Mercy Medical Center Clinton Physical Therapist, Full Time - St. Peter's Hospital in St. Peter's Hospital - Albany, New York

Department:

3201_2540 Physical Therapy

Expected Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day Shift

Position Purpose:

Job Description Details:

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St. Peter’s Health Partners

Physical Therapist

Full Time

St. Peter’s Hospital , located in Albany, NY and a member of St. Peter’s Health Partners, is seeking a full time physical therapist to join its team of dedicated healthcare providers. This is an exciting opportunity to join a highly respected and nationally recognized hospital. Enjoy excellent colleagues, strong system support in a rewarding environment.

Our exceptional team of Physical Therapists evaluates patient therapy needs, plan treatment programs and perform therapy utilizing appropriate procedures, equipment and techniques within the scope of the profession. Problems are solved through research, resource utilization, and supervisory consult to select appropriate patient care interventions. Our physical therapists will work with other teammates in developing an integrated and comprehensive plan of care and to continually assess opportunities to improve patient outcomes. This position requires effective communication and interpersonal skills requiring tact, diplomacy, and flexibility when in contact with physicians, patients, families, other professionals, and hospital staff as well as excellent clinical skills in diverse treatment approaches

We are looking for a committed physical therapist with flexibility and exceptional clinical reasoning skills. The schedule will include weekend and holiday shifts. Prior acute care experience is preferred. New graduates encouraged to apply.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Graduate of an approved Physical Therapy program with a Bachelor of Science, Master’s degree or Clinical Doctorate of physical therapy degree.

  • Current NYS PT license and registration

St. Peter’s Health Partners offers a comprehensive salary and compensation package that includes:

  • Competitive salary

  • Excellent benefits including health/vision/dental insurances

  • Paid leave

  • 403b with a company match

  • Onsite free parking

About Us

St. Peter’s Hospital, an affiliate of St. Peter’s Health Partners at http://www.sphp.com/ , is the largest Catholic acute care community hospital in northeastern New York state. The hospital, founded in 1869 by the Religious Sisters of Mercy, is a voluntary, not-for-profit community tertiary hospital with 482 beds, more than 900 staff physicians, and nearly 6,000 employees. U.S. News & World Report has awarded St. Peter’s Hospital at http://www.sphcs.org/ the highest ranking in the Capital Region and one of the highest rankings in New York state for excellent quality of care. This marks the fifth consecutive year St. Peter’s Hospital was the highest ranked hospital in the Capital Region and Northeastern New York. St. Peter's Hospital has also been awarded the nation's highest honor for excellence in nursing-the Magnet Hospital designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for the third time. St. Peter’s Health Partners is a member of Trinity Health.

Please be aware for the safety and security of our colleagues and patients all new employees are required to undergo and pass all applicable state and federally mandated pre-employment screening requirements including:

  • Relevant Background Check/s

  • Drug Screen

  • PPD / Tuberculosis Test

  • Reference Check

Based on populations served, the English language has been selected as the designated language for work within St. Peter’s Health Partners. All employees are expected to communicate effectively in English to effectively address the needs of our patient population, promote efficiency within an emergency or other situations in which workers must speak a common language to promote safety or cooperative work assignments.

We thank you for your interest in St. Peter's Health Partners and look forward to hearing from you soon!

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Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation, serving diverse communities that include more than 30 million people across 22 states. Trinity Health includes 94 hospitals, as well as 109 continuing care locations that include PACE programs, senior living facilities, and home care and hospice services. Its continuing care programs provide nearly 2.5 million visits annually.

Based in Livonia, Mich., and with annual operating revenues of $17.6 billion and assets of $24.7 billion, the organization returns $1.1 billion to its communities annually in the form of charity care and other community benefit programs. Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.

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