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How is Burke Different?

At Burke, our greatest asset is our people. All of us share the same passion: to help our patients recover as fully as possible and to discover new therapeutic approaches to our patients’ disabilities.  It is our mission.

Burke is committed to attracting and retaining top quality talent, who are experts in the fields related to stroke, brain or spinal cord injury; neurological conditions; knee or hip replacement; amputation; pulmonary or cardiac disease. Burke offers career opportunities in all areas of patient care, research and administration.  If you are an expert in your field and dedicated to service excellence, we invite you to join our team.

Below is a list of positions that are currently available at Burke Rehabilitation Hospital and our Medical Research Institute as well as for our affiliates who are part of the Burke Rehabilitation Network: Schnurmacher Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing and United Hebrew Geriatric Center of New Rochelle.

We update our postings on a frequent basis, so please visit our site often.  To apply, complete an employment application and submit via email to careers@burke.org or fax to 914-798-4321 and make sure to indicate the position title and requisition number being applied for in the subject area.

Please click on the "+" symbol below to expand the list of available openings.

+ Rehabilitation Hospital, Non-Clinical

  • Patient Financial Services Representative (details)

    Posted: 08/18/2014

    Full-time:  Monday-Friday

    Responsibilities:  Account review to ensure accurate insurance information.  Third Party billing, follow up and collection of all outstanding monies due.

    Requirements: High School Diploma and minimum 1-2 years of third party in-patient accounts receivable billing and follow-up experience. Knowledge of MEDITECH preferred. 

  • Assistant Coordinator (details)

    Posted: 08/21/2015

    Position Req #: METS15-100


    Position Available:Assistant Coordinator, Memory Evaluation Treatment Program

    Part-time, 18 hours per week

    Responsibilities: Schedules and confirms appointments for patients. Performs clerical work to include typing, filing, creating and maintaining patient charts. Answers department calls and emails. Collects all necessary information for insurance prior to patients’ visits. Ensures all related reports, labs and information is available in patients’ medical records prior to their appointment. Greet patients, measures and documents their vital signs, assists patients with completion of their forms. Assists the Senior Clinical Research Coordinator with clinical trials. Performs work as needed by physicians.

    Requirements: Bachelor’s degree or certificate in health-related field and/or demonstrated five years clerical experience in a health care setting. Proven technical abilities (Word & Excel). Experience working directly with patients. The ability to maintain utmost confidentiality in all work-related matters; Excellent phone etiquette and presence. Able to relate to patients and their disabilities in a positive manner.

+ Rehabilitation Hospital, Clinical

  • Patient Screener - Fulltime (details)

    Posted: 08/06/2015

    Position Req #: PTSC15-101

    We currently have a full-time opening for Registered Nurses to work as a Patient Screener. Duties include: Evaluate and screen prospective admissions at the main campus as well as various hospital facilities in Westchester and NYC to determine whether patients are clinically appropriate for Burke’s services.

    Requirements: Must be a New York State licensed Registered Nurse with a minimum of 2 years acute care and/or rehabilitation experience. B.S.N. required, CRRN preferred. Must possess excellent communication skills. Valid driver’s license required. 

  • Perdiem Occupational Therapist (details)

    Posted: 08/07/2015
    Position Req # INPT15-102
    The therapist will provides direct restorative treatment for patients, carry out administrative duties associated with patient care, and contribute to the department operations.Perdiem opportunities for inpatient programs
    B.S. or Masters in Occupational Therapy. Current NYS license required.  
    Must be available to provide coverage as needed during weekdays and Saturdays.
  • Perdiem Physical Therapist (details)

    Posted: 08/07/2015
    Position Req # INPT15-101
    The therapist will provides direct restorative treatment for patients, carry out administrative duties associated with patient care, and contribute to the department operations.Perdiem opportunities for inpatient programs
    B.S., Masters, or DPT. Current NYS license required.  
    Must be available to provide coverage as needed during weekdays and Saturdays.
  • Perdiem Speech Pathologist (details)

    Posted: 08/07/2015
    Position Req # INPT15-100
    Responsibilities include evaluating, diagnosing & providing treatment to patients with varied communication/swallowing disorders. The individual will plan & administer individual & group treatment programs, provide counseling services to patients & their families, as well as write evaluation reports.
    Must possess a Master’s Degree in Speech/Language Pathology, certification by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, & NYS license. CFYs not eligible to apply. Experience working with adult population required.
    Must be available to provide coverage as needed during weekdays and Saturdays.
  • Occupational Therapist (details)

    Posted: 08/21/2015

    Position Req # NET15-102

    Occupational Therapist

    We have a great opportunity for an OT to work at our network affiliate, United Hebrew, New Rochelle, NY.

    Will be responsible to provide evaluation and treatment for patients with a variety of diagnoses, carries out administrative duties associated with patient care, and contributes to inpatient program operations.

    B.S. or Masters in Occupational Therapy, current NYS License required.  Experience working in a SNF environment preferred.

  • Nursting Attendant- 2 West (details)

    Posted: 08/24/2015

    Full-time shift available:  11:00pm-7:00am

    Req #: NSG15-109 

    Responsibilities: Assists the professional nurse by performing routine functions of nursing. Assignments consist of 5-10 patients. Insures program and appointment scheduled timers are met. Transports patients to and from therapies and special appointments as necessary. Assists with non-nursing functions on unit as needed.

    Requirements:   High School diploma or equivalent education required. Previous experience working as a nurses aide required.

  • Registered Nurse, Night 12-Hour Shift (details)

    Posted: 08/26/2015

    Position Req # NSG15-108

    We are currently seeking an experienced full-time Registered Nurse for 12-Hour night shift.  The RN will administer all levels of patient care including assessment, treatment and discharge planning. 

     Requirements

    • Must be a graduate of accredited Registered Nurse Program.
    • Minimum 2 years experience working as a RN required. 
    • Med-Surg experience required, neuro experience preferred.
    • Current license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in New York State. 
    • Certification in Rehabilitation Nursing is encouraged. 
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Physical Therapist - United Hebrew (details)

    Posted: 09/01/2015

    Position Req #:            NET15-103

     Position Available:       Physical Therapist 

     Provides direct restorative treatment of patients,     carries out administrative duties associated with patient care, and contributes to program operations. 

     Requirements:   B.S., Masters or Doctorate in Physical Therapy.  NYS Physical Therapy license required.

  • Physical Therapist, Outpatient (details)

    Posted: 09/01/2015

    Position Req #: OS15-107

    Position Available: Physical Therapist, Outpatient Main campus

    Responsibilities: Provides direct restorative treatment of patients, carries out administrative duties associated with patient care, and contributes to department operations appropriate to the specific site.

    Requirements: B.S., Masters or Doctorate in Physical Therapy.  NYS licensed or eligible.