We are currently seeking a full time Occupational Therapist for McLeod Health, in Florence, SC! McLeod Health is a locally owned, not-for-profit health system in Florence, SC. McLeod Regional Medical Center, the flagship of a 5 satellite hospital system, is centrally located between the beach and the mountains. Our mission of medical excellence & quality of care has brought us recognition as one of the finest hospitals in the nation.
This candidate will be eligible for a sign on bonus or student loan repayment as well as relocation assistance. Must be Lymphedema certified or willing to be certified in manual lymph drainage. If interested, please contact Courtney Weaver at firstname.lastname@example.org or apply directly to www.mcleodhealth.org
(Posted October 31, 2014)
Position: Full Time Lymphedema PT or OT
Facility: Varicosity Vein Center is a private practice with Dr. Duane Randleman, Vascular Surgeon.
We have a beautiful practice in Birmingham, Alabama and rapidly expanding. Seeking a certified Lymphedema to start and grow this area of our clinic. We are referring out to local rehab and have so much business we want to bring in-house. Upper and Lower extremities.
Contact: Bridget Stevens at BStevens@theglobalteam.com or 205.266.7562
(Posted October 14, 2014)
New York, NY
Metrosportsmed is looking for a Physical Therapist with CLT certification.
Contact Kathy Henriques
(Posted September 16, 2014)
We are currently looking for an occupational therapist to join our company in one of our clinics in the Pan Handle of FL. We are looking for a Lymphedema certified therapist to add to the team due to our rapid growth.
Please contact Ray Smith – Director of Talent Acquisition and Development PT Solutions
678 403 3564
(Posted June 11, 2014)
New York, NY
Position: Part Time PT or PTA Certified in Lymphedema
Facility: Gold Standard Physical Therapy Gold Standard Physical Therapy is a private practice in midtown Manhattan, just blocks from Grand Central station.
Hours are flexible with competitive pay
Preferably require experience with orthopedics as well as Lymphedema. Majority of caseload is Lymphedema, therefore we will still consider you for the position without orthopedic experience. We believe in quality one on one care, and provide that through hour long individual treatment sessions. Our patients’ goals are our goals too. If you are motivated, caring and experienced we look forward to hearing from you. Our perfect fit is someone who can work independently to provide our patients with optimal care they will never forget. The patient population is both upper and lower extremity Lymphedema Our best contact is via email: email@example.com or via phone: (212) 481-4022. You may speak with either owner: Dr. Christine Yanazzo, PT or Dr. Sandi Davis, PT For more information on our clinic go to www.goldstandardpt.com
(Posted June 7, 2014)
We are seeking a part time 30 hour per week Lymphedema therapist for the Sansum Clinic in Santa Barbara, CA. Visit www.sansumclinic.org for more information on the clinic. This position will be working a the outpatient PT clinic in Santa Barbara. Flexible hours and schedule. Great work environment. Excellent salary plus generous benefits. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Ancillary Care Solutions
6900 E. Camelback Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
(Posted April 29, 2014)
Boca Raton, FL
Occupational Therapist needed. NEW GRADUATES WELCOME, No experience required but CDP certification a plus!
Lymphatx is a well established clinic – in business for 14 years. We are a team of Physical and Occupational Therapists (all certified lymphatic therapists) that sole focus is Lymphedema Therapy. We have a growing, dynamic practice with offices in Boca Raton Coral Springs and Boynton Beach, Florida. If you are a warm and friendly person that wants to make an impact on peoples lives – please contact us – you would fit right in! Lymphedema Therapist – Using Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT) which includes a manual technique and compression bandaging, compression garment fitting, and patient education for the maintenance phase.
This is a highly specialized field and we provide training with a trainer/mentor and then send you for certification.
Check us out at www.lymphatx.com
If you are interested please call Liz at 561-392-5131 or send your resume to email@example.com
(Posted November 21, 2013)
We are interested in finding a Lymphedema Therapist to do fittings and to help in the daily operations of the Lymphedema center.
Please contact Beth Agami at (firstname.lastname@example.org)
(Posted November 1, 2013)
Under the general supervision of the Rehab Director and according to established policies and procedures, interprets and implements plans of care for patients referred from physicians and dentists. Performs patient evaluations and modifications of care plans. May be assigned functional supervision of Licensed Physical Therapy Assistants and Physical Therapy Technicians. Work is of a confidential nature. Performs other work of the Department as required.
Baccalaureate degree in Physical Therapy Science
Current licensure as a Physical Therapist from the North Carolina Board of Physical Therapy Examiners.
The ability to understand, communicate and react effectively to the unique needs of pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.
CPR required and provided
Inpatient and outpatient physical therapy; lymphedema therapy.
Wilson Medical Center is a 296-bed licensed facility, we provide exceptional patient care to our friends and neighbors in a five-county area. Each day, members of our exceptional team put our values of Respect, Integrity, Great Teamwork, Honesty and Trust into action
We offer an environment that encourages professional development, generous shift differentials and excellent benefits, including educational assistance and a 5-star on-site daycare facility. Please apply online at http://www.wilmed.org. EOE
(Posted November 1, 2013)
West Long Branch, New Jersey
Job Title: Lymphedema Therapist
Profession: Physical Therapist or Physical Therapist Assistant
Employer: Wyatt Rehabilitation
Type: Full Time or Part Time (Flexible Hours)
Description: Wyatt Rehab is a private physical therapy practice specializing in the treatment of all types of lymphedema, venous edema, and lipedema. Founder, Tracey Podolsky, MPT, CLT-LANA has over 12 years of experience as a certified lymphedema therapist. The reputation of our staff and programs attract patients locally, out of town, and out of state. Wyatt Rehab administers Complete Decongestive Therapy in its purest form without any shortcomings. We offer patients premier treatment options including on-site shower facility, on-site garment measuring and fitting by treating lymphedema therapist, and lifelong follow up care.
If you are interested in the position available and are a lymphedema therapist (certified or interest in becoming certified), please visit our website to learn more about our programs and to apply for the position.
Contact: Tracey Podolsky
(Posted September 23, 2013)
Full-Time Position Available.
Position requires an Occupational or Physical Therapist who through advanced study, specializes in rehabilitating patients with Lymphedema. This therapist’s high degree of specialization requires continuing education and advanced certification (LANA). The right individual will organize and conduct medically prescribed Lymphedema Therapy under the direct referral of a physician. Helps to restore and promote optimal physical function, fitness, wellness, and quality of movement and daily living skills to those afflicted with Lymphedema so they can return to a productive lifestyle. The staff member must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age and conditions of the patients served. The staff member must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth development of the life span and possess the ability to assess the clinical aspect of the patient’s condition as well as data reflective of the patient’s status. They must interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient’s requirements relative to his/her age-specific needs and to provide the care needed as described.
This staff member must oversee technical and supportive staff to ensure continuity of care. This staff member must be LANA certified or must be registered to sit for the exam. LANA certification requirements: Possess a current and unrestrictedU.S.state license or registration or equivalent Canadian provincial or territorial license or registration as an OT, PT. Provide documented evidence of successful completion of 135 classroom hours of Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT) course work. Provide evidence of one year hands-on experience using Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT) in direct patient care following the completion of the CDT coursework. Position requires that the individual promotes a professional and welcoming atmosphere that enhances the quality of service and care standards offered to clients, patients, and family members.
