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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, Clinical

  • Full-time, Registered Nurse, Day 12-Hour Shift (details)

    Posted: 11/23/2015

    Position Req # NSG15-112/NSG15-114

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

    • 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.
  • Full-time, Social Work Case Management Coordinator, BSW (details)

    Posted: 01/05/2016

    Position Req # CLIN15-100

    Works in conjunction with Social Work Case Managers and the Coordinator as a community resource/insurance liaison for patients during their hospitalization, and facilitates transition into the community.

    Requirements: BSW required. Prior social work experience in a hospital or healthcare setting. This position requires a high level of problem solving skills, good communications skills and resourcefulness in addressing patients’ needs.

  • Full time,Nursing Attendants (details)

    Posted: 01/07/2016

    Position Req #:      NSG15-117, NSG15-118

     Position Available: 2 Fulltime Nursing Attendants, 3pm-11pm

    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 required. Previous experience in a healthcare setting required. 

  • Full-time, Nursing Attendant, Neuro Unit (details)

    Posted: 01/07/2016

    Position Req #: NSG15-119

    Position Available: Nursing Attendant 7AM -3PM

    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 required. Previous experience in a healthcare setting required.

  • Full-time, RN/Patient Screener (details)

    Posted: 01/11/2016

    Position Req #: PTSC16-100

    We currently have a full-time opening for a Registered Nurse 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. 

  • Full-time, Physical Therapist Assistant (details)

    Posted: 01/15/2016

    Position Req # NET16-100

    We have a great opportunity for a full-time Physical Therapist Assistant/PTA to work at our network affiliate, United Hebrew in New Rochelle, NY.

    Responsibilities include providing direct patient care as prescribed by a licensed PT, patient treatments, conducting group sessions & participating in diversified functions as directed by a supervisory PT.

    Requirements: Must be a graduate from a 2-year Physical Therapy Assistant program and have the NYS Certification or be eligible.

  • Full-time, Nursing Attendant, Stroke Unit (details)

    Posted: 02/01/2016

    Position Req #: NSG15-113

    Position Available: Nursing Attendant 7AM -3PM

    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 required. Previous experience in a healthcare setting required.

  • Full-time, Director, Patient Screening (details)

    Posted: 02/09/2016

    Position Req# PTSC16-101

    Responsibilities:

    • Directs, supervises, and trains the screening staff comprised of Registered Nurses.
    • Prepares and participates in marketing presentations to various referring hospitals and staff regarding the type of services provided by Burke, the admission criteria, lengths of stay, etc.
    • Obtains patient information from referral sources to initiate the application process and conducts telephone interviews with appropriate rehabilitation staff to determine status of patient.
    • Visits patients in hospitals or other institutions, when appropriate, to determine candidacy for admission.
    • Recommends admission/rejection for patient in accordance with third party criteria and communicates recommendations to referring source.
    • Maintains close liaison with the Business office to facilitate financial screening of prospective patients.
    • Establishes good rapport and cooperative working relationships with Hospital staff and referral sources.
    • Other duties as assigned.

    Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing.
    • Minimum 5 years relevant hospital experience plus a minimum of an additional 2 years managerial experience.
    • NYS RN license required. CRRN strongly preferred.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Must have valid NYS Drivers license and be able to drive to nearby hospitals.

+ Rehabilitation Hospital, Non-Clinical

  • Part time, Environmental Services Attendant (details)

    Posted: 12/09/2015

    Position Req#:       ES15-102

    Position Available:     Environmental Services Attendant

    Part-time 18.75 hours, (every other Saturday)                                        

    Responsibilities:   Cleans and services Hospital building areas and performs a variety of housekeeping duties to maintain the Hospital in an orderly and sanitary condition. Assigned to laundry duties on scheduled weekends.

    Demonstrates ability to read and comprehend English, such as typically acquired through a 6th grade education or equivalent related work experience.  Ability to work with other staff and patients. Must be able to cover alternate weekends on the day shift 7am-3pm.  

  • Full-time, Patient Scheduling Representative, Armonk (details)

    Posted: 01/19/2016

    Position Req #:           OS16-100

    Position Available:     Outpatient Patient Scheduling Representative

                                                        Armonk Outpatient Clinic

    Responsibilities: Obtains insurance and demographic information from patients upon receipt of a referral (prescription). Coordinates daily scheduling of patients for PT.OT, SP at the Armonk clinic .Verifies insurance eligibility with insurance companies and coordinates daily scheduling    of patients. Collect co-pays and handles front desk duties.

    Requirements:  High School diploma preferred.  College degree preferred.  Minimum 2-3 years insurance/billing experience required.  Healthcare environment experience preferred.  Heavy  telephone contact with physicians, clinical staff and patients.  Must be able to communicate with diplomacy and tact at all times. Computer experience. Excellent customer service skills in dealing with patients face to face and on the telephone.

  • Part-time Tray Passer (details)

    Posted: 02/01/2016

    Position Available: Tray Passer

    Position Req#: FS16-100

    Part-time – 4:15 - 7:15p (15 hrs/every weekend)

    Responsibilities: The main responsibility of this position is to politely and efficiently pass trays to each patient.

    Requirements: Preferred candidate will have High School Diploma, must be able to read and write English well. Able to work with patients, Nursing, and Food Service Department.