS) of the VA New York Harbor Health Care System with 1 year experience on acute care. The Physical Therapist provides evaluation and treatment that promotes the prevention, remediation, and rehabilitation of acute and chronic physical dysfunction based on functional goals formulated during the evaluation process.  The ideal candidate provides evaluation and treatment that promotes the prevention, remediation, and rehabilitation of acute and chronic physical dysfunction based on functional goals formulated during the evaluation process. Graduate from a degree program in physical therapy from an approved college or university approved by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE). The CAPTE is the only accreditation agency recognized by the United States Department of Education (USDE) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) to accredit entry-level physical therapy programs. NOTE: Effective, January 1, 2002, CAPTE changed its scope of accrediting activities of PT education programs to include only those programs that culminate in post-baccalaureate degrees.  We offer an attractive salary and benefits package. Candidates may also be eligible to participate in the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), which assists with the reduction of outstanding student loan(s). We offer an attractive salary and benefits package US CITIZENSHIP IS REQUIRED To apply please send resume to Nelly.Hernandez@va.gov  Attn: Nelly E Hernandez Human Resources Specialist VA New York Harbor HCS 800 Poly PL Brooklyn, NY 11209 (718) 836-6600 Fax: (718) 567-4070   The VA is an EOE M/F/V/H

Job Description: Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service (PM&RS) The New York Campus of the VA New Harbor Healthcare System has immediate opportunities available in this state-of-the art facility. We are currently seeking Certified Occupational Therapists Assistant to join Physical Therapy Section of the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service (PM&RS) of the VA New York Harbor Health Care System. The Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant will provide consultative management and treatment of acute and chronic pain including interventional spine procedurestherapy evaluation and treatments on individuals with a variety of disabilities including but not limited to; upper extremity orthopedic disorders, central and peripheral nervous system disorders, circulatory and pulmonary diseases, cognitive impairments and multisystem disease combinations.  Licensure: current, full, active, and unrestricted license to practice as an Occupational Therapy Assistant in a state, territory, or commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of Columbia.  Education. Successful completion of an associates' degree in occupational therapy from a college or university accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) Candidates may also be eligible to participate in the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), which assists with the reduction of outstanding student loan(s).   We offer an attractive salary and benefits package US CITIZENSHIP IS REQUIRED To apply please send resume to Nelly.Hernandez@va.gov  Attn: Nelly E Hernandez Human Resources Specialist VA New York Harbor HCS 800 Poly PL Brooklyn, NY 11209 (718) 836-6600 Fax: (718) 567-4070   The VA is an EOE M/F/V/H