Basic Education: Bachelor’s Degree, AZ State Licensure, Basic Experience of at least
1 year in MLD/CDT and direct patient care
Basic Field-of-Expertise: Bachelor’s Degree in OT or PT from an accredited university approved by the AOTA or APTA. Secondary LANA training and certification or eligibility to sit for LANA exam.
Lindsay Thomas, Director of the Oncology Service Line
(Posted July 31, 2013)
Sheltering Arms provides a patient-centered atmosphere inspiring patients to find The Power to Overcome. With a 122 year legacy, the newest technologies, and a dedicated team who are experts in their field, miracles happen within our doors every day. What inspires you?
At Sheltering Arms, outcome is a single word that defines what we do and reminds us of why we’re here. Our specialty is state-of-the-art physical rehabilitation. We are dedicated to providing quality healthcare to every member of our community, regardless of their ability to pay.
Sheltering Arms is looking for a Lymphedema-trained Physical Therapist to join the staff of the Cancer Institute at St. Francis Medical Center in the Richmond, Virginia area. This role will work with another therapist in a growing hospital outpatient practice. Lymphedema caseload includes upper and lower extremity, along with head and neck patients, in an oncology setting. Clinic hours are 8 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday. This is a full-time, 40 hours/week, day-shift position.
If you are a Physical Therapist, who has or is eligible for a Virginia license, and you have Lymphedema certification and two or more years of clinical experience, then we may have an exciting opportunity for you.
Apply at https://www.shelteringarms.com/sa/careers.aspx or contact Allyson Smith at email@example.com. No agencies please.
(Posted June 21, 2013)
Florida – several locations
We are currently seeking Lymphedema certified PT’s and OT’s for several of our facilities inFlorida; PRN/Flexible Schedules Available!!
Almost Family is a leading provider of home health nursing, rehabilitation and personal care services. Our Senior Advocacy Mission raises the bar with programs designed to achieve better outcomes for our patients. For over 30 years, we have developed a culture that fosters innovation, clinical excellence, and integrity:
As a Physical or Occupational Therapist you will:
· Provide a wide range of therapy services to patients in the home care setting.
· Focus primarily on patient assessment, quality care, monitoring of patient status, compliance and teaching of patients and caregivers, and discharge planning.
· Deliver care based on Standards of Practice for the particular state and must be in compliance with company policy and regulatory requirements.
· Must be a registered physical or occupational therapist in the state of Florida.
· Previous experience in the home care setting is desired.
· Must be Lymphedema certified.
· A minimum of one year experience as a physical or occupational therapist is required.
· Possess the ability to transfer, maneuver and lift incapacitated clients in the home setting.
We have current openings in HainesCity, Kissimmee Clearwater, Lakeland, Palatka, St. Augustine, Zephyrhills, Tampaand Brandon. Send resumes including location preference to BrittanyBrohm@AlmostFamily.com.
(Posted June 12, 2013)
San Antonio, TX (Medical Center)
Great facility seeking Lymphedema Certified Therapists in the San Antonio Medical Center area. Full-time employment with the opportunity to be hands-on in the development of the procedures and protocols. Previous lymphedema experience required. Competitive compensation and benefits in a brand new facility with Monday-Friday hours. Salary: DOE+benefits/ (Possible relocation assistance offered for candidates outside of San Antonio,Tx.)
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree with graduation from an accredited physical therapy or occupational therapy program.
Must hold a current license to practice physical therapy or occupational therapy in the State ofTexas.
MT must have current MT license with CDT or CLMD cert.
Previous 1 year of experience in Manual Lymph Draining (MLD) and Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT) preferred.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong organizational and analytical skills -Ability to manage multiple priorities, projects and display flexibility in a fast paced and changing work environment -Ability to assess patients’ conditions and exercise independent judgment
Please forward resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
(Posted April 11, 2013)
San Antonio, TX
Seeking a certified lymphedema therapist to join our growing team. If you are interested in joining a group of dynamic, cutting edge health care providers and have strong experience in lymphedema management, please contact us. The position will: 1. Provide lymphedema services to a diverse patient population 2. Promote the growth and development of our lymphedema program 3. Serve as a clinical point of contact among our referring providers.
This is a full-time position with excellent benefits inSan Antonio,TX. Please send resume to email@example.com
(Posted March 30, 2013)
ValleyCare Health System is looking for an Occupational Therapist – Lymphedema Certified to be a part of our team! This is a Full Time, Day Shift position.
ValleyCare is a center of clinical and service excellence and the genuine care, comfort and dignity of our patients and employees is our highest commitment. That’s the benefit of being an independent, not-for-profit community hospital and what distinguishes us from other organizations.
We offer competitive salaries and full benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, 403B, Pension Plan, Flexible Spending, and PTO.
To apply, please visit our website, www.valleycare.com
(Posted March 27, 2013)
San Antonio, TX
Lymphedema Certified -PT or OT needed by newly formed outpatient lymphedema clinic located in the San Antonio Medical Center. Full-time employment with the opportunity to be hands-on in the development of the procedures and protocols. Previous lymphedema experience required. Competitive compensation and benefits in a brand new facility with Monday-Friday hours. Qualifications: -Bachelor's or Master's Degree with graduation from an accredited physical therapy or occupational therapy program. -Must hold a current license to practice physical therapy or occupational therapy in the State of Texas. -Previous 1 year of experience in Manual Lymph Draining (MLD) and Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT) preferred. - Excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong organizational and analytical skills -Ability to manage multiple priorities, projects and display flexibility in a fast paced and changing work environment -Ability to assess patients' conditions and exercise independent judgment Reply to firstname.lastname@example.org (Posted March 23, 2013) Indianapolis, IN
The Miller Care Group’s Indy Lymphedema Program is looking to add you to our team. We are an aggressive multispecialty group providing unique services to the home health care industry. We have created a unique care delivery system including wound care, psych/behavioral health, nutrition and lymphedema. If you are a lymphedema therapist (certified or not yet), are currently licensed in Indiana and are looking for the chance to be a part of the newest paradigm in health care delivery, we want to meet you. A fantastic opportunity for an energetic go-getter who wants to be a part of an integrated health care team delivering the best care in the area.
Contact can be made via e-mail to email@example.com
(Posted March 15, 2013)
Carondelet Health Network isSouthern Arizona’s leading provider of health care services serving our community of 1.3 million residents. We are the area’s largest faith-based not-for-profit health care system and the region’s ninth largest employer with approximately 5,000 associates. Carondelet is currently recruiting for a Physical Therapist who is lymphedema certified. This position provides physical therapy services to patients to include assessment, treatment program plan and implementation. Bachelor’s degree from accredited school of physical therapy required. Doctorate preferred. Must possess current valid AZ State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners license. Related experience preferred. Excellent benefits package and sign-on bonus.
Join our team! Apply at carondelet.org or contact:
(Posted February 6, 2013)
Florida Hospital Orlando is seeking a skilled acute care Physical Therapist to join our team!
Florida Hospital Orlando, a 1,107-bed not-for-profit hospital serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America and is one of the busiest hospitals in the nation.
