Provides physical therapy to VNSNY home care patients through comprehensive assessment.
Develops and implements a plan of care consistent with the Agencys goals and Rehabilitation department policies and procedures. Works under general supervision.
Licensure: New York State License and current registration in Physical Therapy required. Valid drivers license may be required, as determined by operational/regional needs.
Education: Masters Degree in Physical Therapy, Health Science, Exercise Science, or related field or entry level Doctorate Degree in Physical Therapy from a program approved by the New York State Department of Education required.
Experience: Minimum of one year physical therapy experience or successful completion of the probationary period as a VNSNY Rehab Intern preferred. Basic PC skills preferred. Bilingual skills may be required, as determined by operational needs.
The Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is one of the nation's largest not-for-profit home- and community-based health care organizations, serving the five boroughs of New York City, and Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties. For over 125 years, VNSNY has been committed to improving the health and well-being of people through high-quality, cost-effective health care in the home and community. We offer a wide range of services, programs, and health plans to meet the diverse needs of our patients, health plan members, and clients from before birth to the end of life. On any given day, VNSNY employees - including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, home health aides and other professionals - deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources to approximately 40,000 individuals in our care helping them to live the best lives possible in their homes and communities.