Compensation: Competitive salary in the range of $60,000 to $90,000
Benefits: Comprehensive Benefit and Retirement Programs
Employment Type: Direct Hire – New Graduates Welcome
Relocation: Relocation Assistance Provided
Work Setting: Skilled Nursing Facility
PERMANENT or TRAVELER ACCEPTED.
As a valued member of our physical therapy team, your role is dedicated to delivering high-quality services that enhance the health and well-being of our residents. You will skillfully administer physical therapy treatments in accordance with physician directives and maintain essential communication with physicians. The physical therapist is responsible for composing and maintaining evaluations, progress notes, and discharge summaries for residents participating in the physical therapy program. Collaborating with fellow healthcare professionals, you will help develop specialized plans to improve a resident's functional abilities or maintain their current level of functioning. Your active participation in Resident Care Planning meetings and attendance during the Director of Physical Therapy's absences are vital. Additionally, you will maintain meticulous statistical records of residents' treatments.
Who Will Be a Great Fit?
Why This Is a Great Opportunity:
Tupper Lake, New York, is a charming community surrounded by rolling hills, mountains, and breathtaking natural beauty. The town offers a taste of the Adirondacks with fresh air, endless snow-covered forests, and sparkling lakes. Nature is always within reach, whether you're strolling through town for fresh donuts or exploring miles of hiking trails amid the stunning fall foliage. Tupper Lake is home to the Tupper Lake Triad hiking challenge, which includes a fire tower peak and panoramic views of the Adirondacks year-round.
For those who love water adventures, there's paddling and fishing, and stargazing enthusiasts will appreciate the area's dark skies, perfect for observing the stars. The town boasts a variety of restaurants, and beer lovers will find delight in Raquette River Brewing. Downtown Tupper Lake offers a unique blend of local flavor and excellent shopping opportunities. This position provides an exceptional opportunity to work in a scenic location with a strong sense of community and outdoor adventure.