Therapists work seven days a week in the Lymphedema and Wound Care Program to provide therapy services to patients on all acute care units. Therapists on this team have the opportunity to provide treatment to patients with lymphedema and/or advanced wound therapy using state-of-the-art equipment, in all areas of the hospital based on patient and team needs. Trained or certified lymphedema therapists and woundcare therapists trained in sharps debridement preferred, but training can be provided.
Hospital is willing to train into Lymphedema. Sign-on Bonus and annual CEU compensation provided!
Contact: Molly Duckett
(Posted January 25, 2013)
Orange County, California (Southern California)
PTA/PT, who is also a CLT needed to help with patient load. This position is 4 hrs/day, Monday-Friday.
Salary is consistent with the regional scale.
Deborah Weinstein, MA, PT
(Posted January 22, 2013)
Physical Therapy owned private outpatient clinic seeking full time PT to join our staff! We specialize in providing compassionate, comprehensive physical therapy to women throughout the lifespan. Please visit our website at PTforWomen.com for more information about our clinic or fax your resume to Physical Therapy for Women, Inc at (910)-798-2319
(Posted December 3, 2012)
Job Title: Physical Therapist (Acute Care)
Employer:St. Vincent’s Medical Center Southside
Type: Full-Time – Day Shift
St. Vincent’s HealthCare is widely recognized for excellence in patient care and had received numerous accolades from Health Grades as well as US News and World Report.
Our two-hospital system (soon to be three hospitals with the opening of Clay County in October of 2013) is comprised of world-class institutes and programs including: * The Mary Virginia Terry Cancer Center * The Josephine H. Bryan Breast Health Center, including Jacksonville’s only Mobile Mammography Unit * The Gary and Nancy Chartrand Heart & Vascular Center * St. Vincent’s Spine & Brain Institute * St. Vincent’s Center for Orthopedic Excellence * The Atrial Fibrillation Institute * St. Catherine Laboure Manor * Growing bariatric and pulmonary disease programs
The Physical Therapist is responsible for the evaluation, planning, and implementation of treatment programs to gain from the patient the desired physical function for medically referred patients of all ages.
Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Therapy; Graduate of Accredited Physical Therapist Program; National Board Exam – pass; Florida State licensure; Current BLS required; will consider new graduate. Interest in lymphedema or certification in lymphedema preferred.
Sign-On Bonus and/or Loan Forgiveness programs available.
Dee L. Harmon, SPHR
Human Resources Generalist
(Posted November 12, 2012)
Memorial Hermann in Houston, Texas is currently looking for Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist, and Physical Therapy Assistant with CLT with one year of experience. They will pay for relocation, offer competitive benefits and salary. The position is Monday through Friday from 8a-5p. If interested please contact Monica Kinnard at 713-797-7281 or email at Monica.firstname.lastname@example.org. You can review the details of the position on the memorialhermann.org website.
(Posted August 21, 2012)
Founded in 1906, McLeod Health is a locally owned, not-for-profit health system inFlorence,SC.McLeodRegionalMedicalCenter, the flagship of a three-hospital system, is only a short drive toMyrtle Beachor Charleston. McLeod Outpatient Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine Services have recently moved to their new state-of-the-art facility on the McLeod Wellness Campus, adjacent to the McLeod Health andFitnessCenter. The building houses the services of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Work Recovery, Sports Medicine and the OccupationalTherapyHandCenter. We currently have a need for an Occupational Therapist, who is interested in Lymphedema. Sign-on package includes $10,000 sign-on bonus, $15,000 student loan repayment and $5000
Courtney D. Weaver
(Posted August 13, 2012)
Lymphedema/Wound Care Physical Therapist
The ElksWoundCenteris the dedicated expert in caring for wounds that won’t heal. Our multi-disciplinary team of experts is here to heal those wounds. It’s the focus of everything we do.
The Elks Wound Center is a partnership of Elks Rehab Hospital, the NW premier provider of rehab services since 1947, and St. Luke’s Regional Medical Center. We provide medical evaluation of patients with wound healing problems and specialized treatment of these wounds using the most advanced techniques, products, and services. We are staffed by a specialty-trained team of Physicians, Physical Therapists and Nurses dedicated to the treatment of wound healing problems. All treatments, including hyperbaric oxygen treatment, are provided in an outpatient setting.
We are seeking an enthusiastic licensed Physical Therapist preferably certified in LANA, to work within our dynamic wound centers. This position would include a full range of assessments, including debridement; TCC, Comprefit and Unna boot application, as well as knowledge of orthotics, the diabetic foot, amputees, gait and prosthetic training. The Tekscan Pressure Measurement System is utilized for assessment and treatment for the prevention of amputation in static foot pressure, dynamic foot pressure and wheelchair seating assessments. Education and clear instruction for the patient and family members is a must for safe and effective outcomes.
Boise is the epicenter for government, education, healthcare, culture and our recreational opportunities are endless. Idaho’s magnificent mountains host white water rafting, hiking, biking, skiing, camping and memories for a lifetime. Our numerous golf courses, restaurants, shopping, A-rated schools and thriving university community delivers education and enjoyment for all ages and in every season.
We have affordable living and amazing 4-season weather.Idaho is consistently listed as one of the best places to work and live in the U.S
- Graduate from an accredited Physical Therapy Program (New Grads welcome to apply!)
- Idaho Physical Therapy License
- Successful background and drug screen
- CPR Certification
- Minimum of a Bachelors degree required
- Evidence of interest in the treatment of Lymphedema and/or wound care patients
- A desire to work in a team environment
- LANA Certification desired
ALL CANDIDATES MUST COMPLETE AN ELKS REHAB SYSTEM on-line APPLICATION.
Contact Brenda Krueger at email@example.com with questions 208-489-4641/fax 208-489-4076
(Posted June 27, 2012)
Hallandale Beach, FL
Lymphatic Touch is in need of hiring two additional Lymphedema Therapist for their Hallandale Beach, FL office. COTA or OT full time, or PT/PTA.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 954-455-2110
(Posted June 21, 2012)
Dr. Kathryn Schmitz, Associate Professor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and principal investigator of the Physical Activity and Lymphedema Trial (PAL) is seeking to hire one or two certified lymphatic therapists in the Philadelphiaarea for up to 20 hours per week to work on her ongoing NIH funded clinical trial. Qualified applicants will have at least 2 years of experience in treating lymphedema since their certification. This ongoing trial, called WISER Survivor, is recruiting 555 overweight breast cancer survivors with lymphedema. The participants will be randomized to weight loss, exercise, both, or neither and followed for lymphedema outcomes and breast cancer recurrence biomarkers. All participants will be fitted with Jobst compression garments for the trial. The work will involve screening women with lymphedema symptoms, lymphedema evaluations, treating flare-ups, and garment fittings. The screenings, evaluations, and treatment will follow a specific research protocol. Interested parties are asked to send a resume and cover letter to Venetia Lambert at Venetia@mail.med.upenn.edu
(Posted June 18, 2012)
CarePartners Outpatient Rehabilitation Services
Occupational Therapist – Lymphedema Certified
The Certified Occupational Therapy is responsible for provision of
occupational therapy within the regulations of the NC Board of
Occupational Therapy to include patient administration/supervision of
treatments, teaching, documentation of services in the patients
medical record, appropriate communication/conduct.
Current Occupational Therapy license in the State of North Carolina.