Job Description: Job Details -  Part Time Description                                                                                                                                                                           Jewish Child & Family Services (JCFS) provides vital, individualized, results-driven, therapeutic and supportive services for thousands of children, adults and families of all backgrounds each year. The Integrated Pediatric Interventions (IPI) department works as a team with infants, toddlers, and young children with developmental disabilities and delays and their families to grow independence and help the children reach their greatest potential. The IPI team is seeking a Physical Therapist to work directly with clients in the child's home, their community, and/or at the JCFS/IPI clinic locations. The Physical Therapist will work in a fun, energetic, and team-oriented environment in partnership with Occupational, Developmental, and Speech Therapists to implement a whole child approach to treatment. Requirements:  Illinois Physical Therapist licensure Must possess -OR- be willing to obtain Early Intervention Credential in Physical Therapy Must possess a valid driver’s license, vehicle insurance, and access to a reliable vehicle to travel in the Chicago metropolitan area, as this position requires site visits to locations which may or may not be accessible by public transportation Preferred: Pediatric work experience including during fellowships and/or internship placements Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:  Uses data driven and evidence-based outcomes based on standardized assessments Applies continuing education experience and theory to current caseload Provides parent education, modeling, coaching as appropriate Performs record keeping functions and other administrative duties as required by the Agency Adheres to Illinois Early Intervention policies for client work as well as continuing education Delivers physical therapy services in individual and/or group settings to clients Performs the full range of clinical duties including: Gathering and analyzing data Formulating an understanding of the clients’ needs, including the family Providing appropriate services Developing treatment plans and implement the intervention(s) Benefits: JCFS offers an array of benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Wellness, Paid sick and vacation time, Agency holidays, Pension, 403(b), Flexible Spending Plans, and Life Insurance. Please visit us at http://www.jcfs.org   Jewish Child and Family Services (JCFS) is committed to serving the needs of the diverse Chicago metropolitan area.  Accredited by COA, Charter member of CWLA, Licensed by DCFS JCFS is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran. JCFS provides a reasonable accommodation to those who need assistance in completing this application       JCFS is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Description: Lend a Helping Hand…. or Two!   Physical Therapist TemPositions Health Care is looking for flexible Physical Therapist to work in the New York City Public School system with children in need of therapy services. This is a rewarding opportunity to make your own flexible schedule and assist in the progression of a student(s) lives. You can The PT will be responsible for the following duties. Delivery of PT services in designated school area Completion of daily service records Completion of student progress reports as requested by the school Completion of monthly service delivery report. DIVISION OVERVIEW  This job is presented to you by TemPositions Health Care, a division of the TemPositions Group of Companies, which provides supplemental staffing services to large governmental and non-profit healthcare organizations. We offer our employees outstanding opportunities in social service, educational, clinical and occupational settings. Nursing, direct care, social work, therapy and technical professionals and paraprofessionals enjoy exceptional compensation and benefits, and a wealth of opportunities to choose from. Our clients can count on highly qualified staff in all specialty areas. To learn more about employment opportunities or our offerings, visit our website at www.tempositionshealthcare.com. Job Snapshot Employment TypeFull-Time/Part-Time Job TypeHealth Care EducationGraduate Degree ExperienceAt least 2 year(s) Manages OthersNo IndustryHealthcare - Health Services Required Travel   Send Resumes to: tcallender@tempositions.com

Job Description: Occupational Therapist Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service (PM&RS) The New York Campus of the VA New Harbor Healthcare System has immediate opportunities available in this state-of-the art facility. We are currently seeking Occupational Therapists with 1 year of experience on acute care to join Physical Therapy Section of the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service (PM&RS) of the VA New York Harbor Health Care System. The Occupational Therapist Performs occupational therapy evaluation and treatments on individuals with a variety of disabilities including but not limited to; upper extremity orthopedic disorders, central and peripheral nervous system disorders, circulatory and pulmonary diseases, cognitive impairments and multisystem disease combinations.  Develops, implements, and communicates the occupational therapy intervention plan based on the evaluation, patient goals, current best evidence, and clinical reasoning.  Graduation from a degree program in occupational therapy approved by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) or predecessor organizations to include an internship (supervised fieldwork experience required by the educational institution). The ACOTE is the only accreditation agency recognized by the United States Department of Education (USDE) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). Degree programs may be verified by contacting the American Occupational Therapy Association website or at their office address: American Occupational Therapy Association, P.O, Box 31220, Bethesda, MD 20824-1220. NOTE: Effective January 1, 2005, ACOTE accredits only master or doctoral degree programs in occupational therapy.  We offer an attractive salary and benefits package. Candidates may also be eligible to participate in the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), which assists with the reduction of outstanding student loan(s).   We offer an attractive salary and benefits package US CITIZENSHIP IS REQUIRED To apply please send resume to Nelly.Hernandez@va.gov  Attn: Nelly E Hernandez Human Resources Specialist VA New York Harbor HCS 800 Poly PL Brooklyn, NY 11209 (718) 836-6600 Fax: (718) 567-4070   The VA is an EOE M/F/V/H

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Interested in acute care? You’re in the right field. Physical therapy is an integral part of treatment in acute care. Acute PTA jobs will have you providing short-term treatment for patients with severe injuries, illnesses and urgent medical conditions. And, you’ll help them with their surgery recovery. You’ll also want to be versed in topics like bed rest, deconditioning and hospital-acquired neuromuscular diseases. Patients will be moving in and out constantly, so you’ll be able to positively impact new people every day.

If your goal is to help patients bounce back as quickly as possible, get started today. Check out our acute physical therapist assistant jobs on the ADVANCE Healthcare Jobs website. Upload or create your resume so you can apply to one instantly. Visit our Career Resource Center for advice, blogs, webinars and more. Or, browse the latest healthcare news to stay updated on what’s happening in this dynamic industry.