Summary Description: The Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine seeks to recruit a Physical Therapist. Job Description and Responsibilities: Clinical ? Reports to the Department Chair ? Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills ? Maintain patient case load ? Formulate complete problem-based treatment programs ? Maintain complete, thorough and accurate daily notes for each visit including cancellations and no-shows ? Monitor patient visits and updated prescriptions for authorization compliance ? Produce evaluation, follow-up and discharge letters to the referring physician in a timely fashion ? Update and progress treatment programs regularly as appropriate ? Supervise patients at all times ? Oversee the aide who is working with your patient ? Manage patient schedule ? Complete at least 1 continuing education course per year and present in-service ? Maintain the highest levels of ethics and professionalism at all times ? Maintain open communication with all staff and physicians ? Perform other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications: Candidate must be certified Physical Therapist with NYS license
Preferred Qualifications: Minimum 1 year of clinical experience preferred.
As a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Council of Ivy Group Presidents (Ivy League), it is imperative that members of the Columbia University community, in all matters related to the intercollegiate athletics program, exhibit the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with regard to adherence to NCAA, Conference, University, and Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Columbia University is one of the world's most important centers of research and at the same time a distinctive and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. The University recognizes the importance of its location in New York City and seeks to link its research and teaching to the vast resources of a great metropolis. It... seeks to attract a diverse and international faculty and student body, to support research and teaching on global issues, and to create academic relationships with many countries and regions. It expects all areas of the university to advance knowledge and learning at the highest level and to convey the products of its efforts to the world.