Minimum of one year experience as a staff OTR
Basic computer skills
To learn more about this position or CarePartners, please contact
CarePartners HR department (828) 274-9567 ext 4225
To submit an application www.carepartners.org
(posted May 3, 2012)
Full Time M-F 8-4:30.
Position requires an Occupational or Physical Therapist who through advanced study,
specializes in rehabilitating patients with Lymphedema. This therapist’s high degree of specialization requires continuing education and advanced certification (LANA).
Organizes and conducts medically prescribed Lymphedema Therapy under the direct referral of a physician. Helps to restore and promote optimal physical function, fitness, wellness, and quality of movement and daily living skills to those afflicted with Lymphedema so they can return to a productive lifestyle. The staff member must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age and conditions of the patients served. The staff member must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth development of the life span and possess the ability to assess the clinical aspect of the patient’s condition as well as data reflective of the patient’s status. They must interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient’s requirements relative to his/her age-specific needs and to provide the care needed as described. This staff member must oversee technical and supportive staff to ensure continuity of care. This staff
member must be LANA certified or must be registered to sit for the exam. LANA certification requirements: Possess a current and unrestricted U.S. state license or registration or equivalent Canadian provincial or territorial license or registration as an OT, PT. Provide documented evidence of successful completion of 135 classroom hours of Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT) course work. Provide evidence of one year hands-on experience using Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT) in direct patient care following the completion of the CDT coursework. Position requires that the individual promotes a professional welcoming atmosphere that enhances the quality of service and care standards offered to clients, patients, and family members.
Basic Education: Bachelors Degree, AZ State Licensure Basic Experience 1 year
MLD/COT in direct patient care
Basic Field-of-Expertise: Bachelor Degree in OT or PT therapy from an accredited
university approved by the AOTA. Secondary LANA training and certification or
eligibility to sit for LANA exam.
Bud Harris, In house recruiter
(Posted April 13, 2012)
Occupational Therapist- Lymphedema SpecialistOpportunity
About the Position: Under general supervision, the occupational therapist provides occupational therapy services at an advanced skills level to individual patients according to the principles and practices of occupational therapy. Directs patient participation in selected tasks to restore, reinforce, and enhance performance; facilitates the learning of those skills and functions essential for adaptation and productivity.
The qualified candidate will be responsible for carrying out the following duties:
Evaluates patient using evidence based evaluation techniques.
Plans individualized occupational therapy program with a variety of sensorimotor, educational, recreational and social activities based on the individual’s physical capacity, intelligence level, and interests/goals.
Provides instructions in therapeutic procedures to be continued by the patient.
Coordinates occupational therapy activities in collaboration with the other members of the interdisciplinary team to facilitate achievement of goals established.
Maintains patient record, as required by profession, with accurate documentation to support medical necessity and functional abilities.
Through in-services/other educational opportunities, provides education to nursing, medical and ancillary services in rehab guidelines/practice models related to their specialty.
Utilizes safe patient handling techniques for all patient transfers, lifts and positioning.
Provides supervision of COTA’s and Rehab Aides as required by PA practice act.
Participates in mentoring of fellow staff and students as defined by clinical ladder.
Performs additional administrative duties as assigned, including, but not limited to, orientation, competency, training, participation in peer/performance reviews and in-services.
Assists leadership team in program development and performance improvement.
position available in thriving hospital-based outpatient practice
mix of lymphedema treatment, and other more typical occupational therapy treatments (for diagnoses of carpel tunnel, DeQuervains, wrist/hand fractures, epicondylitis, tendonitis, arthritis, CVA, s/p mastectomy, etc.)
primary lymphedema therapist forAdamscounty with good working relationship with area physicians
opportunity to work closely withAdamsCancerCenterpatients
clinical ladder in place allows ready advancement
opportunities for leadership on committees, participation in community events to provide physician/therapist education
Strong communication skills
WellSpan Health is a not-for-profit, community based health care system serving more than 650,000 people in south centralPennsylvaniaand northernMaryland.
YorkHospital, a 570+ bed, Level 1 Trauma Center, Magnet designated community teaching hospital, andGettysburgHospital, a 76-bed acute-care facility, are the cornerstones of the health system. WellSpan Health is building a 73-bed, state-of-the art WellSpan Surgery andRehabilitationHospitalthat will open in early 2012 to care for patients recovering from strokes, traumas, chronic disease complications and orthopedic injuries. The organization has received significant, national recognition, including being named a “Top 100 Integrated
Health Network” by Verispan, being one of the “Top 25 Connected Healthcare Facilities” by Health Imaging and IT andYorkHospitalhas been named a “Top 100 Hospital” by Solucient seven times. WellSpan Health is an integrated health system with more than 60 care sites, 8,500 employees and seven residency programs.
Certified in lymphedema treatment preferred (or willing to become certified)
Occupational Therapist and LANA Certified Lymphedema Therapist
Wellspan Adams Health Center
(Posted April 13, 2012)
Hallandale Beach, FL
Healing Hands of Lymphatics specializes in Lymphedema Therapy- Manual Lymph Drainage- Combined Decongestive Therapy Vodder Method and prefer a certified therapist in lymphedema management (at least 135 hours of training).
Position Available: Full time OT/COTA for therapist owned well established and reputable private outpatient Lymphedema Therapy Center in Hallandale Beach, FL. (Between Ft Lauderdale and Miami)
Looking for a dynamic, motivated and organized therapist who is good at multi-tasking.
Duties to include outpatient Lymphedema therapy (and on occasion-home visits with proper reimbursement.) Compression Garment fitting, Adaptive devices, Wound care experience, Kinesio Taping experience a plus. We are currently involved with local physicians and university doing Lymphedema research projects, with opportunities to be published and present at conferences.
Willing to assist with training if candidate is not certified.
Excellent benefits include medical insurance, retirement investment plan, paid vacation, paid holidays and continuing education. Please email resume to email@example.com or fax to 954-455-2324.
(Posted April 6, 2012)
Vanderbilt University, TN
Provide physical therapy services to patients who have impairments, functional limitations, disabilities, or changes in physical function and health status resulting from injury, disease or other causes. Actively collaborates with the health care/educational team to meet patient care, outcomes and system improvement objectives.
Key Functions and Expected Performances:
1.Evaluation-Completes Occupational /physical therapy assessment using the appropriate testing methods and equipment for the patient type, diagnosis and reason for referral. Demonstrates ability to:
a. Obtain information pertinent to the assessment including diagnosis, medical history, prior and current level of function.
b. Administer and score standardized tests and objective measures of deficit areas.
c. Perform a functional assessment and document patient
Job requires Bachelor’s and 1 year of experience or the equivalent. Previous Lymphedema experience preferred. LANA certification a plus.
As the largest, most well-respected employer in middleTennessee, we offer an unmatched benefits package – medical, dental, life, disability, AD&D, tuition benefits (employee/spouse/dependent children), retirement plan, and more. In addition, you’ll enjoy many perks including use of our state-of-the-art exercise facilities, child care and summer camp programs, pet insurance, domestic partner coverage, free bus rides to/from work, discounts on concerts and sporting events, and SO much more!
To learn more about this and other exciting opportunities, and to apply, visit: http://www.vanderbilt.jobs. Please reference job #1100746.
(Posted March 6, 2012)
Outpatient OTR/L Lymphedema Therapy
National Rehab Leader. One of the best economy’s in the country working in exceptional settings, living in great locations — urban, suburban, rural, eclectic, charming — you will find the ideal place for your needs, for raising your family, for making your life better.
