Physical Therapist

Location: Lake Placid, NY
Rehabilitation Specialist -
  • Monday - Friday (Daytime Schedule).
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package.
  • Competitive Compensation, based on prior experience.
  • Welcome to New Physical Therapy Graduates.
  • DIRECT HIRE Opportunity.
  • PERMANENT Position.
  • TRAVELER ACCEPTED (Full Housing Provided).
  • Location: Lake Placid, NY.
  • Work Setting: Skilled Nursing Facility.
  1. Our physical therapy team members play a vital role in ensuring the overall health and well-being of residents by delivering comprehensive and high-quality therapy services. A valid state-specific Physical Therapy license is required.


  • Initiate skilled physical therapy treatments as per physician’s orders; maintain necessary communication with physicians.

  • Keep written evaluations, progress notes, and discharge summaries for residents in the physical therapy program.

  • Collaborate with other healthcare staff to address unique needs of residents, aiming to enhance rehabilitation or maintenance of function.

  • Contribute to Resident Care Planning meetings and attend during periods when the Director of Physical Therapy is absent.

  • Maintain statistical records of residents’ treatments.

  • Assist with in-service training programs upon request.

  • Document and update residents' plans of care in the Interdisciplinary Kardex.

  • Submit requisitions for supplies required in resident treatment to the Director of Physical Therapy.

  • Assume all duties of the Director of Physical Therapy during absences, including oversight of Physical Therapy Aides and responsibility for all necessary documentation.


  • Graduation from an approved physical therapy school is mandatory.
  • Valid state license to practice physical therapy is required.
  • New Physical Therapy Graduates are encouraged to apply
  • Preferably, two years of experience in physical therapy.
  • Interest in physical therapy treatment programs for geriatric and subacute populations is essential.
  • Ability to provide guidance and direction to others is necessary.
* About the area: Lake Placid is a charming village located near a picturesque lake in the stunning Adirondack Mountains of New York State. It is renowned as a Winter Olympics venue and a popular destination for snow sports and various outdoor activities. The village also features Mirror Lake, which offers a scenic trail along its shoreline. Additionally, the Lake Placid Olympic Museum is a noteworthy attraction worth visiting.
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