Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) seeks a Senior Physical Therapist to join our growing outpatient team in Uniondale, New York ( MSK Nassau ). This facility offers the highest standards of comprehensive cancer care in an environment designed to meet the unique needs of cancer patients and their families.
MSK is seeking to hire a licensed Physical Therapist (PT) to join our exceptional team in a Senior Therapist role. Physical therapy experience in an adult outpatient setting is desired. Lymphedema certification and/or experience treating lymphedema preferred. At MSK, we offer world class training within our rehabilitation service focusing on opportunities to develop innovative, therapeutic programs for a diverse patient population. Our highly talented team assists patients throughout their continuum of care focusing on improved quality of life, overall function and independent management as needed. We are looking for an individual passionate about patient-centered treatment, teamwork, and best practice which results in an exceptional patient experience. Attention to detail, dedication to individualized care, and participation in a team approach is what MSK therapists provide with each interaction.
Provide highly skilled physical therapy including lymphedema services to adult patients in an oncology setting utilizing evidenced-based therapeutic interventions to maximize patient outcomes.
Collaborate with multi-disciplinary team members, including the patient and their family, to ensure the highest level of clinical services are provided and experienced throughout the entire episode of care.
Participate in mentorship, both as mentor and mentee, through various teaching and learning opportunities.
Engage in projects and activities that support and advance institutional and departmental mission and goals.
New York State Licensure as a Physical Therapist required.
Doctorate of Physical Therapy (tDPT or DPT) is preferred
Minimum of 3 years clinical practice as a licensed PT required.
Hours vary between 7:30a-7p, Monday-Friday (subject to change)
Please include a cover letter and resume for consideration.
Internal Number: 2019-35921
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.