Refer a professional for this job or a confidential job search and when we make a successful placement we will send you $1,500.00
Ready for a change? Want to work in an environment where clinical growth and program development is ongoing? Where in-house physicians attend team conference? Where there is peer support? LOOK NO FURTHER!
Acute rehabilitation offering specialized outpatient treatment just North of Washington DC’s beltway s inMaryland. We care for patients 18 years of age or older
2 years Lymphedema experience preferred.
Must have OTR/L, Must have CPR/BLS, Lymphedema certification preferred
New grads welcome to apply! PT and SLP positions as well
Eric M. Coble
eSource ER, Inc.
(Posted February 25, 2012)
Washington Hospital – Job Announcement
At Washington Hospital, we work together to achieve our personal best. From our progressive patient care programs, like “Please Ask”, to our participation in national and regional quality initiatives, we’ve created a unique environment where achieving your individual goals is always a team effort. Our 359-bed, not-for-profit, acute care district hospital situated beneath the beautiful foothills ofFremont,California, is seeking a full-time Lymphedema Therapist.
We are currently recruiting for Lymphedema Therapist.
In this role, you will provide professional Lymphedema services including evaluation, planning, treatment, documentation, and patient/family education. The ideal candidate will hold a degree in a clinical specialty area (physical therapy, occupational therapy or PT assistant) from an accredited program with at least 140 hours of instruction in Lymphedema. CA licensure and BLS certification are also required including two (2) to three (3) years clinical experience in a medical setting and three (3) to five (5) years of experience in Lymphedema treatment.
Please visit our website at www.whhs.com and apply for requisition 2011.00934 or contact Tracy Viereck, Human Resources,WashingtonHospital,2000 Mowry Ave.,Fremont,CA94538-1716 (510) 818-6238. E.O.E. Principals only, please.
(Posted February 22, 2012)
Anne Arundel Medical Center - Senior PT lymphedema Therapist
We are looking for a dynamic, motivated, and patient first oriented lymphedema physical therapist to lead and grow our team of certified lymphedema specialists. This full time position is right for someone that is ready to lead a great team and work closely with Dr. Lorraine Tafra and the other surgeons at AAMC. We additionally offer Oncology Rehabilitation and general rehab services. Our large, modern facility has multiple private treatment rooms and dedicated gym. We also work closely with the WoundCareCenterand the Spine & Joint Ctr.
Benefits available include medical/dental/vision, 24 days of PT0, 401K, and continuing education reimbursement. The salary is very competitive to private practice salaries! Send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 443-481-1148.
(Posted December 27, 2011)
Our Lymphedema & Rehabilitation Center is expanding and seeking two energetic, dedicated PT/OT CLTs to join our staff.
- Experience from any area of therapy welcome as we wish our program to be well rounded and to support varied interests of the team
- Experience as a CLT is a plus, however new graduates of the lymphedema therapy certification program will be well cared for. Mentoring available
- Sign-on Bonus
TheL&RCenterwas established in 2005 and is part of the Greater Baltimore Medical Center, a renowned and multi-servicecommunityHospital.
- It has grown to include 5 CLTs (soon to be 7 CLTs with you on board); has an active Medical Director, Dr Alan Kimmel who is part of the team and triages most of the patients referred; a wound care nurse who also addresses co-morbidity issues, and support staff
- Lymphedema patients are seen from multiple States and even several from out-of-the Country.
- Upper extremity, lower extremity, torso, groin, and head & neck outpatients are treated.
- Oncology rehabilitation is part of the care offered along with general rehabilitation
- There is a close association with theGBMCWoundCareCenter,CancerCenter,BreastCenter, andDanceCenterfor Head & Neck Cancer
- TheL&RCenterenjoys 11 treatment rooms and gym
- Equipment and supplies are on target
- Research and education opportunities
- Full benefits package
Visit the web site http://www.gbmc.org/lymphedema
Virginia A Moratz, OTR CHT CLT
(Posted November 25, 2011)
Founded in 1906, McLeod Health is a locally owned, not-for-profit health system in Florence, SC. McLeod Regional Medical Center, the flagship of a three-hospital system, is only a short drive to Myrtle Beach or Charleston. McLeod Outpatient Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine Services have recently moved to their new state-of-the-art facility on the McLeod Wellness Campus, adjacent to the McLeod Health and Fitness Center.
The building houses the services of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Work Recovery, Sports Medicine and the Occupational Therapy Hand Center. We currently have a need for an Occupational Therapist, who is either Lymphedema certified or willing to be certified in manual lymph drainage. Sign-on package includes sign-on bonus, student loan repayment and relocation assistance!
(Posted November 12, 2011)
We have a part-time or full-time outpatient PTA opening the first week of August. We are looking for someone with experience in, or interest in being trained in treating lymphedema patients. We offer an environment that focuses on one-on-one patient care and provides a mentoring program for all employees, with a thorough orientation and mentoring process for new employees.
Wages are competitive, and benefits start after 30 hours/week.
Contact: Amy Flinn, PT, CLT-LANA at Motion Recovery PT at email@example.com or (916) 649-0700. Resumes can be emailed or faxed to 916-649-2087
(posted October 23, 2011)
Immediate need for a PT/OT to provide lymphedema therapy. He/she will be joining two therapists who hare passionate about lymphedema and have vast experience in the field. Competitive salary and benefit package that includes health insurance, vacation/PTO, 401K. Lymphedema certification a plus. Interested candidate will be sent to certification training if not certified.
Please send inquiries and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
(Posted October 23, 2011)
Michigan State University
Is in need of a licensed Physical Therapy assistant or Occupational Therapy assistant who are interested in an exciting university setting in a well established Lymphedema Clinic. Position would include lymphedema clients as well as other outpatient orthopedic and neurologic clients. Please visit our website for more information about our facility, mission, and staff.
Mary Thiel MPT, Clinic Manager
Rehabilitation Medicine Clinic
Department of Radiology
MSU HT provider
Phone: 517 3557648
Fax: 517 4321319
(Posted September 3, 2011)
Well established, successful Occupational Therapy business specializing in Lymphedema Management located in Wilmington, NC is looking for a successor to replace owner who plans retirement. Eventual acquisition can be accomplished by outright purchase or earn out depending on circumstances of buyer. Applicants must be a licensed Occupationsl Therapist with certification in Lymphedema Management.
Interested Parties may contact Alicia Donatone at (910) 392-3986 or email inquires to LymphMgmt@gmail.com
(Posted August 29, 2011)
Life Care Centers of America, McMinnville Oregon
Life Care Centers of America offers many communities a well established resource for Lymphedema treatments through programs at many of our facilities. We currently have a need for an additional OT certified (or interested in getting certified) to treat Lymphedema in our McMinnville Oregon facility. This program is established and ever growing. LCCA is a privately owned company and offers outstanding facilities to work in, all ‘in house’ programs, excellent benefits, CEU’s, more reasonable productivity expectations, and a culture of service and care.
