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Assistant - Physical Therapy

Job Reference: JIH02626074
Date Posted: 10 November 2018
Employer: Ascension
Location: Binghamton, New York
Sector: Wider Healthcare Team
Contract Type: Full-Time
Closing Date: 08 December 2018

Job Description

We Are Hiring

Assistant - Physical Therapy - Rehab Administration - FT Days Weekdays with occasional weekend hours - Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp - Binghamton, NY

Why Join Ascension?

Lourdes Hospital, part of Ascension, has provided compassionate care to those in need since 1925. In Binghamton, N.Y., the main hospital campus includes a Hospice Program, an Ambulatory Surgery Center, and a Regional Cancer Center. Reaching beyond these boundaries, Lourdes has established a network of primary care physicians at convenient sites throughout the region. The Mission In Motion program, which provides primary care and cancer screening services through two mobile medical vans, makes healthcare accessible to rural populations.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp-N, you will have the opportunity to conduct medically prescribed physical therapy under the supervision of a physical therapist.

You will:

  • Provides physical therapy interventions under a plan of care written by a physical therapist.
  • Performs therapy interventions utilizing techniques and skills as appropriate for the patient population.
  • Documents treatment interventions given.
  • May coordinate activities of physical therapy aides, students and other support personnel.
  • Submits accurate charges.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Certified BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
    • Rehab Therapist specializing in Physical Therapy Asst credentialed from the New York Board of Physical Therapy obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education & Work Experience:

  • Associate Degree
  • Associate degree from accredited PTA program.
  • NYS licensed Physical Therapist Assistant for fulltime primarily outpatient position.
  • Ortho/ neuro experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement


Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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