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Hand Therapist - Per Diem

Hand Therapist - Per Diem

Physical Therapy
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Employment Type 
Per Diem
Position Schedule 
Monday - Friday as needed

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Position Summary

Exciting Per Diem Opportunity for a Certified Hand Therapist. 


WESTMED Medical Group currently has a Per Diem Certified Hand Therapist position available at our outpatient orthopedic office in Purchase, New York.  This is an exciting opportunity for a CHT to build in the expansion of rehabilitative services to the patients of WESTMED Medical Group.  Our therapists work independently while enjoying the benefits of a multidisciplinary team.

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities

  • Review patient records for current diagnosis, past medical history, precautions, and contraindications
  • Perform patient evaluation including all pertinent tests and measures
  • Develop a plan of care for each therapy patient
  • Provide skilled therapy services / interventions
  • Document patient treatment in the electronic documentation and billing system


Required Qualifications

  • Proof of certification as a CHT
  • Graduated from an accredited school.
  • Current New York State licensure as a Physical or Occupational Therapist
  • Current CPR certification
  • Outpatient experience preferred
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

Company Overview

Westmed Medical Group is considered the model for the future of healthcare. With over 350 physicians and over 900 staff, we are a high growth, financially thriving, multi-specialty group medical practice providing superior healthcare to patients and health information to the community. Our main office locations are located within Westchester County, New York and lower Fairfield County, Connecticut. Our offices provide full-service care, including primary and specialty care, radiology, lab services, and urgent care.  The foundation for service excellence at Westmed Medical Group starts with the patient experience and focusing on the complete total care of our patients. Westmed is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Level 3 Medical Home, the highest achievable level. We are one of over 150 Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) nationwide. 


Westmed strives to be a "provider of choice" and an "employer of choice".  Westmed Medical Group is proudly named by Great Place to Work and Fortune Magazine as one of the country’s top 30 “Best Workplaces in Health Care.” The distinction was earned for being an organization dedicated to the well-being of our patients, physicians and employees.  


Here at Westmed, we look for individuals who are interested in and seek a challenging, growth-oriented, dynamic and friendly environment. Individuals with a strong work ethic along with a caring personality are who we find to be most successful here, fitting into our not so basic mantra of simply being “Smart" & “Nice". Our organization is constantly looking to bring on like-minded people who have a genuine interest in helping people and possess an intellectual curiosity to try and do things better and more efficiently. We strive to bring out the best in all of our team members and provide individuals with the support they need to achieve their career aspirations while providing the best quality care to our patients.


We provide a modern office environment, state-of-the-art equipment and technology as well as competitive benefits and salary. Our benefits include medical, dental, free copays for employees who see Westmed physicians, discounted vision glasses, life insurance, AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401k and profit sharing, flexible spending plans, and more.


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