NW Division Director of Rehabilitation Recruitment
(Posted August 30, 2011)
Lymphatic Therapy Services, Inc., Las Vegas, NV
We are an outpatient, therapist owned private lymphedema practice. We have been in business over 10 years and are currently recruiting for a full time CLT or CLT-LANA occupational therapist, COTA or massage therapist. We offer competitive salary, 401K with emplolyer matching, paid vacation and health benefits. If you are interested in joining our expert and dedicated team of therapists, please fax or email your resume to Joanne Matz, OTR/L, CLT-LANA, email@example.com or 702-367-0614. We look forward to talking with you.
(Posted August 23, 2011)
Troy Hospital (formerly Beaumont Hospitals), Troy, MI
The OP Cancer Rehab Clinic at Beaumont Health System is looking for a PT with Lymphedema training.
Janet Wiechec Seidell
(Posted July 22, 2011)
Lymphatx in Boca Raton, Coral Springs and Boynton Beach, Florida
FLORIDA LICENSED THERAPISTS & LICENSED THERAPISTS ASSISTANTS NEEDED…
New Graduates Welcome!
Lymphatx is a well established clinic – in business for over 10 years. We are a team of Physical and Occupational Therapists (all certified lymphatic therapists) whose sole focus is Lymphedema Therapy. We have a growing, dynamic practice with offices in Boca Raton, Coral Springs and Boynton Beach, Florida.
If you are a warm and friendly person that wants to make an impact on people’s lives – please contact us – you would fit right in!
Check us out at www.lymphatx.com
If you are interested please contact Patricia (954-907-0826) and send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
(Posted June 23, 2011)
Lymphedema Program Director
Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist or RN
Provide clinical and management leadership (including strategic planning, budgeting and HR management) for Lymphedema Program using a medical model that is fully integrated across a patient delivery system that includes a rehab hospital, outpatient clinics and outpatient wound centers.
The successful candidate will serve as a leader of the Lymphedema Program including program design and development, continuous improvement measures and is ultimately responsible for the efficient and effective use of resources and staff.
The program director will also spend time in direct patient care in order to maintain a high level of clinical skill.
The Company- The Elks Rehab System is Southwest Idaho’s largest and most comprehensive rehabilitation and therapy provider. We are a hospital-based system with more than 25 outpatient facilities. We are a non-profit system that provides services to people in need regardless of their ability to pay.
Please visit the following sites for more information;
TO APPLY CONTACT:
Claudia Weathermon Tester
I’m happy to discuss the opportunity and our generous benefits plan more in depth.
-Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Nursing, Physical Therapy or Occupational Therapy
-Current LANA certification, CLT-LANA or equivalent
-At least five years of lymphedema experience in a direct patient care role
-At least 1-3 years in a clinical leadership and employee management role
-Demonstrated positive clinical work experiences with physicians and other medical professional, patients and families
-Successful history of identifying problems and finding solutions
-Superior interpersonal and group facilitation skills
-Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, complex medical environment and successfully manage multiple priorities
-Demonstrated work experience in analyzing data (financial and non-financial) and making formal presentations to varied audiences
-Ability to engage as a leader with Medical Director and other professionals as the leader of the clinical program
-Ability to be licensed as an Idaho RN, PT, or OT
-Successful background and Health Screen
Occupational Therapists needed. NEW GRADUATES WELCOME, NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED!!
Lymphatx is a well established clinic – in business for 10 years. We are a team of Physical and Occupational Therapists (all certified lymphatic therapists) that sole focus is Lymphedema Therapy. We have a growing, dynamic practice with offices in Boca Raton Coral Springs and Boynton Beach, Florida. If you are a warm and friendly person that wants to make an impact on peoples lives – please contact us – you would fit right in!Lymphedema Therapist – Using Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT) which includes a manual technique and compression bandaging, compression garment fitting, and patient education for the maintenance phase.
This is a highly specialized field and we will send you for lymphatic training and the certification to become specialized in Lymphedema, then transition into the field with a trainer/mentor.
Check us out at www.lymphatx.com
If you are interested please contact Patricia (954-907-0826) and send your resume to email@example.com
(Posted April 11, 2011)
PT/Lymphedema Therapist wanted in Clermont, FL
Job Type: Full-Time
Job Location: Clermont, Florida 34715
Job Role: Physical Therapist (PT)
Degree Required: BS
Job Setting: Private Practice- Clinic
Job Specialty: Ortho, Neuro & Lymphedema outpatient
Licensed Physical Therapist wanted for our growing office in Clermont, FL.
After one-year of solid performance, you’ll be given the chance to apply for
a rehab management position. Why should you begin a new career in Hohman Rehab and Sports Therapy?
- Owned & Operated by a PT
- Rehab Management Position available
- Rapidly Growing Company
- Excellent Pay, Benefits, & Bonuse
- Family & Close Team Environment!
You’ll grow in clinical excellence as trainings are performed frequently. To foster team growth team meetings are held every Monday morning. You’ll love being a part of this organization that fosters respect, freedom, autonomy, and independence.
Call us today to find out more about this amazing position!
Company: Hohman Rehab and Sports Therapy
Phone Number: 352-404-6908
Fax Number: 352-404-6909
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
(Posted March 24, 2011)
Lymphatic Center of Las Vegas
The Lymphatic Center of Las Vegas is seeking a full time certified lymphedema therapist (CLT) (40 hrs per week w/ possible Saturdays). The Lymphatic Center is a physician owned outpatient lymphedema clinic in southwest Las Vegas, operated by the healing hands of massage therapists. Our therapists have been through accredited lymphedema courses with the Academy of Lymphatic Studies. While an ACOLS education is not required, at least 135 hrs of lymphedema training is. LANA certification preferred or the willingness to obtain. Current NV MT license, NCBTMB, and at least one year of field work needed in exchange for a caring, friendly environment to help improve the quality of life for our patients suffering with lymphedema. Must be a team player, ability to learn quickly and utilize the knowledge learned in your training courses. Must have good understanding of drainage pathways and tributaries, proficient wrapping skills, as well as be friendly, outgoing and compassionate. This salaried position is available immediately.
If interested, please fax your resume and salary requirements to Mike Beaver, Office Manager, at 702-891-8866, or email to email@example.com
(Posted March 24, 2011)
Physical Therapist II for Vanderbilt Dayani Center for Health and Wellness
This is a full time (40 hour a week) position for a licensed physical therapist in the State of Tennessee to be the primary physical therapist in the Vanderbilt Lymphedema Therapy Program . Therapist must have certification in an approved lymphedema program, and a minimum of 3-5 years of experience with at least one full year of lymphedema experience.
Provide physical therapy services in an outpatient environment to patients who have impairments, functional limitations, disabilities, or changes in physical function and health status resulting from injury, disease or other causes. Actively collaborate with the health care/educational team to meet patient care, outcomes and system improvement objectives.
This position requires a Bachelor’s degree and 1 year of relevant experience. Candidates with 5 years experience preferred; Lymphedema certification and 1 year of lymphedema treatment developing or running program preferred.
Current TN Physical Therapist License.
This is a full-time position; 40 hours per week; Monday through Friday; shift to be determined based on needs of the department.
Background screens will be performed and education will be verified prior to employment. Please be prepared to provide required information and/or documentation.
To apply, go to
and search for physical therapy jobs; application is available online. For further information, contact Jane Wcislo, director of Physical Therapy at the Vanderbilt Dayani Center at 615-322-4751.
