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Memorial Sloan Kettering is seeking to hire a licensed Physical Therapist (PT) to join our exceptional team. At MSK, we offer world class training within our rehabilitation service focusing on opportunities to develop innovative, therapeutic programs for each of our patients. Attention to detail, individualized care, and participation in a team approach is what MSK therapists provide with each interaction. Strong clinical skills and a dedication to the oncology population are required.
Job Duties Include but are not limited to:
Provides quality physical therapy services to adult patients utilizing evidenced-based therapeutic interventions in addition to creative and patient specific treatment techniques
Collaborates with multi-disciplinary team members, including the patient and their family, to ensure optimal patient care is achieved throughout the entire outpatient episode
Documents all clinical activities, completes forms, and maintains statistical records per department guidelines/format
Engages in projects and/or activities to advance professional development
New York State Licensure is required
Doctorate of Physical Therapy (tDPT or DPT) is preferred
Adult therapy experience in an inpatient setting is preferred
Experience with pediatric patients preferred
Please note that the schedule will include at least one weekend day/week.
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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Internal Number: 7795255
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.