• Posted on: May 10, 2024
  • Location: Herkimer, NY
  • Job ID: a9879e7d
  • Type: Full Time
  • Category: Healthcare
  • Posted on: May 10, 2024
  • Location: Herkimer, NY
  • Job ID: a9879e7d
  • Type: Full Time
  • Category: Healthcare

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Physical Therapist –

🌟 As a Physical Therapist, you’ll initiate skilled physical therapy treatments according to physician’s orders. Join this excellent PT team and make a significant difference in the lives of the residents.

  • Employment Type: Direct Hire, Permanent or Traveler accepted.
  • Schedule: Monday – Friday (Days)
  • Location: Herkimer, NY
  • Competitive Compensation, based on experience.
  • Excellent Benefits Package.
  • Setting: Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Experience: New PT Grads Welcome
  • Special Offer for Travelers: Travelers for 13-week contracts will be provided with free lodging accommodations, ensuring you have a comfortable and worry-free stay.

Facility Information:

  • Their skilled nursing facility is dedicated to providing residents with top-tier healthcare services and rehabilitation. Our mission is to enhance the health and well-being of our residents through comprehensive and quality therapy services. We are committed to maintaining a warm and inviting environment that fosters both healing and a sense of community.


  • Provide physical therapy treatments in accordance with physician’s orders.
  • Maintain written evaluations, progress notes, and discharge summaries for residents.
  • Collaborate with other healthcare staff to enhance residents’ rehabilitation or maintenance of function.
  • Participate in Resident Care Planning meetings and attend in the absence of the Director of Physical Therapy.
  • Maintain statistical records of residents’ treatments.
  • Assist with in-service training programs when requested.
  • Record and update residents’ plan of care in the Inter-disciplinary Kardex.
  • Submit requisitions for necessary supplies.
  • Assume the Director of Physical Therapy’s duties during absences, including supervising Physical Therapy Aides and handling necessary documentation.


  • Graduation from an approved school of physical therapy.
  • State license to practice physical therapy.
  • New PT Grads are welcome to apply.
  • Two years of experience in physical therapy preferred.
  • A genuine interest in creating and participating in physical therapy treatment programs for the geriatric and subacute populations.
  • Ability to lead and inspire others.
About the area:

🌟 Picture-Perfect Setting: It’s not just a workplace; it’s a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and anyone who craves fresh, crisp air.

🌟 Adventures Galore: Offers an array of outdoor adventures with hiking on miles of scenic trails. You’ll be rewarded with stunning views. Paddling and fishing for water enthusiasts.

🌟 Cultural Delights: When you’re not immersing yourself in the great outdoors, a charming downtown is brimming with local flavor. Savor fresh donuts, collect unique souvenirs, and indulge in the region’s culinary delights. 

  • Herkimer, NY, nestled in the heart of upstate New York, offers a blend of natural beauty, outdoor adventures, and historical charm. Renowned for its picturesque landscapes, including the stunning Herkimer Diamond Mines, where visitors can mine for quartz crystals, it’s a haven for outdoor enthusiasts. Explore the serene trails of Herkimer County, fish in its pristine streams, or camp under the starry skies. Delve into its rich history at places like the Herkimer Home State Historic Site, offering a glimpse into colonial America. With its small-town charm and abundant recreational opportunities, Herkimer beckons travelers seeking a unique blend of adventure and relaxation.

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