(Posted March 7, 2011)
Healing The Generations
Healing The Generations is proud to announce that our lymphedema clinic is ready for expansion. We are looking for a certified lymphedema therapist to compliment our staff. We perform the Complete Decongestive Therapy and Wound Care directly in our clinic. We are a privately owned and operated by Physical Therapists.
If you are interested please fax us your resume and schedule an interview with the owners Nadine and Wouter.
Nadine Verdebout, P.T., C.L.T.
Wouter Vanderhorst, P.T., C.L.T.
Healing The Generations, Inc.
14141 46th Street North, Suite 1202
Clearwater, FL 33762
Healing The Generations specializes in CranioSacral Therapy, Manual Therapy, Complete Decongestive Therapy (Lymphedema) and Sensory Integration Therapy
(Posted February 28, 2011)
PRN Opportunity for a CDT Professional
at LifeCare Hospitals of Plano!
At LifeCare Hospitals of Plano, an innovative provider of specialty acute medical care, you will find a caring environment that’s right for you – where the potential for growth is always present.
If you’re ready to experience all life has to offer,
then come find out what LifeCare has to offer!
A great PRN opportunity is available in Plano, TX for a:
Certified CDT Professional
Ideal candidate will be a PT, OT, PTA, RN or LVN
with experience working with lymphedema patients.
Complete Decongestive Therapy certification required!
What’s in it for you?
• Excellent wages
• Great benefits
• Flexible schedules
• Balanced work/life style
If interested, please email your resume to:
(Posted February 12, 2011)
orthopedic diagnoses. All treatments are individualized, one-hour
sessions which allows us to provide optimal, comprehensive therapy to
We are looking for a PT who is a Certified Lymphedema
professional growth and management possibilities. Clinic is located
less than 5 mins from Wrightsville Beach in beautiful coastal
Wilmington, North Carolina
Please contact Jennifer Whaley, PT, CLT/ owner with any questions:
Resumes can be faxed to (910) 798-2319
(Posted January 7, 2011)
Home Health Lymphedema PT Needed in Melbourne, FL
National Home Health Company is expanding in Eastern Florida and is looking for a Permanent Home Health Physical Therapist to join their staff. Lymphedema experience is preferred. The location is around the Melbourne, Florida area along the eastern coast. Please call Eric Halpern at 954-837-2621 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
(Posted December 1, 2010)
Providence Portland Medical Center- Portland, OR
We are looking for a Physical Therapist who is a certified lymphedema therapist to work in our busy and fast paced outpatient clinic. Ability to evaluate and treat orthopedic patients is also necessary. We are a large multi disciplinary clinic with a fun staff located in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Great benefits, continuing education opportunities, clinical tracks, and retirement plans are all available. For more information please contact Tracy Hulleman- Lead Physical Therapist email@example.com
(Posted November 26, 2010)
Fairview Home Care and Hospice Minneapolis/St Paul, MN
Physical Therapist – Lymphedema Certified
Responsible for planning and implementing physical therapy assessments and treatment procedures in the home setting with the client and their family while working within the scope of PT registration and under physicians order.
Current Physical Therapy license in the State of Minnesota.
Current CPR (BLS for Health Care Providers) certification.
Minimum of one year recent experience as a staff RPT in a clinical setting.
Basic computer skills, reliable transportation, valid MN driver’s license (or license that matches your current permanent residence), current and adequate auto insurance.
To apply – please visit www.fairview.org and reference job# 09-29174
You may also contact Christofer Burgers at 612-672-2946 or firstname.lastname@example.org
(Posted November 17, 2010)
Physical Therapist/Wound Care Clinician,FT or PRN
Piedmont Fayette Hospital, Fayetteville, GA
At Piedmont Fayette Hospital, we’re committed to providing the perfect balance between health and care. It’s what we call the Piedmont Promise, and it defines our belief that every person who walks into a Piedmont Healthcare facility should be cared for in a genuine, respectful, and heartfelt way. For healthcare professionals who share our philosophy, our 157-bed acute care facility offers a supportive environment that fosters professional challenge and growth, and at the same time, promotes a positive work/life balance. We are currently in a search for a Full-time or a PRN Physical Therapist/Wound Care Clinician for our busy multidisciplinary outpatient wound care center.
The responsibilities will include the following: The assessment, evaluation, and treatment of patients, specifically those with acute and/or chronic wounds, ostomy management and education as well as management of fistulae, tubes, skin, and incontinence issues. Works in conjunction with physicians, nursing staff and ancillary staff to evaluate, propose, plan and perform patient assessment and treatments.
Current PT or RN licensure in the state of Georgia
Designation as a Certified Wound Specialist
Lymphedema certification preferred
Tact, discretion, diplomacy, and ability to work effectively with others
Excellent communication skills
The ability to evaluate and/or interpret information and make independent decisions
The ability to lift and transfer patients exerting 50 to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 25 to 50 pounds frequently
The sensory skills to differentiate clinical signs and symptoms
The emotional stamina to deal with a variety of stressful situations, including emergency response to patient incidents
Candidates may apply at: http://tinyurl.com/26wekay
(Posted November 3, 2010)
Healing Hands of Lymphatics – Hallandale Beach, FL
We are looking for a full time/part time or contract PT, OT or COTA certified in lymphedema management with at least 135 hours of training. Must be a dynamic and motivated therapist who is organized and good at multi-tasking. Duties to include outpatient Lymphedema therapy. Compression Garment fitting, Adaptive devices, Wound care experience, Kinesio Taping experience a plus. We are currently involved with local physicians and university doing Lymphedema research projects, with opportunities to be published and present at conferences.
Benefits include medical insurance, retirement investment plan, paid vacation, paid holidays and continuing education reimbursement. Please email resume to email@example.com or fax to 954-455-2324. Or contact the office manager Margaret Glaser at 954-455-2110. www.lymphatictouch.com
(Posted November 1, 2010)
OAA Lymphedema Therapist
Job Title: Lymphedema Therapist
Department: Physical Therapy
Reports To: Lymphedema Therapy Manager
FLSA Status: Non-exempt Hourly—Part-Time/Full-Time
Summary: Seeking Physical Therapist/Assistant, Occupational Therapist/Assistant certified in Manual Lymphatic Drainage/Complete Decongestive Therapy.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:
- Performs comprehensive assessment and evaluation.
- Assists the physician in evaluating disability, injury or disease process of individual patients, and in determining the patient’s level of function.
- Interprets plans, establishes and implements the proper treatment in accordance with the physician’s orders.
- Administers medically prescribed lymphedema treatment plan.
- Contacts the physician directly for patient reports and care as needed.
- Records appropriate documentation of the patient’s progress.
- Observes and records activities and findings in the clinical record and report to the physician the patient’s reaction to treatment and any changes in patient’s condition, or when there are deviations from the plan of care.
- Instructs the patient and caregiver in care and use of physical therapy devices.
- Other duties may be assigned.?
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
Education and/or Experience:
- Certified/Registered Physical/Occupational Therapy/Assistant
- 2 years experience in the field of lymphedema
- LANA certification preferred (or willing to seek certification)?
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Must be licensed in the State of Pennsylvania and certified to administer lymphedema treatments
Other Skills and Abilities:
- Ability to multitask
- Flexible team player
- Computer database software and Internet software
- Problem-solving skills
- Ability to communicate effectively and develop and maintain effective relationships
- Manual therapy skills
- Bi-lingual/Spanish skills for interpreting a plus
- Must be able to assist patients on tables and equipment
To apply for employment at OAA, please send a letter of interest including salary requirements and your CV to:
OAA Orthopaedic Specialists Human Resources
Mary Anne Nastasee
250 Cetronia Road, Suite 303
Allentown, PA 18104
e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
(Posted November 1, 2010)
Stanford Hospital & Clinics
We stand for TEAMWORK. Be a part of what sets us apart. A career at Stanford Hospital & Clinics isn’t just about doctors and patients. It’s about taking pride in what you do, both in and out of work, and knowing that you play an integral role in something bigger. We give you the professional freedom. It’s up to you how you choose to use it. LYMPHEDEMA PHYSICAL THERAPIST In this part-time position in our Rehab Services Department, you will act as a senior therapist, developing treatment plans for complex cases, take a leadership role in multi-disciplinary care team discussions, serve as a clinical care advisor/guide to less experienced therapists, and participate in program development, performance improvement and development of departmental policies/procedures. To succeed in this specialized position, you must be a graduate of an accredited school of Physical Therapy, with a Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctorate degree with 2 years of clinical experience, CA PT license, certification as a Certified Lymphedema Therapist and AHA/BLS certification. Candidates interested in learning more about joining our team may view and apply to Job #17469 at: www.WeStandForCare.com. We also invite you to contact Julie Murchison at: email@example.com. Equal Opportunity Employer www.WeStandForCare.com
BenchMark Physical Therapy – Austell, GA
We are looking for a PT that is Lymphedema certified to work in outpatient
orthopedic setting treating a combined caseload of orthopedics and
Lymphedema patients. Busy multi-therapist clinic provides fun work
environment, strong leadership and clinicians that treat orthopedics as well
as specialty needs like Lymphedema and Women’s Health issues. Company will provide funding for certification for serious candidate. Great benefit
package includes health/dental/vision insurance, annual CE funds,
holidays/PTO and more. For more information on this opportunity please
contact or submit resume to Pamela Mountz at firstname.lastname@example.org or 423.238.8901. Visit our website at www.benchmarkpt.com to learn more about these and other opportunities.
(Posted October 15, 2010)
Florida Hospital Orlando
Florida Hospital is a place where your talents make a difference in the holistic care we provide. Join our team and you’ll see that our mission to treat the whole person is coupled with our commitment to provide meaningful opportunities.
With eight distinct campuses and 12 Outpatient Centers throughout Central Florida, we offer the area’s leading career choices in Rehabilitation Services. You’ll be exposed to state-of-the-art programs and the latest in comprehensive treatment techniques. Not to mention, clinical ladders, flexible scheduling, competitive sign-on and retention bonuses, immediate benefits, relocation assistance, retirement and more.
We are currently looking for a full-time Lymphedema Physical Therapist to work at our outpatient Metrowest facility located right outside Orlando. Requirements are a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Therapy, Florida licensure and Lymphedema Certification.
Contact Matthew Janetzko at Matthew.Janetzko@flhosp.org or call 877-FLA-HIRE.
Apply online anytime at www.floridahospitalcareers.com/allied
(Posted October 5, 2010)
Northside Hospital Atlanta
Physical Therapist/Occupational Therapist. Reporting to the Rehab Manager the Physical or Occupational Therapist will be responsible for developing and administering medically directed or prescribed lymphedema programs and treatments for teen, adult and geriatric inpatients and outpatients. They may also be asked to teach patient and employee educational programs.
The successful candidate will have:
B.S. or higher degree in Physical Therapy or Occupational Therapy. Must be certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) for adults, children, and infants. Certification from an accredited lymphedema program (LANA certification) preferred.
To apply, please visit our website at www.northside.com and fill out an online application for job # 23588 or contact:
Dana Bible, Employment Recruiter, Northside Hospital, 1000 Johnson Ferry Road, Suite 400, Atlanta, Georgia 30342
(Posted August 27, 2010)
AmeriCare Home Health Care
Openings for Lymphedema experienced PT, PTA, OT or COTA’s in the Volusia County and Duval County, Florida areas. Provide lymphedema treatment to patients in the setting of their own home. AmeriCare Home Health’s Lymphedema Program provides homebound patients access to the care they desperately need, but are physically unable to access in an outpatient setting.
PRN, Part Time and Full Time opportunities available. AmeriCare offers competitive rates and benefits.
Come join our family, where quality patient care is still the most important thing.
For more information, contact:
Anthony Hicks, OTR/L
(904) 994 5235
Apply on line at americarefl.com under the career tab or follow the link to: http://www.americarefl.com/careeroppertunities.html
(Posted August 27, 2010)
A Hospital in eastern Texas needs a Physical Therapist (Lymphedema experience (or previous “exposure” to it) is preferred.
Responsibilities: providing physical therapy services to patients (including a focused population); provide evaluation and treatment to patients; completion of written documentation of patient evaluation and treatment; participation in departmental meetings, multidisciplinary meetings, in services and projects.
Qualifications: license as a physical therapist in the State of Texas, or eligibility and evidence of application – must possess a current and valid CPR card.
For additional information on this opportunity, please contact Cristy Minton Beacon Search Consultants, Inc. 2692 N W 79th Avenue, Suite 200 Margate, Florida 33063
(Posted August 26, 2010)
Bermuda Hospitals Board is looking for an experienced PT/Clinical Lymphedema Therapist or Occupational Therapist/ Clinical Lymphedema Therapist to provide locum cover for a period of 3 years at the King Edward Memorial Hospital, Bermuda. The employee will be required to evaluate and treat outpatients and some inpatients in the Lymphedema clinic. This will include manual lymphatic drainage, provision of compression garments, compression bandaging, exercise prescription, treatment plans and goals.
Salary: BP 25-27 $74,778.00 – $80,495.00 per annum (pro-rated)
If you want to make a difference, and if your experience and qualifications match the above criteria, visit www.bermudahospitals.com, and apply through BHB Jobs NOW.
Select “Work at BHB” and follow the steps.
Human Resources, Montrose Building,
King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Bermuda, DV02
Tel: (441) 239-2030
(Posted August 17, 2010)
Anchor Home Health Services, LLC.
Occupational Therapist Needed. Located in Martin County, Florida. Looking for an OT with lymphedema certification. Prefer a candidate that lives in the Martin/ St. Lucie County area. Home health experience would be helpful. A clean driving record is required. Resumes can be emailed to Ellen Moran at email@example.com or faxed to (772) 463-6018.
Lymphatic Center of Las Vegas
Is looking to hire several certified lymphatic therapists…this may be part-time or “on-call” or develop into full-time depending on their and our situation
Contact: Steven Sion at firstname.lastname@example.org – phone 702-580-4277
(Posted June 3, 2010)
FirstLantic Healthcare is a privately owned and operated home healthcare company with offices in Delray Beach and Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The company has been dedicated to helping patients in the comfort and privacy of their homes since 2000. We have a Home Edema Management program focused on the geriatric population with lymphedema. Our program is unique in that it is managed by a Certified Lymphedema Therapist.
Current Job Opportunities Available: PT, PTA, OT
Hire Status: Full Time, Part Time, PRN and independent contractors welcomed. Rates negotiable
Please contact Michelle Lewis PTA CLT at 561-613-7476.
(Posted March 9, 2010),